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Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF): A Long-Term Data Evaluation

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00203671
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 20, 2005
Last Update Posted : July 13, 2010
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by:
University of California, Los Angeles

Brief Summary:

The purposes of this study are:

  • To review past clinical use of mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) in kidney transplant patients;
  • To discover why doses were modified and how those modifications affected the survival and health of the transplanted kidney; and
  • To determine whether, therefore, the side effects of MMF that result in dose alterations are related to outcome.

Condition or disease
Kidney Diseases

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 651 participants
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF): A Long-Term Data Evaluation
Study Start Date : April 2006
Study Completion Date : May 2007

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Data from existing medical records of 651 UCLA patients who received a kidney transplant, between the dates of January 1, 1995 - December 31st, 2003 All data was reviewed and analyzed as part of this study.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Renal transplant recipients of either a cadaveric or living donor kidney.
  • 18 years of age or older.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Multiple organ transplant recipients.
  • Prior kidney transplant recipients.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00203671

Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, Los Angeles
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Principal Investigator: Alan H Wilkinson, MD University of California, Los Angeles
Study Chair: Ralph Barbeito, Ph.D. Novartis Pharmaceuticals

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00203671     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-05-018-01
First Posted: September 20, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 13, 2010
Last Verified: May 2007

Keywords provided by University of California, Los Angeles:
Mycophenolate Mofetil
Kidney Transplantation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Mycophenolic Acid
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Antibiotics, Antitubercular
Antitubercular Agents
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action