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OnabotulinumtoxinA as Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder in Adult Females

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT02116361
First Posted: April 16, 2014
Last Update Posted: February 3, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Allergan
  Purpose
This study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of onabotulinumtoxinA (BOTOX®) compared with placebo as treatment for major depressive disorder (MDD) in adult females.

Condition Intervention Phase
Depressive Disorder, Major Biological: onabotulinumtoxinA Drug: Normal Saline Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: BOTOX® (Botulinum Toxin Type A) Purified Neurotoxin Complex as Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder in Adult Females

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Further study details as provided by Allergan:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change From Baseline in the Clinic 10-Item Montgomery-Asberg Depression Rating Scale (MADRS) Total Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 6 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change From Baseline in the 7-Item Clinical Global Impression of Severity of Illness (CGI-S) Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, 24 Weeks ]
  • Change From Baseline in the Clinic Hamilton Depression Rating Scale 17-Item Version (HAM-Dˇ17) [ Time Frame: Baseline, 24 Weeks ]

Enrollment: 258
Study Start Date: April 2014
Study Completion Date: December 2016
Primary Completion Date: August 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: onabotulinumtoxinA Dose 1
OnabotulinumtoxinA Dose 1 injected into protocol-specified areas on Day 1.
Biological: onabotulinumtoxinA
OnabotulinumtoxinA injected into protocol-specified areas on Day 1.
Other Names:
  • BOTOX®
  • botulinum toxin Type A
Experimental: onabotulinumtoxinA Dose 2
OnabotulinumtoxinA Dose 2 injected into protocol-specified areas on Day 1.
Biological: onabotulinumtoxinA
OnabotulinumtoxinA injected into protocol-specified areas on Day 1.
Other Names:
  • BOTOX®
  • botulinum toxin Type A
Placebo Comparator: Placebo (normal saline)
Placebo (normal saline) injected into protocol-specified areas on Day 1.
Drug: Normal Saline
Placebo (normal saline) injected into protocol-specified areas on Day 1.

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Moderate to severe major depressive disorder

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Prior treatment with botulinum toxin of any serotype for any reason
  • Use of antidepressant medication for depression within 2 weeks of study
  • Diagnosis of Myasthenia gravis, Eaton-Lambert Syndrome, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02116361


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Sponsors and Collaborators
Allergan
Investigators
Study Director: Shobhal Patel Allergan
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Allergan
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02116361     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 191622-135
First Submitted: April 15, 2014
First Posted: April 16, 2014
Last Update Posted: February 3, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Depressive Disorder
Depression
Depressive Disorder, Major
Botulinum Toxins
Botulinum Toxins, Type A
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Behavioral Symptoms
abobotulinumtoxinA
onabotulinumtoxinA
Acetylcholine Release Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Cholinergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Neuromuscular Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents