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Study of Aripiprazole in Patients With Acute Bipolar Mania

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00097266
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 22, 2004
Last Update Posted : November 8, 2013
Otsuka America Pharmaceutical
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Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this research study is to confirm the safety and effectiveness of aripiprazole therapy over 12 weeks in subjects with bipolar disorder experiencing symptoms of mania.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Bipolar Disorder Drug: Placebo Drug: Aripiprazole Drug: Haloperidol Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 615 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Study of Aripiprazole Monotherapy in the Treatment of Acutely Manic Patients With Bipolar I Disorder
Study Start Date : December 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2007

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MedlinePlus related topics: Bipolar Disorder

Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: A Drug: Placebo
Tablets/capsules, oral, 0 mg, once daily, 3 weeks (switched to arm B for an additional 9 weeks).

Experimental: B Drug: Aripiprazole
Tablets, oral, 15-30 mg, once daily, 12 weeks.
Other Name: Abilify

Active Comparator: C Drug: Haloperidol
Capsule, oral, 5-15 mg, once daily, 12 weeks.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in a mania rating scale at endpoint

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Response rate and Clinical Global Impression scale at endpoint

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with Bipolar I Disorder and a diagnosis of acute mania will be considered for this study.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00097266

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Berea, Kwa Zuluu Natal, South Africa
Sponsors and Collaborators
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.
Otsuka America Pharmaceutical
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Study Director: Bristol-Myers Squibb Bristol-Myers Squibb
Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00097266    
Other Study ID Numbers: CN138-162
First Posted: November 22, 2004    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 8, 2013
Last Verified: July 2010
Keywords provided by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.:
Bipolar Mania
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar and Related Disorders
Mental Disorders
Haloperidol decanoate
Antidepressive Agents
Psychotropic Drugs
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Dopamine Agonists
Dopamine Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Serotonin 5-HT1 Receptor Agonists
Serotonin Receptor Agonists
Serotonin Agents
Serotonin 5-HT2 Receptor Antagonists
Serotonin Antagonists
Dopamine D2 Receptor Antagonists
Dopamine Antagonists
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
Anti-Dyskinesia Agents