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Special Drug Use Investigation for ADOAIR Metered-dose Inhaler (Pediatric)

This study has been completed.
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GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: April 7, 2011
Last updated: July 3, 2014
Last verified: June 2014

To investigate possible problems or questions in safety and efficacy of ADOAIR 100 DISKUS and ADOAIR 50 AEROSOL 120 in Japanese pediatric patients with bronchial asthma for a long term under the practical use conditions. In this special drug use investigation, the following items shall be handled as the priority investigation items for information collection.

  1. Systemic effects accompanying steroid administration; influences on adrenocortical function, influences on bone metabolisms (fracture, osteoporosis, etc.), cataract, glaucoma
  2. Events related to nervous system, musculoskeletal system and circulatory system; tremor, headache, cramp, tachycardia, etc.

Condition Intervention
Drug: Salmeterol and Fluticasone

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Special Drug Use Investigation for ADOAIR Metered-dose Inhaler (Pediatric)

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety and efficacy for a long term under the practical use conditions. As the priority investigation items, (1)Systemic effects accompanying steroid administration (2) Events related to nervous system, musculoskeletal system and circulatory systems [ Time Frame: One year ]

Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: November 2009
Study Completion Date: November 2012
Primary Completion Date: November 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Pediatric patients prescribed ADOAIR
Pediatric patients with asthma prescribed ADOAIR during study period
Drug: Salmeterol and Fluticasone
Collection of safety data


Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 14 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Japanese pediatric patients (aged < 15 years) who diagnosed as having bronchial asthma for which the indication of ADOAIR has been approved and who are using ADOAIR for the first time and expected for a long-term use.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ADOAIR must be used for the first time
  • ADOAIR used for a long-term

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with hypersensitivity to salmeterol and fluticasone
  • Patients with infection which salmeterol and fluticasone is not effective
  • Patients with deep mycosis
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01332422

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
  More Information

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline Identifier: NCT01332422     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 113405
Study First Received: April 7, 2011
Last Updated: July 3, 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Fluticasone Propionate, Salmeterol Xinafoate Drug Combination
Salmeterol Xinafoate
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Bronchodilator Agents
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Anti-Allergic Agents
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Adrenergic beta-2 Receptor Agonists
Adrenergic beta-Agonists
Adrenergic Agonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 25, 2017