Last updated on September 2014

A Phase III, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Study of Subcutaneous Secukinumab in Autoinjectors, to Demonstrate Efficacy at 24 Weeks and Long Term Safety and Efficacy up to 3.5 Years in Subjects With Active Psoriatic Arthritis


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Bone Diseases | Arthritis and Arthritic Pain
  • Age: 18 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) classified by ClASsification criteria for Psoriatic ARthritis (CASPAR) criteria.
  • Rheumatoid factor and anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide (CCP) antibodies negative.
  • Diagnosis of active plaque psoriasis or nail changes consistent with psoriasis.
  • Inadequate control of symptoms with NSAID.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Chest X-ray or chest magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with evidence of ongoing infectious or malignant process.
  • Subjects taking high potency opioid analgesics.
  • Previous exposure to secukinumab or other biologic drug directly targeting interleukin-17 (IL-17) or IL-17 receptor.
  • Ongoing use of prohibited psoriasis treatments / medications.
  • Subjects who have ever received biologic immunomodulating agents except for those targeting TNFa.
  • Previous treatment with any cell-depleting therapies.

Recruitment Status: Open


Brief Description Eligibility Contact Research Team


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