Study Evaluating Effexor® (Venlafaxine) in Achieving Response and Maintaining Remission
This is a study to determine the utility of Effexor® (venlafaxine) in achieving response, including time to response, maintaining remission, and time to remission as measured by the 17-item Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HAM-D) and to determine the utility of Effexor® (venlafxine) on the various cluster of symptom scales in the 17-item HAM-D.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Study Of The Utility Of Effexor® (Venlafaxine) In Achieving Response And Maintaining Remission Among Taiwanese Patients With Depression|
- Primary efficacy variable will be the proportion of patients with remission defined as a HAM-D score of less than or equal to 7 at 8 weeks of treatment.
- Safety and tolerability will be assessed based on adverse events that occurred during the survey for all patients who received at least one dose of Effexor®.
|Study Start Date:||February 2004|
|Study Completion Date:||March 2005|