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Maintenance of Benefit With Atomoxetine Hydrochloride in Adolescents With ADHD

This study has been completed.
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First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: December 12, 2006
Last verified: December 2006
The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability of atomoxetine administered once daily in the treatment of adolescents with ADHD after 8 weeks and after 52 weeks

Condition Intervention Phase
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
Drug: Atomoxetine
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Maintenance of Benefit After 8-Week and 52-Week Treatment With Atomoxetine Hydrochloride in Adolescents With ADHD

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Assess the difference in maintenance of response at 52 weeks between atomoxetine dosed at 0.8mg/kg/day vs.1.4 mg/kg/day measured by ADHDRS-IV-Parent:Inv

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Assess the relationship between different dosing titrations & tolerability at 4 wks, & efficacy at 8 wks; effect of atomoxetine on adaptive,family functioning, academic performance, GPA, health status,health risk behaviors at 8 wks & 52 wks

Estimated Enrollment: 520
Study Start Date: March 2004
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2006

Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 16 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must have ADHD.
  • Must be 13-16 years of age.
  • Must be able to swallow capsules.
  • Expected to achieve score of 70 or more on IQ test
  • Willing and reliable to keep appts. for clinic visits and test

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Treatment within last 30 days with a drug that has not received regulatory approval for any indication.
  • Patients who weigh less than 40 kg or greater than 70 kg.
  • Patients with documented history of Bipolar I or II disorder, or psychosis
  • Patients with documented history of autism, asperger's syndrome or pervasive developmental disorder
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00191035

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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00191035     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 7974
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: December 12, 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity
Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Mental Disorders
Atomoxetine Hydrochloride
Adrenergic Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on April 28, 2017