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JRCT ID: jRCT2021210043

Registered date:28/10/2021

Evaluating the Long-Term Safety and Tolerability of Efgartigimod PH20 SC Administered Subcutaneously in Patients With Generalized Myasthenia Gravis

Basic Information

Recruitment status Not Recruiting
Health condition(s) or Problem(s) studiedGeneralized Myasthenia Gravis (gMG)
Date of first enrollment30/06/2021
Target sample size19
Countries of recruitmentBelgium,Japan,Czech Republic,Japan,Germany,Japan,Hungary,Japan,Italy,Japan,Netherlands,Japan,Poland,Japan,Spain,Japan,Georgia,Japan,Russia,Japan,the US,Japan
Study typeInterventional
Intervention(s)Subcutaneous administration of Efgartigimod PH20 SC once a week


Primary OutcomeIncidence and severity of AEs, incidence of SAEs, and changes in laboratory test results, physical examination results, vital signs, and electrocardiogram results.
Secondary Outcome

Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Age minimum>= 20age old
Age maximumNot applicable
Include criteria1. Must be capable of giving signed informed consent, which includes compliance with the requirements and restrictions listed in the informed consent form (ICF) and in this protocol. 2. Previously participated in antecedent studies ARGX-113-2001 or ARGX-113-1705 and are eligible for roll over. 3. Contraceptive use by men and women should be consistent with local regulations regarding the methods of contraception for those participating in clinical studies and: a. Male participants: - Male participants are not allowed to donate sperm from signing the informed consent (ICF) until the end of study. b. Female participants: - Women of Child bearing potential (WOCBP) must have a negative urine pregnancy test at baseline before investigational medicinal product (IMP) can be administered.
Exclude criteria1. The participant was discontinued early from studies ARGX-113-2001 or ARGX-113-1705, unless the reason for discontinuation from study ARGX-113-1705 was to roll over into study ARGX-113-2002. a. Participants who, in the investigator's judgment, are not benefiting from efgartigimod IV in study ARGX-113-1705 Part B are not eligible for roll over into ARGX-113-2002. 2. Are pregnant or lactating, or intend to become pregnant during the study or within 90 days after the last dose of investigational medicinal product (IMP) 3. Has any of the following medical conditions: a. Clinically significant uncontrolled chronic bacterial, viral, or fungal infection at screening b. Any other known autoimmune disease that, in the opinion of the investigator, would interfere with accurate assessment of clinical symptoms of myasthenia gravis or put the participant at undue risk c. History of malignancy unless deemed cured by adequate treatment with no evidence of reoccurrence for >=3 years before the first administration of investigational medicinal product (IMP). Participants with the following cancers can be included at any time: - adequately treated basal cell or squamous cell skin cancer - carcinoma in situ of the cervix - carcinoma in situ of the breast - incidental histological findings of prostate cancer (TNM classification of malignant tumors stage T1a or T1b) d. Clinical evidence of other significant serious diseases, or the participant has had a recent major surgery, or who have any other condition that, in the opinion of the investigator, could confound the results of the study or put the participant at undue risk 4. Received a live-attenuated vaccine within 28 days prior to study entry or plan to receive a live-attenuated vaccine during the study 5. A known hypersensitivity reaction to efgartigimod, rHuPH20, or any of its excipients

Related Information


Public contact
Name Yuji Matsuura
Address Nakanoshima Daibiru 16F, 3-3-23, Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka Osaka Japan 530-6116
Telephone +81-6-4560-6974
Affiliation PPD-SNBL K.K.
Scientific contact
Name Yuji Matsuura
Address Nakanoshima Daibiru 16F, 3-3-23, Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka Osaka Japan 530-6116
Telephone +81-6-4560-6974
Affiliation PPD-SNBL K.K.