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Open Label Extension Study of Eculizumab in Patients With Transfusion Dependent PNH

Phase 3
18 Years
Not Enrolling
Paroxysmal Hemoglobinuria, Nocturnal

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Trial Information

Open Label Extension Study of Eculizumab in Patients With Transfusion Dependent PNH

Inclusion Criteria:

- Patients who have fully completed the TRIUMPH, SHEPHERD, or X03-001 studies

- TRIUMPH patients who have discontinued receiving investigational drug prior to the
last visit of the study due to lack of efficacy or exacerbation of symptoms of PNH
and have completed all monthly safety and efficacy procedures

- Patient must be willing and able to give written informed consent

- Patient must avoid conception during the trial

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients who have terminated early from the SHEPHERD or X03-001 studies

- Patients who have terminated early from the TRIUMPH study due to an adverse event

- Female who is pregnant, breast feeding, or intending to conceive during the course of
the study

- Any condition that could increase the patient's risk by participating in the study or
could confound the outcome of the study

Type of Study:


Study Design:

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Outcome Measure:

Treatment-emergent adverse events

Outcome Time Frame:

during study up to 30 days post last study drug dosing

Safety Issue:



United States: Food and Drug Administration

Study ID:




Start Date:

May 2005

Completion Date:

October 2008

Related Keywords:

  • Paroxysmal Hemoglobinuria, Nocturnal
  • Transfusion dependent, hemolytic paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
  • Hemoglobinuria
  • Hemoglobinuria, Paroxysmal



Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, New York  10021
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, Ohio  44195
Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, Massachusetts  02114-2617
Stanford University Medical Center, Division of Hematology Stanford, California  94305-5112
Hartford Hospital, Cancer Clinical Research Office Hartford, Connecticut  06102
Johns Hopkins University Medical Center Baltimore, Maryland  21205
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health Bethesda, Maryland  20892
NYU Clinical Cancer Center New York, New York  10016
Duke University Medical Center, Division Cell Therapy, Heme Malignancies Program Durham, North Carolina  27710
Cleveland Clinic Florida, Department of Clinical Research Weston, Florida  33331
Indianapolis University Cancer Center Indianapolis, Indiana  46202
Mayo Clinic, Divison of Hematology Rochester, Minnesota  55902
Washington University, Department of Internal Medicine/Division of Hematology St. Louis, Missouri  63110
Presbyterian Medical Center, PENN Comprehensive Hemophilia & Thombosis Program Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19104