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Study of the Human Anti-TNF Monoclonal Antibody Adalimumab for the Induction of Clinical Remission in Subjects With Crohn's Disease

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00105300
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 14, 2005
Last Update Posted : August 15, 2006
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Brief Summary:
The goal of this study is to test whether adalimumab can induce clinical remission in subjects with active Crohn's disease who have been initially treated with infliximab and either lost response or discontinued its use as a result of intolerance to the drug.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Crohn's Disease Drug: Adalimumab Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 300 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of the Human Anti-TNF Monoclonal Antibody Adalimumab for the Induction of Clinical Remission in Subjects With Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease Who Have Lost Response or Are Intolerant to Infliximab
Study Start Date : October 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Crohn's Disease
Drug Information available for: Adalimumab

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Induction of clinical remission (CDAI score < 150 at Week 4)

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Clinical response measured as
  2. Decrease in Baseline CDAI score >= 70 points at Week 4
  3. Decrease in Baseline CDAI score >= 100 points at Week 4
  4. Changes in IBDQ scores at Week 4

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males and females between the ages of 18 and 75 who are diagnosed with mild to moderate Crohn's disease (defined by a CDAI [Crohn's Disease Activity Index] score of 220 and 450)
  • Normal lab parameters
  • Are willing to give informed consent
  • Have previously used and either were intolerant to or lost response to infliximab

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of certain types of cancer
  • Diagnosis of ulcerative colitis
  • Pregnant female or breast feeding subjects
  • Known obstructive strictures
  • Surgical bowel resection in the past 6 months
  • History of listeria, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), central nervous system demyelinating disease or untreated TB (tuberculosis)
  • History of poorly controlled medical conditions
  • Specific doses and durations of Crohn's medications
  • Subjects that have previously used infliximab and have never clinically responded unless primary non-response was due to a treatment limiting reaction to infliximab

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00105300

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Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Global Medical Information 1-800-633-9110 Abbott
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00105300    
Other Study ID Numbers: M04-691
First Posted: March 14, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 15, 2006
Last Verified: August 2006
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Crohn Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents