Julina Post-marketing Surveillance for Postmenopausal Osteoporosis in Japan

This study has been completed.
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First received: July 19, 2011
Last updated: April 16, 2015
Last verified: April 2015
This study is a regulatory post-marketing surveillance in Japan, and it is a local prospective and observational study of patients who have received Julina for postmenopausal osteoporosis. The objective of this study is to assess safety and efficacy of using Julina in clinical practice. A total 100 patients will be recruited and followed 3 years since starting Julina administration.

Condition Intervention
Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal
Drug: E2 transdermal (Julina, BAY86-5435)

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Drug Use Investigation of Julina Tablets 0.5 mg (Postmenopausal Osteoporosis)

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Further study details as provided by Bayer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of adverse drug reactions and serious adverse events in subject who received Julina [ Time Frame: After Julina administration, upto 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of adverse drug reactions in subpopulation with baseline data (such as demographic data, concomitant disease, hysterectomy) and dose of Julina [ Time Frame: At baseline and after Julina administration, upto 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Effectiveness evaluation assessment by the three rank scales: improvement, not changed, and worse [ Time Frame: At baseline and at end of Julina treatment, upto 3 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 148
Study Start Date: January 2009
Study Completion Date: April 2014
Primary Completion Date: January 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Group 1
Drug (incl. Placebo)
Drug: E2 transdermal (Julina, BAY86-5435)
Patients in daily life treatment receiving Julina for postmenopausal osteoporosis


Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
The target population of this study is patients who have received a prescription of Julina on the basis of the decision of the treating gynecologist. The study is expected to collect data of 100 patients in about 20 gynecological practices in Japan.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who received Julina for postmenopausal osteoporosis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are contraindicated based on the product label
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01397955

Many Locations, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Bayer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01397955     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 15075 
Study First Received: July 19, 2011
Last Updated: April 16, 2015
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Postmenopausal osteoporosis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Osteoporosis, Postmenopausal
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Musculoskeletal Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 26, 2016