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Efficacy, Safety, Tolerability of Pegaptanib Sodium (Macugen) in Filipino Patients With Neovascular Age Related Macular Degeneration.

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: NCT00820742
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : January 12, 2009
Last Update Posted : March 5, 2015
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Brief Summary:
An open label, non-comparative, multicenter, non-interventional, post marketing surveillance study to evaluate the overall safety and tolerability of pegaptanib sodium(Macugen) in the treatment of Filipino patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration based on incidence of adverse events and to evaluate the efficacy based on visual acuity, and the patient's and physician's overall satisfaction with tolerability and efficacy.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration Drug: Macugen

Detailed Description:
Open-label, non-comparative, non-interventional study

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Pegaptanib Sodium in Filipino Patients With Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration: A Post Marketing Surveillance Study.
Study Start Date : February 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2009

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Phase IV Post Marketing Surveillance Study
Open-label, observational study
Drug: Macugen
Intravitreous injection of Pegaptanib Sodium 3.47 mg/mL solution every 6 weeks

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of adverse events and serious adverse events [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Mean change in visual acuity in the study eye at 6 months from baseline [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Study Population
Male of female 50 years and older, diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Must have at least one eye which was diagnosed with neovascular degeneration

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Presence of other causes of choroidal neovascularization, including pathologic myopia (spherical equivalent of -8 diopters or more negative, or axial length of 25mm or more), ocular histoplasmosis syndrome, angioid streaks, choroidal rupture, multifocal choroiditis

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00820742

Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Director, Clinical Trial Disclosure Group, Pfizer, Inc. Identifier: NCT00820742    
Other Study ID Numbers: A5751025
First Posted: January 12, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 5, 2015
Last Verified: March 2015
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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Macular Degeneration
Wet Macular Degeneration
Retinal Degeneration
Retinal Diseases
Eye Diseases