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Four Different Transdermal Doses of Rotigotine in Subjects With Idiopathic Restless Legs Syndrome

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00135993
First Posted: August 26, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2014
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Information provided by:
UCB Pharma
  Purpose

Subjects who meet the diagnosis of idiopathic restless legs syndrome (RLS) based on the 4 cardinal clinical features according to the International Restless Legs Syndrome Study Group (IRLSSG) are allowed to enroll in this trial.

The primary objective of this trial is to demonstrate that rotigotine (SPM 936) is efficacious in subjects with idiopathic restless legs syndrome. Additional objectives are to investigate the safety and tolerability of rotigotine.

Subjects will be randomized to receive either placebo, 1.125, 2.25, 4.5, or 6.75mg/day rotigotine in a 1:1:1:1:1 (active:placebo) fashion. Approximately 600 subjects will be enrolled in this trial, participating at approximately 60 sites. The maximum duration of the trial is approximately 8 months (consisting of a 4-week Titration Period, a 6-month Maintenance Period, a 7-day Taper Period, and a 30-day Safety Follow-Up Period).


Condition Intervention Phase
Restless Legs Syndrome Drug: Rotigotine Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Five-Arm Parallel-Group Trial to Investigate the Efficacy and Safety of Four Different Transdermal Doses of Rotigotine in Subjects With Idiopathic Restless Legs Syndrome

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Further study details as provided by UCB Pharma:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • IRLS sum score and CGI Item 1 score severity of illness [ Time Frame: From Baseline at the end of the Maintenance Period ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • IRLS Responder: A responder is a subject with a decrease of ≥50% in IRLS sum score [ Time Frame: From Baseline at the end of the Maintenance Period ]
  • CGI Item 1 Responder: A responder is defined as a subject with a decrease of ≥50% in CGI Item 1 [ Time Frame: From Baseline at the end of the Maintenance Period ]
  • Changes in CGI Items 2-3 (continuous) during the Maintenance Period; Change from Baseline in RLS-6 Rating Scales at the end of the Maintenance Period

Enrollment: 811
Study Start Date: May 2005
Study Completion Date: November 2006
Primary Completion Date: November 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Idiopathic restless legs syndrome

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of sleep disturbances
  Contacts and Locations
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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00135993


Locations
United States, North Carolina
Schwarz
RTP, North Carolina, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
UCB Pharma
Investigators
Study Director: UCB Clinical Trial Call Center UCB Pharma
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00135993     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SP0792
First Submitted: August 24, 2005
First Posted: August 26, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2014
Last Verified: September 2009

Keywords provided by UCB Pharma:
Idiopathic Restless Leg syndrome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Psychomotor Agitation
Restless Legs Syndrome
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Dyskinesias
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Psychomotor Disorders
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic
Dyssomnias
Sleep Wake Disorders
Parasomnias
Mental Disorders
N 0437
Dopamine Agonists
Dopamine Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs