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Efficacy and Safety of FTY720 in de Novo Adult Renal Transplant Recipients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ) Identifier:
First received: October 13, 2005
Last updated: November 1, 2011
Last verified: November 2011
This study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of FTY720 combined with cyclosporine and corticosteroids in patients receiving a kidney transplant.

Condition Intervention Phase
Renal Transplantation
Drug: FTY720
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Two-year Extension of a One-year, Multicenter, Randomized, Partially-blinded Study of the Safety and Efficacy of FTY720 Combined With Corticosteroids and Full or Reduced-dose Cyclosporine, USP [Modified] (Novartis Brand) in de Novo Adult Renal Transplant Recipients

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Further study details as provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • IA, IB, IIA, IIB or III diagnosed by biopsy according to Banff 97 criteria within 36 months post transplant
  • Permanent resumption of dialysis within 36 months post transplant
  • Surgical removal of graft within 36 months post transplant
  • Death within 36 months post transplant
  • Discontinuation within 36 months post transplant

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • FEV1 , FVC, DLCO within 36 months post transplant
  • Serum creatinine and estimated creatinine clearance within 36 months post transplant
  • Absolute lymphocyte count within 36 months post transplant

Estimated Enrollment: 396
Study Start Date: May 2002
Primary Completion Date: November 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria

- Completion of Core study

Exclusion Criteria

Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00239902

Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: Novartis Novartis
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Responsible Party: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT00239902     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CFTY720A0121E1
Study First Received: October 13, 2005
Last Updated: November 1, 2011

Keywords provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):
Transplantation, kidney, and organ transplantation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fingolimod Hydrochloride
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on May 25, 2017