An Open-label Study of KW-3357 (3357-004)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kyowa Hakko Kirin Company, Limited Identifier:
First received: June 27, 2011
Last updated: June 4, 2013
Last verified: June 2013
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of KW-3357 compared to plasma-derived antithrombin using multi-center, open-label, parallel-group, comparative method in patients with Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) associated with infection.

Condition Intervention Phase
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Drug: KW-3357
Drug: Plasma-derived antithrombin
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label Study of KW-3357 Compared to Plasma-derived Antithrombin for Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Associated With Infection

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Further study details as provided by Kyowa Hakko Kirin Company, Limited:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • DIC resolution [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Japanese Association for Acute Medicine-defined DIC criteria score < 4

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • DIC score [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Based on the Japanese Association for Acute Medicine-defined DIC criteria score

  • Mortality [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Organ symptoms [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Sepsis related organ failure assessment score

  • Severity [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    The Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II score

  • Plasma antithrombin activity [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Number of patients with adverse events [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: June 2011
Primary Completion Date: May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: KW-3357 Drug: KW-3357
Intravenous infusion once a day
Active Comparator: Plasma-derived antithrombin Drug: Plasma-derived antithrombin
Intravenous infusion once a day


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Meet the ACCP/SCCM-defined sepsis criteria
  • Japanese Association for Acute Medicine-defined DIC criteria score >= 4
  • Antithrombin activity <= 70%
  • Written informed consent from patient or guardian

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Anamnesis or complication of serious drug allergy
  • Serious liver disorder, such as fulminant hepatitis and decompensated cirrhosis
  • Pregnant, nursing, or possibly pregnant woman
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01384903

Saga, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kyowa Hakko Kirin Company, Limited
  More Information

Responsible Party: Kyowa Hakko Kirin Company, Limited Identifier: NCT01384903     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3357-004 
Study First Received: June 27, 2011
Last Updated: June 4, 2013
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Blood Coagulation Disorders
Hematologic Diseases
Hemorrhagic Disorders
Antithrombin III
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hematologic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Protease Inhibitors
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on May 03, 2016