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Extension Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Armodafinil Treatment as Adjunctive Therapy in Adults With Major Depression Associated With Bipolar I Disorder

2014-08-27 03:13:46 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and tolerability of long term (6 months) armodafinil treatment as adjunctive therapy to mood-stabilizing medications in adults with bipolar I disorder.

Study Design

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

Conditions

Depression

Intervention

Armodafinil

Location

Birmingham Psychiatry Pharma
Birmingham
Alabama
United States
35226

Status

Recruiting

Source

Cephalon

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:46-0400

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