Safety and Efficacy of Galantamine in Patients With Dementia With Lewy Bodies
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00230997|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 3, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 16, 2005
Neurological Research Center
Ortho-McNeil Neurologics, Inc.
Information provided by:
Neurological Research Center
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Primary Completion Date :||No date given|
|Study Completion Date :||August 2004|
Publications of Results:
Edwards KR, Hershey L, Wray L, Bednarczyk EM, Lichter D, Farlow M, Johnson S. Efficacy and safety of galantamine in patients with dementia with Lewy bodies: a 12-week interim analysis. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord. 2004;17 Suppl 1:40-8.
Edwards K, Farlow M, Hake A et al. An Open Label 24-Week, Flexible Dose Trial to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Galantamine in Patients with Dementia with Lewy Bodies. Neurobiology of Aging. 2004; 25 (S2): 21.
Edwards K, Hershey L, Farlow M, Lichter D, Johnson S: Galantamine for the treatment of dementia with Lewy bodies. Movement Disorders: S336, Vol 19/Suppl 9, 2004
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