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SINGULAIR (R) as Complementary Therapy to Fixed Association Regimen (0476-363) (STAR)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier:
First received: March 6, 2007
Last updated: March 24, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
The purpose of this study is to assess the treatment effect of montelukast 10mg on the primary endpoint of Asthma Control Questionnaire(ACQ), over a 8-week period, in persistent asthma patients with or without allergic rhinitis.

Condition Intervention Phase
Asthma Drug: MK0476, montelukast sodium / Duration of Treatment: 8 Weeks Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open Label, Observational Study to Assess The Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of Added Singulair in Persistent Asthma Patients With or Without Allergic Rhinitis and Long Acting B-Agonist

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Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change of the asthma control questionnaire scores taken over 8 weeks

Enrollment: 198
Actual Study Start Date: November 1, 2005
Study Completion Date: May 17, 2006
Primary Completion Date: May 1, 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is currently a nonsmoker and has been a nonsmoker for at least 1 year
  • Patient with clinical evidence of mild/moderate asthma with or without allergic rhinitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has been treated in an emergency room for asthma within 4 weeks or has been hospitalized for asthma within 3 months prior to visit 1
  • Patient with severe asthma, upper respiratory infection, sinusitis, infectious rhinitis, non-allergic rhinitis
  • Patient has any active, acute, or chronic pulmonary disorder that is documented by history, physical examination
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00445107

Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
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Additional Information:
Study Data/Documents: CSR Synopsis  This link exits the site

Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00445107     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0476-363
Study First Received: March 6, 2007
Last Updated: March 24, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Leukotriene Antagonists
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A2 Inducers
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inducers
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on August 21, 2017