Study With Seletracetam (Ucb 44212) in Adult Subjects (18 to 65 Years) With Partial Onset Seizures

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 9, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 10, 2017
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UCB Pharma

September 7, 2005
September 9, 2005
February 10, 2017
May 2005
January 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Reduction in seizure frequency over 11-week treatment period
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Safety and tolerability
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Study With Seletracetam (Ucb 44212) in Adult Subjects (18 to 65 Years) With Partial Onset Seizures
An Open-label, Exploratory, Multicenter, Dose-escalation Study Examining the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of Ucb 44212 Used at Doses of 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg and 80 mg b.i.d. (Total Daily Dose of 20 to 160 mg) in Adult Subjects (18-65 Years) With Refractory Epilepsy Suffering From Partial Onset Seizures (Whether or Not Secondarily Generalized) and Treated With 1, 2 or 3 Approved Antiepileptic Drugs
This trial will evaluate the efficacy and safety of ucb 44212 as add on therapy in subjects with focal epilepsy.
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Phase 2
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Epilepsy, Partial
Drug: Seletracetam (ucb 44212)
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January 2007
January 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males/Females from 18 to 65 years of age (minimum body weight of 40 kg)
  • Subjects with a confirmed diagnosis of epilepsy suffering from partial onset seizures whether or not secondarily generalized.
  • Subjects who have been treated for epilepsy for ≥6 months and are currently uncontrolled while being treated with 1-3 concomitant AED(s).
  • Female subjects without childbearing potential; Female subjects with childbearing potential are eligible if they use a medically accepted non-hormonal contraceptive method

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Seizures occurring in clusters. Status epilepticus within 6 months of Visit 1. History of non-epileptic seizures
  • Subjects on vigabatrin
  • Subjects on felbamate, unless treatment has been continuous for >2 years
  • Ongoing psychiatric disease other than mild controlled disorders.
  • Subjects with clinically significant organ dysfunction
  • Known allergic reaction or intolerance to pyrrolidine derivatives and/or excipients
  • Pregnant or lactating women.
  • Subjects currently taking levetiracetam (LEV).
  • Use of benzodiazepines (for any indication) taken at a higher frequency than an average of once a week, unless counted as one of the concomitant AEDs.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
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UCB Pharma
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Study Director: Barbara Bennett, PhD UCB Pharma
UCB Pharma
February 2017

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