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Single Dose Study Of GW856553 On A Protein That Is An Indicator For Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

This study has been completed.
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GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: November 21, 2005
Last updated: November 1, 2012
Last verified: October 2012
This study is designed to compare a range of doses of GW856553 versus placebo on the biomarkers associated with rheumatoid arthritis

Condition Intervention Phase
Arthritis, Rheumatoid Drug: GW856553 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomised, Placebo-controlled, Parallel Group Single Dose Study of GW856553 in Patients With Active RA to Investigate the C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Dose Response Relationship

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • C-reactive protein (CRP) levels 72 hours post-dose. [ Time Frame: 72 hours post-dose. ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • C-reactive protein (CRP) levels 24 and 48 hours post-dose [ Time Frame: 24 and 48 hours post-dose ]

Enrollment: 51
Study Start Date: November 2005
Study Completion Date: November 2006
Primary Completion Date: November 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion criteria:

  • Must have a diagnosis of RA according to the revised 1987 criteria of the American College of Rheumatology.
  • Must have 3 or more swollen or 3 or more tender/painful joints at screening.
  • Must be on stable weekly methotrexate (2.5mg-25mg) for at least eight weeks prior to screening.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Must not be morbidly obese.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00256919

GSK Investigational Site
Plovdiv, Bulgaria, 4000
GSK Investigational Site
Sofia, Bulgaria, 1233
GSK Investigational Site
Sofia, Bulgaria, 1431
GSK Investigational Site
Erlangen, Bayern, Germany, 91056
GSK Investigational Site
Muenchen, Bayern, Germany, 80639
GSK Investigational Site
Bad Bramstedt, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, 24576
GSK Investigational Site
Hamburg, Germany, 21075
GSK Investigational Site
Madrid, Spain, 28046
GSK Investigational Site
Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 15706
GSK Investigational Site
Sevilla, Spain, 41071
GSK Investigational Site
Linkoeping, Sweden, SE-582 25
GSK Investigational Site
Uppsala, Sweden, SE-753 23
GSK Investigational Site
Donetsk, Ukraine, 83045
GSK Investigational Site
Kharkiv, Ukraine, 61002
GSK Investigational Site
Kiev, Ukraine, 01030
GSK Investigational Site
Kyiv, Ukraine, 03680
GSK Investigational Site
Lviv, Ukraine, 79010
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline Identifier: NCT00256919     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RA3103730
Study First Received: November 21, 2005
Last Updated: November 1, 2012

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
rheumatoid arthritis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases processed this record on September 21, 2017