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Long-term Study of Cariprazine in Patients With Schizophrenia

This study has been completed.
Gedeon Richter Ltd.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Forest Laboratories Identifier:
First received: April 12, 2010
Last updated: March 28, 2014
Last verified: March 2014
The objective of this study is to evaluate the long-term safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of cariprazine in patients with schizophrenia.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: Cariprazine
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of the Long-Term Safety, Tolerability, and Pharmacokinetics of Cariprazine in Patients With Schizophrenia

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety: adverse event recording, clinical laboratory parameters, vital signs, electrocardiograms and other [ Time Frame: 48 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacokinetics: Plasma concentrations of cariprazine and its metabolites [ Time Frame: 48 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 588
Study Start Date: April 2010
Study Completion Date: January 2013
Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Cariprazine flexible dose, oral administration once daily for 48 weeks
Drug: Cariprazine
Patients who meet eligibility criteria will be administered a once daily oral dose of cariprazine.
Other Name: RGH-188


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients and corresponding caregivers who have provided informed consents prior to any study specific procedures
  • Patients currently meeting the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision (DSM-IV-TR) criteria for schizophrenia (paranoid type, disorganized type, catatonic type or undifferentiated type), as confirmed by the Structured Clinical Interview for Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition (SCID)
  • Patients with normal physical examination, laboratory, vital signs and electrocardiogram (ECG)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a DSM-IV-TR diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder, schizophreniform disorder, bipolar I or bipolar II disorder, or psychotic disorders other than schizophrenia.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01104792

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Forest Laboratories
Gedeon Richter Ltd.
Study Director: Raffaele Migliore, MA Forest Laboratories
  More Information

Responsible Party: Forest Laboratories Identifier: NCT01104792     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RGH-MD-11 
Study First Received: April 12, 2010
Last Updated: March 28, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
India: Drugs Controller General of India
Colombia: National Institutes of Health
South Africa: Department of Health
Ukraine: Ministry of Health
Russia: Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation
Romania: National Medicines Agency
Lithuania: State Medicine Control Agency - Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Forest Laboratories:
Acute Schizophrenia
Psychotropic Drugs
Antipsychotic Agents
Mental Disorders
Dopamine Agents
Central Nervous System Agents

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
Mental Disorders processed this record on October 26, 2016