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Non-interventional Study -Observe Treatment Efficacy in Maintaining Symptoms Control in Schizophrenia With Seroquel XR

This study has been completed.
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First received: September 9, 2008
Last updated: February 4, 2010
Last verified: February 2010

the primary purpose of the study is to observe symptoms control in schizophrenia for 6 months in patients treated with Seroquel XR.

PLEASE NOTE: Seroquel SR and Seroquel XR refer to the same formulation. The SR designation was changed to XR after consultation with FDA.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Non-interventional Study to Observe Treatment Efficacy in Maintaining Symptoms Control in Patients With Schizophrenia, Treated With Seroquel XR

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale - BPRS [ Time Frame: monthly/ at every clinic visit- 7 times ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical Global Impression Severity of Illness - CGI -S [ Time Frame: monthly/ at every clinic visit- 7 times ]
  • Clinical Global Impression Improvement CGI -I [ Time Frame: monthly/ at every clinic visit except first visit- 6 times ]
  • Quality of Life Enjoyment & Satisfaction Questionnaire - Short Form ( Q - LES - Q - SF) [ Time Frame: twice/first and last clinic visit ]

Enrollment: 578
Study Start Date: August 2008
Study Completion Date: September 2009
Primary Completion Date: September 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Schizophrenia patients stabilized on Seroquel XR


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
The programme will include schizophrenia patients stabilized on Seroquel XR from community sample

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients will have a diagnosis of schizophrenia , as defined by DSM-IV-TR and their symptoms are controlled with Seroquel XR therapy started approximately 1 month before
  • All eligible patients will be included in the protocol provided they will receive detailed information in advance and will sign consent to grant access to their own data collected during this programme.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • All the patients who have a known hypersensitivity to Seroquel XR/quetiapine or any of its excipients will not be included in this study.
  • As per valid Romanian SmPC, concomitant medication, that could result in drug interactions and could jeopardise patient safety will be carefully considered before having the patient enrolled.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00750087

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Alba, Romania
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Arad, Romania
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Bacau, Romania
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Baia Mare, Romania
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Bistrita, Romania
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Botosani, Romania
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Braila, Romania
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Brasov, Romania
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Bucuresti, Romania
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Calarasi, Romania
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Campina, Romania
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Cluj Napoca, Romania
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Cluj, Romania
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Constanta, Romania
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Craiova, Romania
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Deva, Romania
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Galati, Romania
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Giurgiu, Romania
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Horezu, Romania
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Iasi, Romania
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Oradea, Romania
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Pitesti, Romania
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Ploiesti, Romania
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Ramnicu Valcea, Romania
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Satu Mare, Romania
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Sibiu, Romania
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Siret, Romania
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Slatina, Romania
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Slobozia, Romania
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Targoviste, Romania
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Targu Mures, Romania
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Timisoara, Romania
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Zalau, Romania
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Chair: Beatrice Costea AstraZeneca
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hans Eriksson - Medical Science Director, AstraZeenca Identifier: NCT00750087     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-NRO-SER-2008/1
Study First Received: September 9, 2008
Last Updated: February 4, 2010

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders
Quetiapine Fumarate
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
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