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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (TDMKJP)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2010 by Medical University of Vienna.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: January 27, 2010
Last Update Posted: January 27, 2010
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Information provided by:
Medical University of Vienna
The investigators aim to analyse in adolescents with mental illness effectiveness, side effects, and serum level concentrations of antipsychotics (olanzapine and aripiprazole), antidepressants (Duloxetine, Atomoxetine) by means of "Therapeutic Drug Monitoring" (TDM) in order to optimize dosage - effect relations and minimize unwanted side effects.

Condition Intervention
Depression Anorexia Nervosa ADHD Drug: Atomoxetine Drug: Duloxetine Drug: Olanzapine Drug: Aripiprazole

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

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Further study details as provided by Medical University of Vienna:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Blood level concentrations of the drugs in use; [ Time Frame: 5 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Level of symtomatology [ Time Frame: 5 weeks ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: January 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Anorexia nervosa
36 severe AN patients treated with aripiprazole
Drug: Aripiprazole
5 mg from week 1, 10 mg from week 2
36 severe anorexia nervosa patients treated with olanzapine
Drug: Olanzapine
5mg 1 wwek and 10 mg from second week
Drug: Aripiprazole
5 mg from week 1, 10 mg from week 2
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
30 ADHD patients treated with atomoxetine
Drug: Atomoxetine
mg according to body weight
Depressive disorder
30 depressed patients treated with duloxetine
Drug: Duloxetine
30 mg / die

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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 19 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
university clinic population

Inclusion Criteria:

  • appropriate diagnosis and severity of the disorder of interest
  • age range 10-19

Exclusion Criteria:

  • below 10 yrs of age
  • no written informed consent possible due to intelligence or no willingness by parents to include minor
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01057329

Contact: Andreas FK Karwautz, Prof, MD, FAED 0043-1-40400- ext 3057 andreas.karwautz@meduniwien.ac.at
Contact: Julia Huemer, MD 0043-1-40400 ext 3057 julia.huemer@meduniwien.ac.at

Medical University of Vienna Recruiting
Vienna, Austria, A-1090
Contact: Andreas Karwautz, Prof    0043-1-40400 ext 3057    andreas.karwautz@meduniwien.ac.at   
Contact: Julia Huemer, MD    0043-1-40400- ext 2747    julia.huemer@meduniwien.ac.at   
Sub-Investigator: Julia Huemer, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Medical University of Vienna
Principal Investigator: Andreas Karwautz, Prof Medical University of Vienna
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Karwautz Andreas, MD; FAED, Medical University of Vienna, Deprt Child a Adoelscent Psychiatry
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01057329     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 223/2008/TDM
MUW223/2008/2010TDM ( Other Identifier: MUW )
MUW223/2008/2010/TDM ( Other Identifier: Medical University of Vienna )
First Submitted: January 26, 2010
First Posted: January 27, 2010
Last Update Posted: January 27, 2010
Last Verified: January 2010

Keywords provided by Medical University of Vienna:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anorexia Nervosa
Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms
Feeding and Eating Disorders
Mental Disorders
Duloxetine Hydrochloride
Atomoxetine Hydrochloride
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Psychotropic Drugs
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Neurotransmitter Agents
Serotonin Agents
Serotonin and Noradrenaline Reuptake Inhibitors
Sensory System Agents
Antidepressive Agents
Dopamine Agents

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