Last updated on July 2019

The Exploratory Study to Investigate the Effect of Ramelteon for Insomnia Patients With Major Depressive Disorder by Using Actigraphy


Brief description of study

This study will explore the effect of ramelteon 8 mg once daily for 8 weeks for the treatment of insomnia patients with depression by using actigraphy.

Detailed Study Description

The drug being tested in this study is called ramelteon. Ramelteon is being tested to treat people who have insomnia with depression. This study will look at sleep activity of participants who take ramelteon. The study will enroll approximately 30 patients. Participants will be administered: • Ramelteon 8 mg Participants will be asked to take 1 tablet orally at bedtime. This multi-center study will be conducted in Japan. The overall period to participate in this study is 9 weeks (Run-in period for 1 week and treatment period for 8 weeks). Participants will make multiple visits to clinic including the final visit 8 weeks after the start of treatment.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02669082

Recruitment Status: Closed


Brief Description Eligibility Contact Research Team


Volunteer Sign-up

Sign up for our FREE service to receive email notifications when clinical trials are posted in the medical category of interest to you.