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Study 767905/008 Extension Study: Alvimopan for Treatment of Opioid-Induced Bowel Dysfunction in Cancer Pain Subjects

This study has been completed.
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First received: August 24, 2005
Last updated: March 6, 2009
Last verified: March 2009

August 24, 2005
March 6, 2009
September 2004
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Incidence of reported adverse events, including serious adverse events
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00135577 on Archive Site
Incidence of treatment-limiting toxicities, changes in pain intensity, patient satisfaction, health outcome measures
Same as current
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Study 767905/008 Extension Study: Alvimopan for Treatment of Opioid-Induced Bowel Dysfunction in Cancer Pain Subjects
A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Phase IIb Extension Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Multiple Alvimopan Dosage Regimens for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Bowel Dysfunction in Cancer Pain Subjects

ABD101684 serves as an extension to Study SB-767905/008 and offers continued access to blinded investigational product to subjects who have completed the original study.

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Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Cancer
  • Bowel Dysfunction
Drug: alvimopan
Other Name: alvimopan
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Completed GSK sponsored alvimopan (opioid-induced bowel dysfunction) OBD study for subjects with cancer-related pain, e.g. SB-767905/008.
  • Taking full agonist opioid therapy for cancer related pain.
  • Met entry criteria of OBD in original study and per investigator continues to require therapy for management of OBD.
  • Capable of completing paper questionnaires at the study visits.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unable to eat or drink.
  • Taking opioids for management of drug addiction.
  • Unable to use only rescue laxatives provided.
  • Inappropriately managed severe constipation that puts subject at risk of complications.
  • Has gastrointestinal (GI) or pelvic disorder known to affect bowel transit.
  • Concomitant medication(s), medical condition, or clinically significant laboratory abnormality that could jeopardize subject and also contraindicate study participation.
18 Years and older
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United States,   Canada,   Finland,   France,   Hong Kong,   New Zealand,   Pakistan,   Peru,   Poland,   Portugal,   Russian Federation,   Spain,   United Kingdom
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Study Director, GSK
Cubist Pharmaceuticals
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials, MD GlaxoSmithKline
Cubist Pharmaceuticals
March 2009

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