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Addressing Dementia Via Agitation-Centered Evaluation (ADVANCE)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03226522
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : July 21, 2017
Last Update Posted : January 11, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):

Study Description
Brief Summary:
This is a multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, to assess the efficacy and safety of AXS-05 in the treatment of agitation in patients with Alzheimer's disease.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Agitation in Patients With Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type Alzheimer Disease Agitation,Psychomotor Drug: AXS-05 Drug: Bupropion Drug: Placebo Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 435 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of AXS-05 for the Treatment of Agitation in Subjects With Dementia of the Alzheimer's Type
Actual Study Start Date : July 13, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2019


Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: AXS-05
AXS-05 tablets taken by mouth for 5 weeks.
Drug: AXS-05
AXS-05
Active Comparator: Bupropion
Bupropion tablets taken by mouth for 5 weeks.
Drug: Bupropion
Bupropion
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo tablets taken by mouth for 5 weeks.
Drug: Placebo
Placebo


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cohen-Mansfield Agitation Inventory (CMAI) [ Time Frame: 5 weeks ]
    Change from Baseline to Week 5 in the CMAI


Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Key Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of probable Alzheimer's disease (AD) based on the 2011 National Institute on Aging-Alzheimer Association (NIA-AA) criteria.
  • Diagnosis of clinically signification agitation resulting from probable AD according to the International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA) provisional definition of agitation.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has dementia predominantly of non-Alzheimer's type.
  • Unable to comply with study procedures.
  • Medically inappropriate for study participation in the opinion of the investigator.
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03226522


Contacts
Contact: Axsome Clinical Trials +1 (212) 332-3241 ADVANCE-1@axsome.com

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Axsome Therapeutics, Inc.
More Information

Responsible Party: Axsome Therapeutics, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03226522     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AXS-05-AD-301
First Posted: July 21, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 11, 2018
Last Verified: January 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Alzheimer Disease
Dementia
Psychomotor Agitation
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Tauopathies
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Dyskinesias
Neurologic Manifestations
Psychomotor Disorders
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Bupropion
Antidepressive Agents, Second-Generation
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Dopamine Uptake Inhibitors
Neurotransmitter Uptake Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Dopamine Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Cytochrome P-450 CYP2D6 Inhibitors
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors