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Pharmacovigilance Study To Evaluate Safety Of AVODART In Subjects With Benign Prostate Hyperplasia

This study has been completed.
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GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: January 3, 2008
Last updated: October 13, 2008
Last verified: October 2008
This study has 4 phases: screening phase (visit 1), treatment phase (visit 2 - 6 mths after treatment initiation), and end of treatment phase (visit 3 - end of year 1). Only in the case a serious adverse event (SAE) arises, will there be a follow up phase (visit 4).

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Pharmacovigilance Study to Evaluate Safety of AVODART (Dutasteride) Administration 0,5 mg Once Daily, for 52 Weeks, in Subjects With Benign Prostate Hyperplasia

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: December 2004

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subject should fulfil criteria for the subscription of AVODART as these are mentioned in the SPC
  • Subject should be diagnosed with benign prostate hyperplasia
  • Subject's prostate volume should be equal or greater than 30 cm3

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known hypersensitivity to any of the AVODART compounds
  • Suffers from a serious illness which either is not properly controlled or as per investigator´s judgment could interfere with the subject´s compliance into the trial
  • Receives treatment with enzyme inhibitors CYP3A4 and CYP3A5.
  • History of severe liver failure
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00593593

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials, MD GlaxoSmithKline
  More Information

Responsible Party: Study Director, GSK Identifier: NCT00593593     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 104244
Study First Received: January 3, 2008
Last Updated: October 13, 2008

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
benign prostate hyperplasia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Hyperplasia
Pathologic Processes
Prostatic Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male
5-alpha Reductase Inhibitors
Steroid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on July 26, 2017