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A Long-term, Extended Treatment Study of Aripiprazole in Pediatric Patients With Autistic Disorder

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01617460
First Posted: June 12, 2012
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  Purpose
The objective of this study is to investigate the safety and efficacy of aripiprazole orally administered over long term in subjects who complete a short-term treatment study of pediatric Autistic Disorder (031-11-002 study).

Condition Intervention Phase
Autistic Disorder Drug: Aripiprazole Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Long-term Administration Study of Aripiprazole in Children and Adolescents (Age: 6 to 17 Years) With Autistic Disorder

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Further study details as provided by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Mean change from baseline at the final assessment in Aberrant behavior checklist Japanese version (ABC-J) Irritability subscale score [ Time Frame: Baseline, the final administration ]
    The ABC-J Irritability subscale consists of 15 items. Each item scores range from 0 to 3: 0 = No problem, 1 = Mild aberrant behavior, 2 = Moderate aberrant behavior, and 3 = Severe aberrant behavior. Individual scores were summed, therefore, the overall score range was between 0-45. Higher scores represent worse condition.


Enrollment: 86
Study Start Date: September 2012
Study Completion Date: October 2016
Primary Completion Date: October 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Aripiprazole
administered orally once daily
Drug: Aripiprazole
Flexibly dose administered orally once daily

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 17 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The patient meets Autistic disorder diagnostic criteria defined in DSM-IV-TR.
  • The patient has completed the 031-11-002 study (the patient has visited the hospital during week8)
  • Inpatient or outpatient status

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The patient is currently diagnosed with another disorder on the autism spectrum in DSM-IV-TR, including Asperger's, Rett's Disorder, PDD-NOS, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, or Fragile-X Syndrome.
  • Patients who fall under a contraindication listed in the ABILIFY package insert
  • Others
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01617460


Locations
Japan
Chubu Region, Japan
Chugoku Region, Japan
Kanto Region, Japan
Kinki Region, Japan
Kyushu Region, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Investigators
Study Director: Hiroaki Ono, Mr Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01617460     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 031-11-003
First Submitted: June 8, 2012
First Posted: June 12, 2012
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2017
Last Verified: May 2017

Keywords provided by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:
Autistic Disorder, children and adolescents
aripiprazole
Long-term safety study
children and adolescents

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease
Autistic Disorder
Pathologic Processes
Child Development Disorders, Pervasive
Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Mental Disorders
Aripiprazole
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Psychotropic Drugs