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Study to Evaluate Long-Term Tolerability and Safety of Oral Prucalopride in Chronic Constipation

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: NCT01070615
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 18, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 2, 2010
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Brief Summary:
Objectives: Evaluation of the clinical long-term safety, tolerability, patient satisfaction, pharmacokinetics and pattern of use of oral prucalopride tablets given in doses up to 4 mg once daily to patients with chronic constipation

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Chronic Constipation Drug: Prucalopride Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 693 participants
Allocation: N/A
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Study to Evaluate the Long-Term Tolerability and Safety of Oral Prucalopride Administered to Patients With Chronic Constipation
Study Start Date : June 1998
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2000

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MedlinePlus related topics: Constipation

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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:

  1. Male or non-pregnant, non-breast-feeding female outpatients of at least 18 years of age
  2. Patient had completed the entire treatment period of the PRU-INT-6 study or the PRU-INT-12 study .

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients with impaired renal function
  2. Patients with clinically significant abnormalities of haematology, urinalysis, or blood chemistry.
  3. Females of child-bearing potential without adequate contraceptive protection during the study.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01070615

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University Hospital Antwerp
Edegem, Belgium, 2650
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Principal Investigator: Marc Van Outryve, MD University Hospital Antwerp, Edegem, Belgium
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Renate Specht Gryp, Movetis Identifier: NCT01070615    
Other Study ID Numbers: PRU-INT-10
First Posted: February 18, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 2, 2010
Last Verified: February 2010
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Gastrointestinal Agents
Serotonin 5-HT4 Receptor Agonists
Serotonin Receptor Agonists
Serotonin Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs