Can I join the TAPIR trial?

All patients that volunteer for this trial must meet the criteria below.

You can be in this study if:
You can be in this trial if:

  • You have been diagnosed by your doctor with granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA, also known as Wegener's granulomatosis)
  • You are currently taking prednisone daily. (Please note that you may be on other medications for your GPA besides prednisone and still participate in the TAPIR trial)
  • In the last 12 months, you have needed to take 20 mg or more for your disease
  • Your current dose of prednisone is between 5 mg and 20 mg per day
    (Currently on too high a dose? Learn how to become eligibile for the TAPIR Trial >)
  • You are at least 18 years of age
  • Your physician agrees that the trial prescribed recommended dose (5 mg or 0 mg per day of prednisone daily) is appropriate for you
  • Your physician is in the US.

You cannot be in this study if:
You cannot be in this trial if:

  • You are taking prednisone orally (by mouth) for any other health conditions on a daily basis
  • Your doctor does not agree that taking the prescribed dose of prednisone is in your best interest

What if I am taking more than 20 mg of prednisone per day? Find out what you can do to prepare for the TAPIR trial

What will I need to do? Find out what is expected of you when you participate in this trial

Join this trial: Click here to get started

Ready to join TAPIR?

  • For patients with diagnosed GPA
  • Participate from anywhere - online!
  • Must currently be in remission
  • Continue to see your own doctor

Questions Contact our Study Coordinator