A Study to Assess Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of the Anti-IL-13 Monoclonal Antibody QAX576 in the Treatment of Perinanal Fistulas in Patients Suffering From Crohn's Disease

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 16, 2011
Last Update Posted : May 28, 2015
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gerhard Rogler, University of Zurich

Brief Summary:

Test safety and efficacy and of a novel IL-13 AB in the treatment of perianal fistulas

  • Trial with medicinal product

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Crohn's Disease Drug: QAX567 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 3 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : January 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2012

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. complete closure of fistula

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion criteria: - diagnosis of Crohn's disease > 6 month with fistula - at least 1 ineffective fistula treatment in the past

Exclusion criteria: - TNF a antibody treatment failed in the past

- planned surgery

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Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gerhard Rogler
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich

Responsible Party: Gerhard Rogler, Prof.Dr.Dr. Gerhard Rogler, University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01316601     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Novartis CQAX576
First Posted: March 16, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 28, 2015
Last Verified: May 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Crohn Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Intestinal Diseases