A Long-term Trial of OPC-34712 in Patients With Schizophrenia

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified June 2014 by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01456897
First received: October 11, 2011
Last updated: June 29, 2014
Last verified: June 2014
  Purpose

To investigate the safety and efficacy of long-term administration of OPC-34712 in patients with schizophrenia.


Condition Intervention Phase
Schizophrenia
Drug: OPC-34712
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The frequency and severity of Adverse events [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Study Start Date: October 2011
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: OPC-34712 Drug: OPC-34712
orally administered once daily

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients age 18 years or older (at time of informed consent) diagnosed with schizophrenia based on DSM-IV-TR diagnostic criteria
  • Outpatients who are receiving an oral antipsychotic treatment (other than clozapine), who are considered to require maintenance therapy using antipsychotics, and for whom monotherapy with OPC-34712 is considered feasible

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Female patients who are breastfeeding or who have a positive pregnancy test (urine) result prior to receiving investigational medicinal product
  • Patients who are diagnosed with a disease other than schizophrenia (schizoaffective disorder, major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety disorder, delirium, dementia, amnesia, or other cognitive disorder) based on current DSM-IV-TR Axis Ι criteria, or who are diagnosed with a personality disorder (borderline, paranoid, histrionic, schizotypal, schizoid, or antisocial)
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01456897

Contacts
Contact: Drug Information Center opc_ctr@otsuka.jp

Locations
Japan
Recruiting
Kanto Region, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Investigators
Study Director: Kyoji Imaoka, Operating Officer Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01456897     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 331-10-003, JapicCTI-111632
Study First Received: October 11, 2011
Last Updated: June 29, 2014
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia and Disorders with Psychotic Features
Mental Disorders

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014