Study Comparing Cyclosporin Dose Reduction With Cyclosporin Elimination in Kidney Transplant Recipients Taking Sirolimus
To assess equivalence in the rates of functional graft survival at 12 months after transplantation in patients receiving induction therapy with cyclosporin (CsA, Neoral) and Rapamune® followed by CsA dose reduction and concentration-controlled Rapamune® versus induction with CsA and Rapamune® followed by discontinuation of CsA and concentration-controlled Rapamune®.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
|Official Title:||A Randomized, Open-label Study to Compare the Safety and Efficacy of Cyclosporin Dose Reduction With Cyclosporin Elimination in de Novo Renal Allograft Recipients Receiving Rapamune|