Mycophenolate vs Azathioprin in Autoimmune Hepatitis

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier:
First received: May 28, 2008
Last updated: May 29, 2008
Last verified: May 2008
A study with 20 de novo patients with autoimmune hepatitis, 10 receiving azathioprin and 10 receiving mycophenolat mofetil.

Condition Intervention Phase
Autoimmune Hepatitis
Drug: Treatment with mycophenolat mofetil
Drug: Treatment with azathioprin
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:

Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: I
Drug: Treatment with mycophenolat mofetil
Active Comparator: II Drug: Treatment with azathioprin


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • De novo autoimmune hepatitis
  • Consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • age below 18
  • pregnancy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00687180

Rigshospitalet, Dept. of Hepatology A-2121
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Rigshospitalet, Denmark
  More Information

Responsible Party: Bent Hansen, Chief of Dept. of Hepatology A-2121, Rigshospitalet, Denmark Identifier: NCT00687180     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MMF vs Imurel 
Study First Received: May 28, 2008
Last Updated: May 29, 2008
Health Authority: Denmark: Ethics Committee
Denmark: National Board of Health

Keywords provided by Rigshospitalet, Denmark:
Prednisolone dosage

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hepatitis, Autoimmune
Autoimmune Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepatitis, Chronic
Immune System Diseases
Liver Diseases processed this record on May 26, 2016