Atomoxetine Hydrochloride Versus Placebo in Taiwanese Children and Adolescents With ADHD

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 13, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 13, 2007
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Test the hypothesis that atomoxetine administered as a single-daily dose provides superior efficacy compared with placebo in Taiwanese children and adolescents with ADHD
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  • Compare the improvement in symptoms associated with ADHD in children and adolescents achieved by once-daily dosing of atomoxetine or placebo
  • Compare the reduction in school-related symptoms between atomoxetine and placebo
  • Assess the safety and tolerability of once-daily dosing of atomoxetine
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Atomoxetine Hydrochloride Versus Placebo in Taiwanese Children and Adolescents With ADHD
Efficacy, Tolerability, and Safety of Once-Daily Atomoxetine Hydrochloride Versus Placebo in Taiwanese Children and Adolescents With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
The purpose of this protocol is to investigate the acute treatment efficacy, safety, and tolerability of atomoxetine on a once-daily dosing strategy in Taiwanese children and adolescents with ADHD.
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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Drug: Atomoxetine Hydrochloride
  • Drug: Placebo
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Bangs ME, Wietecha LA, Wang S, Buchanan AS, Kelsey DK. Meta-analysis of suicide-related behavior or ideation in child, adolescent, and adult patients treated with atomoxetine. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2014 Oct;24(8):426-34. doi: 10.1089/cap.2014.0005. Epub 2014 Jul 14.

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subject must have ADHD that meet DSM-IV disease diagnostic criteria as well as severity criteria
  • Subjects must be aged 6 to 16 years
  • Subjects must not have taken any medication used to treat ADHD or they must have completed the washout procedures
  • Subjects must be able to swallow capsules
  • Subjects must be of normal intelligence in the judgment of the investigator. Normal intelligence is defined as being without evidence of significant general intellectual deficit and expected to achieve a score of 80 or more if formal IQ testing were administered.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Weigh less than 20 kg or more than 60 kg at study entry
  • Have a history of Bipolar I or II disorder, psychosis, or pervasive developmental disorder
  • Meet DSM-IV criteria for an anxiety disorder as assessed by the investigator
  • Have a history of any seizure disorder (other than febrile seizures) or prior ECG abnormalities related to epilepsy, or subjects who have taken (or are currently taking) anticonvulsants for seizure control
  • Subjects who have a history of severe allergies to more than 1 class of medications or multiple adverse drug reactions.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
6 Years to 16 Years   (Child)
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