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A 4-week study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of topiramate compared to placebo in the treatment of Bipolar I Disorder with an optional 6-month open-label extension for qualified patients following completion of the study.
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Topiramate / Placebo
Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:56:10-0400
The primary purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of topiramate compared with placebo in the treatment of acute manic or mixed episodes in patients with Bipolar I Di...
The primary purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of topiramate compared with placebo in the treatment of acute manic or mixed episodes in patients with Bipolar...
The purpose of this study is to assess the potential pharmacokinetic (absorption, distribution and excretion of the drug by the body) interaction between, and the safety of, topiramate and...
The purpose of this study is to determine the initial (after 1-week of maintenance dosing) and extended (after 3-weeks of maintenance dosing) effect of topiramate, at doses up to 600 mg/da...
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