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Phase II Study of KWA-0711 in Patients With Chronic Constipation (CC)

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: NCT02343978
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 22, 2015
Last Update Posted : May 22, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of KWA-0711 in Chronic Constipation (CC) patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Chronic Constipation Drug: KWA-0711 Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 37 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II, Randomized, Open-label Study of KWA-0711 Administrated Orally for 2 Weeks to Evaluate Its Safety and Efficacy in Patients With Chronic Constipation (CC)
Actual Study Start Date : December 26, 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 1, 2015

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MedlinePlus related topics: Constipation

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: KWA-0711 High dose Drug: KWA-0711
Experimental: KWA-0711 Low dose Drug: KWA-0711

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of Adverse Events [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in fasting and postprandial blood glucose levels [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
  2. Change in fasting and postprandial insulin levels [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
  3. ECGs, vital signs, and clinical labs [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
  4. Improvement of signs and symptoms associated with constipation [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The patients who experienced fewer than three Spontaneous Bowel Movements (SBMs) per week for more than 6 months prior to the enrollment
  • The patients who experienced one or more of the following signs or symptoms during more than 25% of bowel movements for more than 6 months: straining, lumpy or hard stools, and a sensation of incomplete evacuation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have secondary constipation caused by systemic disorder
  • Patients who have organic constipation
  • Patients who received intestinal resection

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02343978

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Tokyo, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
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Study Director: Tatsuro Takei Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Identifier: NCT02343978     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KWA1205
First Posted: January 22, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 22, 2017
Last Verified: May 2017
Keywords provided by Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:
Chronic Constipation
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Signs and Symptoms, Digestive
Signs and Symptoms