This trial aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Filgotinib in the induction and maintenance of remission in people with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease.

Study completed — 1

About this study

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory disease of the gastrointestinal tract (digestive tract).

The purpose of this study was to see if filgotinib, an experimental drug, is effective and safe in treating people with moderate to severe Crohn’s disease.

Study closed to enrolment.

Person handling test tubes for research


All research in Australia involving human participants is reviewed by an independent group called a Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC). The ethical aspects of this research study have been approved by the Royal Melbourne Hospital HREC.

This study is being carried out according to the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research (2007). This statement protects the interests of people who agree to participate in human research studies.

The RMH Clinical Trials Centre
Clinical Trials Centre

The Clinical Trials Centre (CTC) is a dedicated, purpose-built space where we conduct clinical trials.

The CTC is located on Level 2 South. When you arrive, if you are unsure where to go, talk to one of our friendly volunteers or the information desk staff.