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A Safety and Tolerability Evaluation of Two 10-Week Dose Regimens of Orally-Administered PF-04494700 in Alzheimer's Patients

This study has been completed.
Trans Tech Pharmaceuticals
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First received: August 30, 2005
Last updated: August 19, 2009
Last verified: August 2009
A 10-week safety and tolerability study of a potential treatment for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.

Condition Intervention Phase
Alzheimer Disease
Drug: PF-04494700 - Low Dose Arm
Drug: PF-04494700 - High Dose Arm
Drug: Placebo Comparator
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Phase IIa, Multiple Dose, Multicenter Study in Subjects With Mild to Moderate Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of Two 10-Week Dose Regimens of Orally-Administered PF-04494700

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety Measures include Adverse Events [ Time Frame: Every Visit ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Laboratory Tests [ Time Frame: Every Office Visit ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • 12-Lead Electrocardiogram [ Time Frame: Every Office Visit ]
  • 24-Hour 12-Lead Serial ECGs [ Time Frame: Baseline, Study End ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Surrogate Efficacy Markers in Plasma: A-Beta, C-Reactive Protein, IL-1, IL-6, Isoprostanes, TNF-alpha, TNF-beta [ Time Frame: Baseline, Visit 5, Study End ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Cognitive Function Tests: ADAS-Cog, CDR-Sum of Boxes, MMSE, ADCS-ADL [ Time Frame: Screening Visit, Baseline, Study End ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Pharmacokinetic Profile [ Time Frame: Baseline and Every Office Visit ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 67
Study Start Date: October 2005
Study Completion Date: June 2006
Primary Completion Date: June 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Low Dose Arm Drug: PF-04494700 - Low Dose Arm
30 mg loading dose for 6 days, followed by 10 mg daily
Experimental: High Dose Arm Drug: PF-04494700 - High Dose Arm
60 mg loading dose for 6 days, followed by 20 mg daily
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Control Drug: Placebo Comparator
Matching placebo.


Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of probably Alzheimer's disease for at least 1 year.
  • Mini Mental State Exam (MMSE) score between 12-26 at screening.
  • Participants must be receiving a cholinesterase inhibitor and/or memantine for at least 4 months, and on a stable dose for at least 2 months.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current evidence of a neurological or psychiatric illness that could contribute to dementia.
  • Living alone.
  • Poorly controlled high blood pressure.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00141661

United States, Arizona
Pfizer Investigational Site
Sun City, Arizona, United States, 85351
United States, California
Pfizer Investigational Site
Fresno, California, United States, 93720
Pfizer Investigational Site
San Diego, California, United States, 92103
Pfizer Investigational Site
San Francisco, California, United States, 94118
United States, Florida
Pfizer Investigational Site
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States, 33321
Pfizer Investigational Site
Fort Myers, Florida, United States, 33912
Pfizer Investigational Site
Hallandale Beach, Florida, United States, 33009
Pfizer Investigational Site
Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32216
Pfizer Investigational Site
Largo, Florida, United States, 33773
Pfizer Investigational Site
Orlando, Florida, United States, 32806
Pfizer Investigational Site
West palm Beach, Florida, United States, 33407
United States, Tennessee
Pfizer Investigational Site
Memphis, Tennessee, United States, 38119
Sponsors and Collaborators
Trans Tech Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Director, Clinical Trial Disclosure Group, Pfizer, Inc. Identifier: NCT00141661     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: B0341008  TTP488-201 
Study First Received: August 30, 2005
Last Updated: August 19, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
Interventional, Alzheimer, Safety and Tolerability

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Alzheimer Disease
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Mental Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Neurodegenerative Diseases
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