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Study Evaluating Safety of Etanercept in Treatment of Patients With Moderate to Severe Psoriasiswith Etanercept

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00581165
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 27, 2007
Last Update Posted : December 27, 2007
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer

Brief Summary:
Evaluate (i) safety of etanercept in patients with moderate to severe psoriasis in Spain; (ii) the incidence of adverse events reported in these patients, and (iii) the role that age and concomitant therapy might play in the development of adverse reactions.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Psoriasis Drug: Etanercept Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 500 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluating Safety in Patients With Moderate to Severe Psoriasis Treated With Etanercept
Study Start Date : February 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Psoriasis
Drug Information available for: Etanercept

Intervention Details:
  • Drug: Etanercept
    recommended dose of enbrel is 25mg administered twice weekly.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Dermatology Quality of Life Index, Psoriasis Quality of Life Index and Physician Global assessment [ Time Frame: 18 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Reduction and/or withdrawal of systemic therapies, Proportion of patients with plaque psoriasis achieving PASI 50, 75 and 90 at each evaluation and BSA at each evaluation [ Time Frame: 18 months ]

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Informed consent signed by patients prior to study entry
  2. 18 years of age or older at screening visit
  3. Patients with moderate to severe psoriasis
  4. Patients who have failed conventional systemic treatment
  5. Patients who have a contraindication to conventional systemic therapy
  6. Patients who are intolerant to conventional systemic therapy
  7. A negative serum pregnancy test at screening in women of childbearing potential
  8. Able to self-inject study drug or have a designee who can do so
  9. In the opinion of the investigator, the patient will be able to comply with the requirements of the protocol

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00581165

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
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Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
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Responsible Party: Wyeth (Registry Contact: Clinial Trials Registry Specialist), Wyeth Identifier: NCT00581165    
Other Study ID Numbers: 0881A1-101781
First Posted: December 27, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 27, 2007
Last Verified: December 2007
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Skin Diseases, Papulosquamous
Skin 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