Follow-up Study of L059 (Levetiracetam) in Epileptic Patients With Partial Onset Seizures by Open Label Method

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
UCB, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00160615
First received: September 8, 2005
Last updated: November 14, 2013
Last verified: September 2009
  Purpose

The safety and efficacy of L059 will be evaluated in patients who completed "N165 Clinical Trial of L059". They will receive L059 at a daily dose from 1,000 mg to 3,000 mg in addition to their standard concomitant AEDs


Condition Intervention Phase
Epilepsy, Partial
Drug: levetiracetam
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: Follow-up Study of L059 (Levetiracetam) in Epileptic Patients With Partial Onset Seizures by Open Label Method

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Further study details as provided by UCB, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Frequency of AE/ADR

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Seizures frequency per week

Estimated Enrollment: 97
Study Start Date: September 2001
Study Completion Date: November 2007
Primary Completion Date: November 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients who completed the evaluation period (Week 16) of N165 Clinical Trial of L059
  2. Patients/the parent or guardian wish to continue treatment with L059 and to enter N165 Follow-up Study, and also the investigator admit the necessity of the repeated intake of the investigational drug for the patients.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients who had not participate in N165 Clinical Trial of L059.
  2. Patients who had participated in N165 Clinical Trial of L059 with no intention of entering the follow-up study taking the same medication.
  3. Patients had not been in compliance with requirements of Protocol for N165 Clinical Trial of L059 in the course of the study.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00160615

Sponsors and Collaborators
UCB, Inc.
Investigators
Study Director: UCB Clinical Trial Call Center UCB, Inc.
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00160615     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: N01020, L05/EPI/LG1/FN/01
Study First Received: September 8, 2005
Last Updated: November 14, 2013
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Keywords provided by UCB, Inc.:
Epilepsy, Partial,
Keppra, levetiracetam

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Epilepsy
Epilepsies, Partial
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Etiracetam
Piracetam
Anticonvulsants
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Nootropic Agents
Neuroprotective Agents
Protective Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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