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YM150 for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients With Acute Medical Illness

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01028950
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 9, 2009
Last Update Posted : June 16, 2010
Information provided by:
Astellas Pharma Inc

Brief Summary:
To evaluate the safety and efficacy of the oral dose of YM150 for prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients with acute medical illness.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Venous Thromboembolism Drug: YM150 Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 52 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Multi-center, Open Label Study With YM150, a Direct Factor Xa Inhibitor for Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients With Acute Medical Illness
Study Start Date : May 2009
Primary Completion Date : April 2010
Study Completion Date : April 2010

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: YM150 group Drug: YM150

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Composite assessment of VTE events and all cause death [ Time Frame: Until day 28 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of bleeding events [ Time Frame: Until day 28 ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is hospitalized within 2 days before the study and has more than 1 basic VTE risks
  • Complete bed rest is required in the fist day of hospitalization and at least 4 days hospitalization
  • Written informed consent obtained

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject has history of deep vein thrombosis and/or pulmonary embolism
  • Subject has a hemorrhagic disorder and/or coagulation disorder
  • Subject has had clinically important bleeding occurred within 90 days prior to obtaining informed consent
  • Subject has an acute bacterial endocarditis
  • Subject has uncontrolled severe or moderate hypertension, retinopathy, myocardial infarction or stroke
  • Subject is receiving anticoagulants/antiplatelet agents
  • Subject has a body weight less than 40 kg
  • Major trauma, major surgery, eye, spinal cord and/or brain surgery within 90 days prior to obtaining informed consent, or the subject scheduled for these surgeries during the study periods

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01028950

Chubu, Japan
Chugoku, Japan
Kansai, Japan
Kantou, Japan
Touhoku, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Astellas Pharma Inc
Study Chair: Use Central Contact Astellas Pharma Inc

Responsible Party: Director, Astellas Pharma, Inc
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01028950     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 150-CL-044
First Posted: December 9, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 16, 2010
Last Verified: June 2010

Keywords provided by Astellas Pharma Inc:
FXa inhibitor
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Venous thromboembolism

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Venous Thromboembolism
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Factor Xa Inhibitors
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action