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Efficacy and Safety of AZD7009 in the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00255281
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 18, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 6, 2007
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Brief Summary:
The current study is designed to assess the efficacy and safety of iv AZD7009 in conversion from AF

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Atrial Fibrillation Drug: AZD7009, no generic name available Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 160 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Blind, Randomised, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Multicentre, Phase II Study to Assess the Efficacy of AZD7009 (AR H065522XX) Given Intravenously (Infusion for 15 or 30 Minutes) to Patients for Conversion of Atrial Fibrillation
Study Start Date : September 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2006

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The proportion of patients that have converted from AF within 90 minutes from start of infusion.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. The time to conversion of AF from start of the infusion.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical indication for cardioversion of Atrial Fibrillation. Effective oral anticoagulation according to local routines or a TEE without any finding of intracardial thrombus or signs of thrombogenecity

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Clinically significant sinus and/or AV node dysfunction. Serum or plasma potassium <3.8 mmol/L or >5.0 mmol/L. QTc(Bazett) >450 ms. Any QRS duration >150 ms

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Esbjerg, Denmark
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Hellerup, Denmark
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Hvidovre, Denmark
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Svendborg, Denmark
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Helsinki, Finland
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Oulu, Finland
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Aachen, Germany
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Bad Berka, Germany
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Brandenburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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Magdeburg, Germany
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Munster, Germany
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Budapest, Hungary
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Cegled, Hungary
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Kecskemet, Hungary
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Szekesfehervar, Hungary
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Szentes, Hungary
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Groningen, Netherlands
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Maastricht, Netherlands
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Stadskanaal, Netherlands
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Oslo, Norway
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Rud, Norway
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Tromso, Norway
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Trondheim, Norway
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Bytom, Poland
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Opole, Poland
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Ruda Slaska, Poland
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Warszawa, Poland
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Wroclaw, Poland
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Linkoping, Sweden
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Orebro, Sweden
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Stockholm, Sweden
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: AstraZeneca AZD7009 Midical Science Director, MD AstraZeneca
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00255281    
Other Study ID Numbers: D1461C00006
First Posted: November 18, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 6, 2007
Last Verified: December 2007
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes