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An Open-Label, Multicentre, Long-Term Extension Study of Etanercept in Ankylosing Spondylitis

This study has been completed.
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First received: January 8, 2007
Last updated: January 12, 2007
Last verified: January 2007
The primary objective of this study was to determine the long-term safety of etanercept in adults with AS who had completed study 0881A3-311-EU.

Condition Intervention Phase
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Drug: Etanercept
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label, Multicentre, Long-Term Extension Study of Etanercept in Ankylosing Spondylitis

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Estimated Enrollment: 84
Study Start Date: June 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2004
Detailed Description:
This was an open-label, multicenter extension study that was conducted to evaluate the safety and efficacy of etanercept in the treatment of adult subjects with AS who had completed study 0881A3-311-EU. The study consisted of an open-label treatment period of up to approximately 96 weeks.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 66 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
  1. Completed the entire 12 weeks of therapy in study 0881A3-311-EU, or completed at least 8 weeks of therapy and returned for the week 12 visit in study 0881A3-311-EU.
  2. Negative serum β-HCG pregnancy test at baseline (all women of childbearing potential).
  3. Sexually active women of childbearing potential had to use a medically acceptable form of contraception. Medically acceptable forms of contraception included oral contraceptives, injectable or implantable methods, intrauterine devices, or properly used barrier contraception. Additionally, the use of condoms was suggested as an adjunct to the methods previously addressed to protect against sexually transmitted diseases and to provide additional protection against accidental pregnancy.
  4. Sexually active men had to agree to use a medically accepted form of contraception during the study.
  5. Able to reconstitute and self-inject test article or have a designee who can do so.
  6. Capable of understanding and willing to provide signed and dated written voluntary informed consent before any protocol-specific procedures were performed.
  7. Able to store injectable test article at 2°C to 8°C.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00421980

Gent, Belgium, 09000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
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Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00421980     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0881A3-312
Study First Received: January 8, 2007
Last Updated: January 12, 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Spondylitis, Ankylosing
Bone Diseases, Infectious
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Spinal Diseases
Joint Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors processed this record on May 25, 2017