This is an open-label, 104-week, multicenter, extension study designed to evaluate the long-term safety, tolerability and effectiveness of flexibly dosed lurasidone (20, 40, 60 or 80 mg/day) in pediatric subjects who have completed the 6-week treatment period in the preceding studies, D1050301, D1050325, and D1050326
A 104-Week, Flexible-Dose, Open-Label, Multicenter, Extension Study to Evaluate the Long-Term Safety and Effectiveness of Lurasidone in Pediatric Subjects
Written informed consent from parent(s) or legal guardian(s) with sufficient intellectual capacity to understand the study and support subjects' participation in the study procedures must be obtained for subjects who are not emancipated. In accordance with Institutional Review Board (IRB) or Independent Ethics Committee(IEC) requirements, the subject will complete an informed assent when developmentally appropriate, to participate in the study before conduct of any study-specific procedures.
Subject has completed Study D1050301 (Visit 9) OR
Subject has completed Study D1050325 (Visit 9) OR
Subject has completed Study D1050326 (Visit 8)
Subject is judged by the investigator to be appropriate for participation in a 104-week clinical trial in an outpatient setting involving open-label lurasidone treatment, and is able to comply with the protocol.
A reliable informant (eg, parent, legal guardian, or caregiver) must be available to accompany the subject at each visit. For subjects entering from Study D1050325, the reliable caregiver must also oversee the administration of the study drug throughout the study
Females who participate in this study:
are unable to become pregnant (eg, premenarchal, surgically sterile, etc.) -OR-
practices true abstinence (consistent with lifestyle) and must agree to remain abstinent from signing informed consent to at least 7 days after the last dose of study drug has been taken; -OR-
are sexually active and willing to use a medically effective method of birth control (eg, male using condom and female using condom, diaphragm, contraceptive sponge, spermicide, contraceptive pill, or intrauterine device) from signing informed consent to at least 7 days after the last dose of study drug has been taken.
Males must be willing to remain sexually abstinent (consistent with lifestyle) or use an effective method of birth control (eg, male using condom and female using condom,diaphragm, contraceptive sponge, spermicide, contraceptive pill, or intrauterine device) from signing informed consent to at least 7 days after the last dose of study drug has been taken.
You CAN'T join if...
Subject is considered by the investigator to be at imminent risk of suicide.
Exhibits evidence of moderate or severe extrapyramidal symptoms, dystonia, tardive dyskinesia, or any other moderate or severe movement disorder. Severity to be determined by the investigator.
University of California San Francisco Medical Center San Francisco, California, 94143, USA
Diligent Clinical Trials, Inc Downey, California, 90241, USA
Neuropsychiatric Research Center of Orange County Santa Ana, California, 92701, USA