Observational Study to Evaluate Risks of Side Effects, Drug Abuse and Dependence in Patients Who Received Xyrem ® on Prescription

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
UCB, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00244465
First received: October 24, 2005
Last updated: July 4, 2014
Last verified: July 2014
  Purpose

Patients will be followed up for max 18 months. Information on the Adverse Events and potential misuse or abuse of Xyrem ® will be collected.


Condition Phase
Narcolepsy
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Post Marketing Non-interventional Surveillance Pharmacoepidemiology Study (PMSS) to Evaluate Long-term Safety, Tolerability and Compliance in Administration of Xyrem® (Sodium Oxybate) Oral Solution in Patients Who Receive Treatment With This Medication in Regular Clinical Practice.

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Further study details as provided by UCB, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Evaluation of risk for development adverse events, withdrawal syndrome and potential for dependence, abuse, overdose and misuse of Xyrem®. Obtaining information about adherence to Xyrem® prescribing information regarding indication and dosage. [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 1000
Study Start Date: May 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients being treated with Xyrem®.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who received Xyrem ® on prescription

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No limitations
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00244465

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Sponsors and Collaborators
UCB, Inc.
Investigators
Study Director: UCB Clinical Trial Call Center +1 877 822 9493 (UCB)
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: UCB, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00244465     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: C00302
Study First Received: October 24, 2005
Last Updated: July 4, 2014
Health Authority: European Union: European Medicines Agency

Keywords provided by UCB, Inc.:
Narcolepsy
Cataplexy
Oxybate
Xyrem
Misuse
Safety

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Narcolepsy
Disorders of Excessive Somnolence
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic
Dyssomnias
Sleep Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
Mental Disorders
Sodium Oxybate
Adjuvants, Anesthesia
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Anesthetics, Intravenous
Anesthetics, General
Anesthetics
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 01, 2014