Study of Denufosol Tetrasodium Inhalation Solution in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Lung Disease

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00625612
First received: February 12, 2008
Last updated: October 29, 2013
Last verified: October 2013
  Purpose

The purpose of this trial is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of one dose strength of Denufosol compared to placebo in patients with CF and a predicted FEV1 of greater than or equal to 75% but less than or equal to 110% predicted.


Condition Intervention Phase
Cystic Fibrosis
Drug: Denufosol Tetrasodium (INS37217) Inhalation Solution
Drug: Placebo
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 3, International, Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Efficacy and Safety Study of Denufosol Tetrasodium Inhalation Solution in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis Lung Disease and FEV1 Greater Than or Equal to 75% Predicted But Less Than or Equal to 110% Predicted

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Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in lung function [ Time Frame: 48 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pulmonary Exacerbation, Antibiotic Use, Incidence of Hospitalization/ER visits, Health resource utilization, Quality of Life [ Time Frame: 48 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 466
Study Start Date: February 2008
Study Completion Date: October 2010
Primary Completion Date: October 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Placebo Comparator: 2 Drug: Placebo
Placebo - 0.9% w/v sodium chloride solution, three times daily for twelve months.
Experimental: 1
Denufosol Tetrasodium (INS37217) Inhalation Solution
Drug: Denufosol Tetrasodium (INS37217) Inhalation Solution
Drug: Denufosol Tetrasodium (INS37217) Inhalation Solution, Denufosol 60 mg is administered as an inhalation solution, three times daily for twelve months.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   5 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have confirmed diagnosis of cystic fibrosis
  • Have FEV1 of greater than or equal to 75% but less than or equal to 110%predicted normal for age, gender and height
  • Be able to reproducibly perform spirometry
  • Be clinically stable for at least 4 weeks before screening

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have abnormal renal or liver function
  • Have lung transplant
  • Unable to discontinue use of hypertonic saline
  • Participated in Inspire trial 08-108
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Felix Ratjen, MD, PhD Toronto, Canada
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00625612     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P08640, 08-110
Study First Received: February 12, 2008
Last Updated: October 29, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cystic Fibrosis
Fibrosis
Lung Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Pharmaceutical Solutions
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions

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