Extension Study on the Safety and Efficacy of Enteric-coated Mycophenolate Sodium in Kidney Transplant Recipients

This study has been completed.
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First received: October 12, 2005
Last updated: January 28, 2011
Last verified: January 2011
This extension study is to assess the long-term safety of EC-MPS

Condition Intervention Phase
Renal Transplantation
Drug: Enteric-Coated Mycophenolate Sodium (EC-MPS)
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Prospective, Open-label, Multicenter, International Follow-up Study on the Safety and Efficacy of Enteric-coated Mycophenolate Sodium (EC-MPS) in Kidney Transplant Recipients

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To assess patient and graft survival, acute rejection incidence, graft function and specific pertinent safety parameters in de novo renal transplant recipients.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To assess the respective influence of parameters (demographic characteristics, transplant-related variables, medical conditions and post-transplantation complications) on clinical outcomes.

Enrollment: 69
Study Start Date: April 2003
Study Completion Date: May 2006
Primary Completion Date: May 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion / Exclusion Criteria - All patients who completed study CERL080A2405-IN01 and who are willing to continue treatment with Enteric-Coated Mycophenolate Sodium.

Other protocol-defined inclusion / exclusion criteria may apply

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00239070

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Novartis Novartis
  More Information

Responsible Party: Novartis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00239070     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CERL080A2405IN01E1 
Study First Received: October 12, 2005
Last Updated: January 28, 2011
Health Authority: Poland: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Novartis:
EC-MPS, renal transplantation, de novo patients

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Mycophenolate mofetil
Mycophenolic Acid
Antibiotics, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Immunologic Factors
Immunosuppressive Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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