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A Study of AK106-001616 in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation Identifier:
First received: May 14, 2009
Last updated: July 21, 2016
Last verified: July 2010
This will be a Phase II, multi-centre study consisting of 2 parts. Part 1: Clinical Pharmacology Study (drug-drug interaction between AK106-001616 and methotrexate) Part 2: Proof of Concept Study

Condition Intervention Phase
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drug: AK106-001616
Drug: Placebo
Drug: Active comparator
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation:

Estimated Enrollment: 130
Study Start Date: May 2009
Study Completion Date: July 2010
Primary Completion Date: October 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: AK106-001616 Drug: AK106-001616
Part1: Dose escalation Part2: Dose expansion
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Part1: AK106-001616 and Placebo
Drug: Placebo
Active Comparator: Active comparator
Part2: AK106-001616 and Active comparator
Drug: Active comparator


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of RA (class I to III)
  • Stable dose of methotrexate (at least 12 weeks)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Abnormal screening laboratory test values considered to be clinically significant
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00902369

Czech Republic
Hlucin, Czech Republic
Praha 2, Czech Republic
Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic
Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Berlin, Germany
Hamburg, Germany
Budapest, Hungary
Érd, Hungary
Vilnius, Lithuania
Bucharest, Romania
United Kingdom
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Sponsors and Collaborators
Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation Identifier: NCT00902369     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AK106 II-01
Study First Received: May 14, 2009
Last Updated: July 21, 2016

Keywords provided by Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases processed this record on March 28, 2017