Trial Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and tolerability of multiple ascending doses of MK-8189 in participants with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) with or without symptoms of agitation-aggression and/or psychosis.

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NATIONAL TRIAL REFERENCE NUMBER

NCT05227118

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Eligibility

Only a qualified healthcare professional can determine if you are eligible to take part in a clinical trial. However, this information may be useful in starting a conversation with your doctor.

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Conditions

Alzheimer's Disease

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Age Range

65 - 85

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Sex

All

About the trial

Trial phase Icon Current trial phase

Trial Phase 1

Investigational medication is tested for safety on a relatively small group of 20 to 100 volunteers who are usually healthy, but not always.

The trial may take place in a doctor’s office or hospital.

Trial start Icon Trial start and end dates
  • Trial start date July 1, 2022
  • Estimated primary completion date November 14, 2023
  • Estimated trial completion date November 14, 2023

Trial locations

Locations shown may have changed in some cases. Please call the number listed in the location results to confirm the nearest trial site. Talk with a trial site member for more information.

What can you do next?

If you think this clinical trial might be a good fit and you are interested in taking part, take the next step to see if you are eligible.

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NATIONAL TRIAL REFERENCE NUMBER

NCT05227118

When you talk with your doctor or clinical trial team member, please have the national trial reference number available.

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  • The investigational treatment that is being studied
  • What the risks and possible benefits are for participants

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