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Pradaxa Study in Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation Patients With Severely Impaired Renal Function

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified November 2014 by Boehringer Ingelheim
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Boehringer Ingelheim
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01896297
First received: July 8, 2013
Last updated: November 19, 2014
Last verified: November 2014
  Purpose

The goal of this study is to assess dabigatran pharmacokinetics in NVAF subjects with severe renal impairment defined as creatinine clearance between 15 and 30 mL/min calculated by Cockcroft-Gault formula.

The dabigatran etexilate dose of 75 mg BID was approved by the FDA for NVAF patients with severe renal impairment (CrCl 15-30 mL/min) , based on pharmacokinetic modeling and simulation.


Condition Intervention Phase
Atrial Fibrillation
Drug: Pradaxa, dabigatran etexilate
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics/Dynamics Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Prospective, Open Label Study to Evaluate the Pharmacokinetics of Dabigatran in Non-valvular Atrial Fibrillation (NVAF) Patients With Severely Impaired Renal Function on Dabigatran Etexilate 75 mg BID Therapy

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Further study details as provided by Boehringer Ingelheim:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pre-dose concentration of the analyte in plasma at steady state immediately before administration of the next dose [ Time Frame: 12 hours ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Concentration of analyte in plasma at steady state at 2 hours after administration of the last dose [ Time Frame: 2 hours ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 75
Study Start Date: July 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
dabigatran etexilate
75mg BID by oral
Drug: Pradaxa, dabigatran etexilate
75mg BID by oral

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion criteria:

  • Subjects diagnosed with non-valvular atrial fibrillation with an indication for the anticoagulation therapy,
  • Subjects with severe renal function impairment defined as creatinine clearance between 15 and 30 mL/min by Cockcroft-Gault formula,
  • Male and female patients, age =18 years at entry

Exclusion criteria:

  • Contraindications to Pradaxa (history of a serious hypersensitivity reaction to Pradaxa, active pathological bleeding, patients with mechanical prosthetic heart valve),
  • Creatinine clearance <15ml/min or patients with End Stage Renal Disease on dialysis,
  • Creatinine clearance >30 ml/min,
  • Pre-menopausal women (last menstruation less than one year prior to informed consent) who are nursing or pregnant, or are of child bearing potential and are not practicing an acceptable method of birth control, or do not plan to continue using this method throughout the study. Acceptable methods of birth control include abstinence, tubal ligation, transdermal patch, intra uterine devices/systems (IUDs/IUSs), oral, implantable or injectable contraceptives, double barrier method and vasectomised partner,
  • Patients who are participating in another drug study,
  • Patients who have participated in another drug study within 6 weeks,
  • Patients considered unreliable by the investigator concerning the requirements for participating in the study, including a follow-up interview,
  • Any condition the investigator believes would not allow safe participation in the study,
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01896297

Contacts
Contact: Boehringer Ingelheim Call Center 1-800-243-0127 clintriage.rdg@boehringer-ingelheim.com

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Boehringer Ingelheim
Investigators
Study Chair: Boehringer Ingelheim Boehringer Ingelheim
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Boehringer Ingelheim
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01896297     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1160.173
Study First Received: July 8, 2013
Last Updated: November 19, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Fibrillation
Renal Insufficiency
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Kidney Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Urologic Diseases
Dabigatran
Anticoagulants
Antithrombins
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hematologic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Protease Inhibitors
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Therapeutic Uses

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on November 27, 2014