A Phase III, Multicentre, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Withdrawal Study in Patients With Hyperphosphatemia

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: December 27, 2006
Last updated: February 26, 2013
Last verified: February 2013

This is a phase III multi-centre study in three periods: the first period is a phosphate binder washout for 4 weeks, the second period is an open-label, randomised, parallel group, flexible dose, the third period is a placebo-controlled withdrawal comparing MCI-196 with placebo for 4 weeks.

Condition Intervention Phase
Chronic Kidney Disease
Drug: MCI-196 (Colestilan(INN), Colestimide(JAN), CHOLEBINE®)
Drug: Placebo
Drug: Another phosphate binder
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase III, Randomised, Double-Blind, Multi-centre, Withdrawal Study Comparing MCI-196 Versus Placebo in Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V Subjects on Dialysis With Hyperphosphatemia

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Further study details as provided by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The change in serum phosphorus for MCI-196 and placebo [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The change in Total/LDL/HDL-cholesterol, Triglycerides, PTH, Ca, Ca x P ion product [ Time Frame: 12 and 16 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • The change in safety parameters [ Time Frame: 12 and 16 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 333
Study Start Date: June 2007
Study Completion Date: November 2009
Primary Completion Date: November 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: MCI-196 (Colestilan(INN), Colestimide(JAN), CHOLEBINE®)
3g to 15g/day (3 times a day), Tablet, 12 weeks of flexible dose and 4 weeks of double blind
Placebo Comparator: 2 Drug: Placebo
3g to 15g/day (3 times a day), Tablet, 4 weeks of double blind
Active Comparator: 3 Drug: Another phosphate binder
Current approved dosing recommendations for 12 weeks


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female, 18 years of age or over
  • Clinically stable haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis
  • Stable phosphate control
  • On a stabilised phosphorus diet
  • Female and of child-bearing potential have a negative serum pregnancy test.
  • Male subjects must agree to use appropriate contraception.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current clinically significant medical comorbidities, which may substantially compromise subject safety, or expose them to undue risk, or interfere significantly with study procedures and which, in the opinion of the Investigator, makes the subject unsuitable for inclusion in the study.
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) <=16.0 kg/m2 or >=40.0 kg/m2
  • A current or history of significant gastrointestinal motility problems
  • A positive test for HIV 1 and 2 antibodies
  • A history of substance or alcohol abuse within the last year.
  • Seizure disorders
  • A history of drug or other allergy
  • A temporary catheter as a vascular access
  • Participated in a clinical study with any experimental medication in the last 30 days or an experimental biological product within the last 90 days prior to signing of informed consent
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00416520

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
Principal Investigator: Professor Information at Mitsubishi Pharma Europe
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Responsible Party: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00416520     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MCI-196-E07
Study First Received: December 27, 2006
Last Updated: February 26, 2013
Health Authority: United Kingdom: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Italy: Ethics Committee
Austria: Agency for Health and Food Safety
Czech Republic: State Institute for Drug Control
France: Afssaps - Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (Saint-Denis)
Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices
Hungary: National Institute of Pharmacy
Poland: Office for Registration of Medicinal Products, Medical Devices and Biocidal Products
South Africa: Medicines Control Council
Spain: Ministry of Health and Consumption

Keywords provided by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation:
Chronic Kidney Disease
Phosphate binder

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Metabolic Diseases
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Insufficiency
Urologic Diseases

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