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Special Drug Use Investigation for ARIXTRA (Fondaparinux) Abdominal (Urology,Obstetrics,Gynecology)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01390883
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 11, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 27, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to collect and assess information on safety and efficacy of fondaparinux in patients undergoing abdominal surgery in urology, obstetrics and gynecology departments who are at high risk of venous thromboembolism.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Cardiovascular Disease Drug: Fondaparinux Sodium

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 475 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Special Drug Use Investigation for ARIXTRA (Fondaparinux) Abdominal (Urology,Obstetrics,Gynecology)
Study Start Date : December 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2013

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Patients prescribed fondaparinux
Patients undergoing abdominal surgery in urology, obstetrics and gynecology departments prescribed fondaparinux during study period
Drug: Fondaparinux Sodium



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The number of adverse events in Japanese patients treated with fondaparinux [ Time Frame: 4 months at maximum ]
  2. Presence or absence of venous thromboembolism after treatment of fondaparinux [ Time Frame: 4 months at maximum ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Japanese patients undergoing abdominal surgery in urology, obstetrics and gynecology departments who are at high risk of venous thromboembolism
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing abdominal surgery in urology, obstetrics and gynecology departments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a history of hypersensitivity to the ingredients of fondaparinux
  • Patients with bleeding (bleeding in important organs, sucn as retroperitoneal bleed)
  • Patients with acute bacterial endocarditis
  • Patients with severe renal impairment

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01390883


Sponsors and Collaborators
GlaxoSmithKline
Investigators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01390883     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 112721
First Posted: July 11, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 27, 2015
Last Verified: March 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Fondaparinux
PENTA
Factor Xa Inhibitors
Antithrombins
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anticoagulants
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents