Post Marketing Surveillance Study of Cuprimine

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Expanded Access Status : No longer available
First Posted : June 15, 2011
Last Update Posted : October 22, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Brief Summary:
Cuprimine (penicillamine) was made available in the Philippines by the Sponsor under a Compassionate Special Permit issued by the Bureau of Food and Drugs. Physicians were able to request the drug for their patients from the Sponsor. A Clinical Study Report form was completed for each purchase of Cuprimine.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Scleroderma Drug: Cuprimine (penicillamine)

Study Type : Expanded Access
Official Title: Post Marketing Surveillance Study of Cuprimine (MK-0172-001)

Intervention Details:
  • Drug: Cuprimine (penicillamine)
    Dosage determined by the physician based on indication for treatment

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

- None

Exclusion Criteria:

- None

No Contacts or Locations Provided

Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT01374282     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0172-001
First Posted: June 15, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 22, 2015
Last Verified: October 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Protective Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Chelating Agents
Sequestering Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antirheumatic Agents