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Special Drug Use Investigation (Retrospective) for Arixtra® (Fondaparinux) Venous Thromboembolism Treatment (Over 100kg)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01428544
First Posted: September 5, 2011
Last Update Posted: July 15, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline
  Purpose

The purpose of this post-marketing surveillance study is to collect and assess information retrospectively on safety and effectiveness of fondaparinux injection in patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE) whose body weight is 100 kilograms (kg) or more, or to whom fondaparinux was injected 10 mg/day.

("Arixtra" is a trademark of the GlaxoSmithKline group of companies.)


Condition Intervention
Ataxia Drug: Fondaparinux sodium

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Special Drug Use Investigation (Retrospective) for Arixtra® (Fondaparinux) Venous Thromboembolism Treatment (Over 100kg)

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of patients with adverse drug reaction [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Number of patients with any serious adverse event [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Number of patients with any hemorrhagic adverse event [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
  • Presence or absence of reoccurrence of VTE [ Time Frame: 3 months ]

Enrollment: 5
Study Start Date: March 2012
Study Completion Date: June 2015
Primary Completion Date: June 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Patients with VTE treated with fondaparinux
Patients with VTE treated with fondaparinux
Drug: Fondaparinux sodium
For patients whose body weight is 100 kg or more, fondaparinux is injected 10 mg subcutaneously once daily for treatment of acute pulmonary thromboembolism or acute deep venous thrombosis.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Japanese patients with acute pulmonary thromboembolism or acute deep venous thrombosis whose body weight is 100 kg or more, or to whom fondaparinux was injected 10 mg/day.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with acute pulmonary thromboembolism or acute deep venous thrombosis
  • Fondaparinux injection must be prescribed for the first time

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01428544


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

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01428544     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 115490
First Submitted: September 1, 2011
First Posted: September 5, 2011
Last Update Posted: July 15, 2015
Last Verified: July 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Thromboembolism
Venous Thromboembolism
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
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