Special Investigation in Patients With Intestinal Behcet's Disease (All Case Investigation)

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified February 2015 by AbbVie
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First received: July 16, 2013
Last updated: February 16, 2015
Last verified: February 2015

This investigation will be conducted to obtain the following information regarding the use of Adalimumab 40mg Syringe 0.8mL for Subcutaneous Injection in patients with Intestinal Behcet's Disease.

  1. Incidence and conditions of occurrence of adverse reactions in clinical practice
  2. Factors likely to affect the safety and effectiveness

Behcet's Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Special Investigation in Patients With Intestinal Behcet's Disease (All Case Investigation)

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Further study details as provided by AbbVie:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of patients with adverse events [ Time Frame: Up to Week 156 ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    Number of patients with adverse events with evaluation beginning upon administration of Adalimumab

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of patients with overall evaluation of gastrointestinal symptoms [ Time Frame: Up to Week 156 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Evaluation of symptoms including Abdominal pain, Diarrhea, Abdominal fullness, Abdominal tenderness and bleeding

  • Number of patients with evaluation of symptoms of Behcet's disease [ Time Frame: Up to Week 156 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Evaluation of symptoms including Recurrent aphthous ulceration of oral mucosa, Skin symptoms, Eye symptoms, Pudendal ulcer, Arthritis without deformity or rigidity, Epididymal inflammation, Vascular and Central nervous system adverse events

  • Number of patients with degree of improvement of endoscopic findings [ Time Frame: Up to Week 156 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • C-reactive Protein [ Time Frame: Up to Week 156 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 250
Study Start Date: July 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Humira® 40 mg (marketed product) every other week (eow) for subcutaneous injection after initial dosage of 160 mg and 2nd dosage of 80 mg in two weeks after the initial administration


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

All patients who receive Humira® (Adalimumab) for the treatment of Intestinal Behcet's disease


Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients who receive Adalimumab for the treatment of Intestinal Behcet's disease (not sufficiently responsive to existing therapies, e.g. steroids, immunomodulator)

Exclusion Criteria:

Contraindications according to the Package Insert include patients who have any of the following:

  • serious infections
  • tuberculosis
  • a history of hypersensitivity to any ingredient of Humira®
  • demyelinating disease or a history of demyelinating disease
  • congestive cardiac failure
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01960790

Contact: AbbVie Japan PMOS Desk +81-3-4577-1125 AbbVie_JPN_info_clingov@abbvie.com
Contact: Yasuhiko Shinmura

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Osamu Mikami, MD AbbVie GK
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Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: AbbVie
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01960790     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P14-152
Study First Received: July 16, 2013
Last Updated: February 16, 2015
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Keywords provided by AbbVie:
Behcet's Disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Behcet Syndrome
Cardiovascular Diseases
Eye Diseases
Mouth Diseases
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Vascular
Stomatognathic Diseases
Uveal Diseases
Uveitis, Anterior
Vascular Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on March 25, 2015