Weaning of Immunosuppression in Nephritis of Lupus (WIN-Lupus)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01284725|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2013 by Assistance Publique Hopitaux De Marseille.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : January 27, 2011
Last Update Posted : September 1, 2014
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Nephritis of Lupus||Drug: mycophenolate mofetil or azathioprine Other: immunosuppressive treatment discontinuation||Phase 3|
open multicenter randomized non-inferiority study, comparing 2 types of therapeutic strategies after 2 years of maintenance treatment:
- Group I: Continuation of immunosuppressive therapy with MMF or AZA, with a background therapy with hydroxychloroquine, and possibly low-dose corticosteroids.
- Group II: immunosuppressive treatment discontinuation, continuation of hydroxychloroquine, and possibly low-dose corticosteroids (15 mg / day).
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||200 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Weaning of Immunosuppression in Nephritis of Lupus|
|Study Start Date :||January 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||January 2017|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||August 2017|
|Experimental: immunosuppressive treatment discontinuation,||
Other: immunosuppressive treatment discontinuation
Active Comparator: Continuation of immunosuppressive therapy
with MMF or AZA, with a background therapy with hydroxychloroquine, and possibly low-dose corticosteroids
Drug: mycophenolate mofetil or azathioprine
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|Contact: NOEMIE JOURDE CHICHE||Noemie.Jourde@ap-hm.fr|
|Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Marseille||Recruiting|
|Marseille, France, 13354|
|Contact: NOEMIE JOURDE CHICHE firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator: Noémie Jourde chiche|
|Study Director:||BERNARD BELAIGUES||Assistance Publique hôpitaux de Marseille|
|Principal Investigator:||NOEMIE JOURDE CHICHE||Assistance publique Hôpitaux de marseille|