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Clinical Outcomes and Safety: A Registry Study of Ilaris (Canakinumab) Patients (B-Confident)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ) Identifier:
First received: September 30, 2010
Last updated: March 25, 2016
Last verified: March 2016
The purpose of this observational study is to collect additional information regarding long-term safety and effectiveness of Ilaris in the treatment of CAPS patients in clinical practice.

Cryopyrin-associated Periodic Syndromes (CAPS) Familial Cold Autoinflam Syn (FCAS) Muckle-wells Syn (MWS) Neonatal Onset Multisystem Inflam Disease (NOMID)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: An Open-label, Long-term, Prospective, Observational Study to Monitor the Safety and Effectiveness of Ilaris in CAPS Patients

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Further study details as provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To monitor and further explore the overall safey of canakinumab focusing in serious infections [ Time Frame: At least 5 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Long-term impact of Ilaris on disease progression (including systemic AA amyloidosis as evidenced by renal function, neurologic and ophthalmologic symptoms, and sensorineural deafness) [ Time Frame: At least 5 years ]
  • Growth and development patterns of children aged 4 to 18 years of age exposed to Ilaris [ Time Frame: at least 5 years ]
  • Identify previously unrecognized serious adverse drug reactions in the treated population [ Time Frame: at least 5 years ]
  • Usage and patterns of dosing of Ilaris in routine clinical practice [ Time Frame: at least 5 years ]
  • Incidence of serious infections [ Time Frame: at least 5 years ]
  • Incidence of malignancies [ Time Frame: at least 5 years ]
  • Incidence of hypersensitivity reactions [ Time Frame: at least 5 years ]

Enrollment: 288
Study Start Date: November 2009
Study Completion Date: December 2015
Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients diagnosed with CAPS and treated with canakinumab. Patients treated with canakinumab for other autoinflammatory diseases may be included where allowed per local regulations.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients receiving Ilaris (canakinumab) at the time of enrollment as part of medical care

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Local regulations in some locations may exclude patients who receive Ilaris for a non-approved indication
  • Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01213641

United States, Arizona
Little Rock Allergy and Asthma Clinic
Little Rock, Arizona, United States, 72205
United States, Georgia
Allergy Center at Brookstone
Columbus, Georgia, United States, 31904
United States, Illinois
Rush Presbyterian - St. Lukes Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60612
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Bregenz, Austria
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Vienna, Austria
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Dresden, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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Heidelberg, Germany
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Herne, Germany
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Kiel, Germany
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Schweinfurt, Germany
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Tuebingen, Germany
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Oslo, Norway
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Aarau, Switzerland
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Basel, Switzerland
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Geneve, Switzerland
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Lausanne, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Responsible Party: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT01213641     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CACZ885D2401
Study First Received: September 30, 2010
Last Updated: March 25, 2016

Keywords provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):
Cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes(CAPS)
CIAS1 protein
NLRP3 protein
human cryopyrin protein
Familial Cold Autoinflammatory Syndrome(FCAS)
Muckle-Wells Syndrome(MWS)
Neonatal Onset Multisystem Inflammatory disease(NOMID)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes
Pathologic Processes
Hereditary Autoinflammatory Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Skin Diseases, Genetic
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