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Trial details imported from ClinicalTrials.gov

For full trial details, please see the original record at https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00151502




Registration number
NCT00151502
Ethics application status
Date submitted
6/09/2005
Date registered
9/09/2005
Date last updated
11/07/2008

Titles & IDs
Public title
To Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Atorvastatin Plus a Cholinesterase Inhibitor in AD Patients.
Scientific title
An 80-Week, Randomized, Multi-Center, Parallel-Group, Double-Blind Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Atorvastatin 80 MG Plus an Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Versus an Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Alone in the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Alzheimer's Disease.
Secondary ID [1] 0 0
A2581078
Universal Trial Number (UTN)
Trial acronym
Linked study record

Health condition
Health condition(s) or problem(s) studied:
Alzheimer's Disease 0 0
Condition category
Condition code
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Alzheimer's disease
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Dementias

Intervention/exposure
Study type
Interventional
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
Treatment: Drugs - Atorvastatin

Treatment: Drugs: Atorvastatin


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Treatment: Drugs
Comparator / control treatment
Control group

Outcomes
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If the results of this study demonstrate efficacy and lead to the approval by the FDA of atorvastatin for use in humans for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, this would be available as an additional treatment option for patients.
Timepoint [1] 0 0
Secondary outcome [1] 0 0
If the results of this study demonstrate efficacy and lead to the approval by the Food and Drug Administration of atorvastatin for use in humans, subject activities of daily living are being assessed.
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Eligibility
Key inclusion criteria
- Diagnostic evidence of probable Alzheimer's disease consistent with NINCDS/ADRDA and
DSM IV criteria.

- Subject's Mini-Mental Status Examination Score (MMSE) must be in the range of 13 - 25
(inclusive) at Screening.
Minimum age
50 Years
Maximum age
90 Years
Gender
Both males and females
Can healthy volunteers participate?
No
Key exclusion criteria
- Subjects with dementia due to causes other than Alzheimer's disease.

- Any condition, which, in the investigator's judgment might increase the risk to the
subject or decrease the reliability of the data required to meet the objectives of the
study.

Study design
Purpose of the study
Treatment
Allocation to intervention
Randomised controlled trial
Procedure for enrolling a subject and allocating the treatment (allocation concealment procedures)
Methods used to generate the sequence in which subjects will be randomised (sequence generation)
Masking / blinding
Blinded (masking used)
Who is / are masked / blinded?



Intervention assignment
Parallel
Other design features
Phase
Phase 3
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Statistical methods / analysis

Recruitment
Recruitment status
Completed
Data analysis
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Actual
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Actual
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Final
Recruitment in Australia
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NSW,SA,VIC,WA
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Pfizer Investigational Site - East Gosford
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Pfizer Investigational Site - Randwick
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Pfizer Investigational Site - Daw Park
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Pfizer Investigational Site - Woodville South
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Pfizer Investigational Site - Ballarat
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Pfizer Investigational Site - West Heidelberg
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Pfizer Investigational Site - Nedlands
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2250 - East Gosford
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2031 - Randwick
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5041 - Daw Park
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5011 - Woodville South
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3350 - Ballarat
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3081 - West Heidelberg
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6009 - Nedlands
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Funding & Sponsors
Primary sponsor type
Commercial sector/Industry
Name
Pfizer
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Ethics approval
Ethics application status

Summary
Brief summary
The purpose of this study is to find out if atovastatin, when taken with a cholinesterase
inhibitor, is effective for treating Alzheimer's disease.
Trial website
https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00151502
Trial related presentations / publications
Public notes

Contacts
Principal investigator
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Pfizer CT.gov Call Center
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Pfizer
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