Apixaban for the Acute Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Children
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02464969|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : June 8, 2015
Last Update Posted : October 3, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Venous Thromboembolism||Drug: Apixaban Drug: Standard of Care||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||150 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Randomized, Open-label, Active Controlled, Safety And Descriptive Efficacy Study In Pediatric Subjects Requiring Anticoagulation For The Treatment Of A Venous Thromboembolic Event|
|Actual Study Start Date :||November 22, 2015|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||April 29, 2021|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||April 29, 2021|
Subjects between 3 month to <18 years will be dosed on a body weight tiered regimen. Subjects > or = 35 kg will receive 10 mg twice daily for 7 days followed by 5 mg twice daily thereafter;<35 kg to 25 kg will receive 8 mg twice daily for 7 days followed by 4 mg twice daily thereafter; <25 to 18 kg will receive 6 mg twice daily for 7 days and then 3mg twice daily thereafter; <18 to 12 kg will receive 4 mg twice daily for 7 days and then 2 mg twice daily thereafter; <12 to 9 kg will receive 3 mg twice daily for 7 days and then 1.5 mg twice daily thereafter; <9 kg to 6 kg will receive 2 mg twice daily for 7 days and 1 mg twice daily thereafter.
Tablet or Solution
Active Comparator: Standard of Care
Subjects will receive a dose and dosing regimen of anticoagulation treatment based on usual and customary care per local practices.
Drug: Standard of Care
Unfractionated heparin, low molecular weight heparin, and/or a vitamin K antagonist.
- The composite of major and clinically relevant non major bleeding. [ Time Frame: up to 12 weeks ]The composite of major and clinically relevant non major bleeding.
- A composite of all image confirmed and adjudicated symptomatic and asymptomatic recurrent VTE and VTE related mortality. [ Time Frame: up to 12 weeks ]A composite of all image confirmed and adjudicated symptomatic and asymptomatic recurrent VTE and VTE related mortality.
- Apixaban concentration [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]Apixaban concentration
- Anti-Xa Levels [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]Anti-Xa Levels
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02464969
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