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Clinical Trial to Assess Safety of SI-6603 in Patients With Lumbar Disc Herniation

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01282606
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 25, 2011
Last Update Posted : September 16, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Seikagaku Corporation

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety of SI-6603 in lumbar disc herniation patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Lumbar Vertebra Hernia Drug: SI-6603 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 18 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open Label, Non-randomized Dose-escalation Study to Assess Safety and Tolerability of SI-6603 in Patients With Lumbar Disc Herniation (Phase II Study)
Study Start Date : December 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hernia

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Drug I: SI-6603 (Low) Drug: SI-6603
SI-6603 is administrated into the nucleus pulposus of an intervertebral disc.

Experimental: Drug II: SI-6603 (Middle) Drug: SI-6603
SI-6603 is administrated into the nucleus pulposus of an intervertebral disc.

Experimental: Drug III: SI-6603 (High) Drug: SI-6603
SI-6603 is administrated into the nucleus pulposus of an intervertebral disc.




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Adverse events [ Time Frame: 52 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. The leg pain [ Time Frame: At each assessment time point ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with lumbar disc herniation (L4-L5 or L5-S1) as assessed by MRI and clinical symptoms corresponding to position of the impaired nerve root.
  • Patients assessed as positive in the SLR test.
  • Patients with sciatica in either lower leg.
  • Patients with no improvement from pharmacotherapy or concomitant treatment with drug and nerve block.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have 2 or more lumbar disc herniations as assessed by MRI.
  • Patients with "extrusion-type" or "sequestration-type" herniation in whom a rupture into the posterior longitudinal ligament is identified by MRI.
  • Patients who have received nerve block within 3 weeks before screening.
  • Patients who have undergone lumbar operation, chemonucleolysis, or percutaneous nucleotomy.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01282606


Locations
United States, California
SKK
Encinitas, California, United States, 92024
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seikagaku Corporation

Responsible Party: Seikagaku Corporation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01282606     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 6603/1121
First Posted: January 25, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 16, 2013
Last Verified: September 2013

Keywords provided by Seikagaku Corporation:
Chemonucleolysis
Lumbar Vertebrae
Hernia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hernia
Pathological Conditions, Anatomical