Special Drug Use Investigation for ROTARIX®

This study has been completed.
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First received: July 5, 2012
Last updated: October 29, 2015
Last verified: October 2015
This study aims to determine the incidence of intussusceptions (IS) (including suspected cases of intussusception) after vaccination with Oral Rotarix® under clinical practice, in Japan.

Condition Intervention
Infections, Rotavirus
Biological: Oral Rotarix®
Other: Data collection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Special Drug Use Investigation for ROTARIX

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Determination of the incidence of IS [ Time Frame: During the 31-day (Day 0 -Day 30) observation period after each vaccination ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Determination of the incidence of IS [ Time Frame: On the 1 year birthday of the subject ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 10982
Study Start Date: July 2012
Study Completion Date: August 2015
Primary Completion Date: August 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Rota Group
Subjects will receive Rotarix® as per routine practice
Biological: Oral Rotarix®
2 doses administered orally.
Other: Data collection
Additional information on intussusception will be collected through interview and by phone-contact.

Detailed Description:
This is non-interventional study conducted in one group received Oral Rotarix®.

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Infants who receive Rotarix for the first time to prevent rotavirus gastroenteritis.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Infants who receive Rotarix for the first time to prevent rotavirus gastroenteritis, an indication of Rotarix, will be included in the investigation.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • All infants included in the drug use investigation of Oral Rotarix will be excluded.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01636739

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

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01636739     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 115927 
Study First Received: July 5, 2012
Last Updated: October 29, 2015
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
Special Drug Use Investigation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Rotavirus Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Reoviridae Infections
Virus Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on May 23, 2016