Prevention Of Recurrence Of Atrial Fibrillation

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2007 by GlaxoSmithKline.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
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GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: July 9, 2002
Last updated: July 31, 2007
Last verified: July 2007

The purpose of this study is to determine whether the study drug is effective in preventing the recurrence of atrial fibrillation (an abnormal heart rhythm).

Condition Intervention Phase
Atrial Fibrillation
Drug: SB-207266
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Parallel Group Study of the Safety and Efficacy of SB 207266 in Patients With Symptomatic Persistent Atrial Fibrillation (AF)

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Time-to-first symptomatic AF (atrial fibrillation)

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to first symptomatic or detected asymptomatic AF; spontaneous reversion to sinus rhythm prior to cardioversion

Enrollment: 520
Study Start Date: November 2001

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Symptomatic persistent atrial fibrillation requiring DC cardioversion.
  • Duration of AF >48 hrs. <6 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Concomitant Class I and/or III anti-arrhythmic drugs.
  • Amiodarone treatment within 3 months of the study.
  • Other inclusion or exclusion criteria to be determined by the physician and study sponsor.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00041496

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Study Director: GSK Clinical Trial, MD GlaxoSmithKline
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No publications provided Identifier: NCT00041496     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 207266082
Study First Received: July 9, 2002
Last Updated: July 31, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
persistent atrial fibrillation
symptomatic atrial fibrillation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
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