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Study Evaluating Sirolimus and Cyclosporine in Kidney Transplant Recipients

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00428064
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 29, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 29, 2007
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE January 25, 2007
First Posted Date  ICMJE January 29, 2007
Last Update Posted Date January 29, 2007
Study Start Date  ICMJE May 1998
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: January 26, 2007)
Equivalence of graft survival at month 12
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Change History No Changes Posted
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: January 26, 2007)
Renal function; biopsy-confirmed acute rejection, grade of acute rejection; subject and graft survival; incidence of infection, malignancy, treatment failure, and of chronic rejection as determined by protocol biopsies; quality of life.
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE Study Evaluating Sirolimus and Cyclosporine in Kidney Transplant Recipients
Official Title  ICMJE A Randomized, Open-Label Study of Continuous Therapy With Cyclosporine and Sirolimus Versus Induction With Cyclosporine and Sirolimus Followed by Continuous Therapy With Sirolimus in Renal Allograft Recipients
Brief Summary To assess equivalence in the rates of functional graft survival at 12 months after transplantation in patients receiving continuous therapy with cyclosporine (CsA, Sandimmune, Neoral) and sirolimus versus induction with CsA and sirolimus followed by CsA elimination and concentration-controlled sirolimus.
Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Phase 3
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Condition  ICMJE Renal Transplantation
Intervention  ICMJE
  • Drug: Sirolimus
  • Drug: cyclosporine
Study Arms  ICMJE Not Provided
Publications * Friend P, Russ G, Oberbauer R, Murgia MG, Tufveson G, Chapman J, Blancho G, Mota A, Grandaliano G, Campistol JM, Brault Y, Burke JT; Rapamune Maintenance Regimen (RMR) Study Group. Incidence of anemia in sirolimus-treated renal transplant recipients: the importance of preserving renal function. Transpl Int. 2007 Sep;20(9):754-60. Epub 2007 Jun 12.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Completed
Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: January 26, 2007)
Original Enrollment  ICMJE Same as current
Study Completion Date  ICMJE June 2004
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • End-stage renal disease, with patients receiving a primary or secondary renal allograft from a cadaveric donor, from a living-unrelated donor, or from a living-related (excluding 0 antigen mismatch) donor.
  • Women who are of childbearing potential must have a negative pregnancy test before sirolimus administration and agree to use a medically acceptable method of contraception throughout the treatment period and for 3 months following discontinuation of sirolimus

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Evidence of active systemic or localized major infection at the time of initial sirolimus administration
  • Evidence of infiltrate, cavitation, or consolidation on chest x-ray obtained during pre-study screening.
  • Chronic antiarrhythmic therapy for ventricular arrhythmia or other cardiac abnormality contraindicating general anesthesia or surgery
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE 13 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Not Provided
Removed Location Countries  
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00428064
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE 0468H1-310
Has Data Monitoring Committee Not Provided
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Responsible Party Not Provided
Study Sponsor  ICMJE Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Study Director: Medical Monitor, MD Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
PRS Account Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Verification Date January 2007

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