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A Study of ALKS 8700 in Adults With Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (MS) EVOLVE-MS-1

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified November 2017 by Alkermes, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: December 18, 2015
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alkermes, Inc.
This study will evaluate the long-term safety and tolerability of ALKS 8700 for the treatment of Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis (RRMS)

Condition Intervention Phase
Multiple Sclerosis Drug: ALKS 8700 Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 3 Open Label Study to Evaluate the Long-term Safety and Tolerability of ALKS 8700 in Adults With Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Alkermes, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety will be demonstrated by incidence of Adverse Events [ Time Frame: Up to 96 weeks ]
    All enrolled subjects who receive at least one dose of ALKS 8700 will be used in the safety and tolerability analysis

Estimated Enrollment: 935
Study Start Date: December 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2020 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: ALKS 8700
Oral capsules
Drug: ALKS 8700
Capsules taken twice daily


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Has a confirmed diagnosis of RRMS
  • Neurologically stable with no evidence of relapse within 30 days prior to Visit 2
  • Additional criteria may apply

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject is pregnant or breastfeeding or plans to become pregnant or begin breastfeeding at any point during the study and for 30 days after any study drug administration
  • Diagnosis of primary progressive secondary progressive, or progressive relapsing MS
  • History of clinically significant cardiovascular, pulmonary, gastrointestinal (inflammatory bowel disease [IBD]; Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis), dermatologic, psychiatric, neurologic (other than MS), and/or other major disease that would preclude participation in a clinical trial
  • History of a myocardial infarction, including a silent myocardial infarction identified on ECG, or unstable angina
  • Additional criteria may apply
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02634307

Contact: Alice Ann Freeman 919-334-3647 AliceAnn.Freeman@INCResearch.com

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Alkermes, Inc.
Study Director: Richard Leigh-Pemberton, MD Alkermes, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Alkermes, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02634307     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ALK8700-A301
First Submitted: December 16, 2015
First Posted: December 18, 2015
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2017
Last Verified: November 2017

Keywords provided by Alkermes, Inc.:
Multiple Sclerosis
Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
dimethyl fumarate

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis, Relapsing-Remitting
Pathologic Processes
Demyelinating Autoimmune Diseases, CNS
Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System
Nervous System Diseases
Demyelinating Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases