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Study of the Efficacy and Safety of LY2940094 in Participants With Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
BlackThorn Therapeutics, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01724112
First received: October 31, 2012
Last updated: February 1, 2017
Last verified: February 2017
  Purpose
This study will determine the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of a 40 milligrams (mg) once-daily (QD) dose of LY2940094 for 8 weeks in participants with MDD.

Condition Intervention Phase
Major Depressive Disorder Drug: LY2940094 Drug: Placebo Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Participant, Care Provider, Investigator
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: 8-Week, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel-group, Multi-center Study of the Efficacy and Safety of LY2940094 Administered Once Daily in Patients With Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)

Further study details as provided by BlackThorn Therapeutics, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from Baseline to Week 8 on the GRID Hamilton Depression Rating Scale 17 Item Version (GRID-HAMD17) Total Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 8 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Proportion of Participants Responding to Treatment [ Time Frame: Baseline through Week 8 ]
  • Proportion of Participants who Achieved Remission [ Time Frame: Week 8 ]
  • Change from Baseline to Week 8 in Maier-Philipp Subscale (MPS) Score [ Time Frame: Baseline,Week 8 ]
  • Clinical Global Impression - Improvement (CGI-I) Score at Week 8 [ Time Frame: Week 8 ]
  • Change from Baseline to Week 8 in the Clinical Global Impression - Severity (CGI-S) Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 8 ]
  • Change from Baseline to Week 4 in the Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (HAM-A) Total Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 4 ]
  • Change from Baseline to Week 8 in the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 8 ]
  • Population Pharmacokinetic (PK) Model: Estimate of LY2940094 Area Under the Curve (AUC) [ Time Frame: Baseline through 8 Weeks of Treatment ]

Enrollment: 136
Study Start Date: November 2012
Study Completion Date: March 2014
Primary Completion Date: March 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: LY2940094
40 mg administered orally as 1 capsule QD for 8 weeks.
Drug: LY2940094
Administered orally
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Administered orally as 1 capsule QD for 8 weeks.
Drug: Placebo
Administered orally

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have a diagnosis of MDD without psychotic features as defined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision (DSM-IV-TR)
  • Have clinically significant depressive symptoms defined by a GRID Hamilton Depression Rating Scale 17 (HAMD17) Total Score ≥20 at screening
  • Body mass index (BMI) between 18 and 35 kilogram per square meter (kg/m²)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have a current or previous diagnosis of bipolar I or II disorder, MDD with psychotic features, schizoaffective disorder, schizophrenia, or other psychotic disorder
  • Currently meeting the criteria of treatment-resistant depression defined as ≥2 documented, failed treatment trials of adequate dose and duration with a registered antidepressant during the current depressive episode
  • Had electroconvulsive treatment, transcranial magnetic stimulation, vagal nerve stimulation for symptoms of depression in the 6 months prior to screening
  • Have any clinically significant medical or uncontrolled condition or circumstance prior to randomization that could affect participant safety
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01724112

Locations
United States, Florida
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
North Miami, Florida, United States, 33161
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Oakland Park, Florida, United States, 33334
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University Park, Florida, United States, 34201
United States, Kansas
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Prairie Village, Kansas, United States, 66206
United States, New Mexico
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87109
United States, New York
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
New York, New York, United States, 10021
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Staten Island, New York, United States, 10312
United States, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon, United States, 97210
United States, Utah
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Clinton, Utah, United States, 84015
United States, Washington
For additional information regarding investigative sites for this trial, contact 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559, 1-317-615-4559) Mon - Fri from 9 AM to 5 PM Eastern Time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST), or speak with your personal physician.
Bellevue, Washington, United States, 98007
Sponsors and Collaborators
BlackThorn Therapeutics, Inc.
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon - Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

Responsible Party: BlackThorn Therapeutics, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01724112     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 14791
I5J-MC-NOAC ( Other Identifier: Eli Lilly and Company )
Study First Received: October 31, 2012
Last Updated: February 1, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease
Depressive Disorder
Depression
Depressive Disorder, Major
Pathologic Processes
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Behavioral Symptoms

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 21, 2017