Phase II Study of KPS-0373 in Patients With Spinocerebellar Degeneration (SCD)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Identifier:
First received: March 16, 2009
Last updated: February 1, 2010
Last verified: February 2010
To evaluate the efficacy, safety and pharmacokinetics profile of KPS-0373 in patients with SCD

Condition Intervention Phase
Spinocerebellar Degeneration
Drug: KPS-0373
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label, Phase II Study of KPS-0373 in Patients With SCD

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Further study details as provided by Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Scale for the assessment and rating of ataxia (SARA), ADL(Flow-FIM), Patient Improvement Impression [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: KPS-0373


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • SCD with mild to moderate ataxia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with secondary ataxia
  • Patients with clinically significant hepatic, renal, or cardiovascular dysfunction
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00863538

Hokkaido Region, Japan
Kansai Region, Japan
Kanto Region, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Study Director: Yasuhiro Omori Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00863538     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KPS1201
Study First Received: March 16, 2009
Last Updated: February 1, 2010
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Keywords provided by Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:
Spinocerebellar degeneration
Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone (TRH)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Spinocerebellar Degenerations
Cerebellar Ataxia
Cerebellar Diseases
Spinocerebellar Ataxias
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Heredodegenerative Disorders, Nervous System
Nervous System Diseases
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
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