A Study to Learn How the Study Drug Elinzanetant (BAY 3427080) Affects the Way the Drug Dabigatran Moves Into, Through and Out of the Body in Healthy Male and Female Participants
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT05471817|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 25, 2022
Last Update Posted : November 22, 2022
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Researchers are looking for a better way to treat men and women with vasomotor symptoms, a condition of having hot flashes caused by hormonal changes.
The study drug, elinzanetant, is under development to treat symptoms caused by hormonal changes. It works by blocking a substance called neurokinin from sending signals to other parts of the body, which is thought to play a role in starting hot flashes.
Participants of this study will be healthy and will have no benefit from administration of elinzanetant. This study, however, will provide information on how to use elinzanetant in people with vasomotor symptoms.
The main purpose of this study is to learn whether the study drug elinzanetant (BAY3427080) affects the way the substrate drug dabigatran moves into, through and out of the body.
One way of removing substances such as drugs from the body are proteins which act as transporters. One such transporter is called P-gp. As a so-called substrate of P-gp, dabigatran is typically removed from the body by P-gp transporters.
The activity of transporters can be increased by substances called inducers and decreased by substances called inhibitors. It has been found in laboratory experiments that the study drug elinzanetant is a weak inhibitor of the P-gp transporter. Inhibition of this transporter can lead to an increase in the amount of drugs such as dabigatran in the blood.
This study is therefore needed to make recommendations on how elinzanetant can be used safely together with other drugs that are removed from the body by the P-gp transporter.
To answer this, the researchers will compare
- the average highest level of dabigatran in the blood (also referred to as Cmax)
- the average total level of dabigatran in the blood (also referred to as AUC) when dabigatran is given alone and is given together with elinzanetant. All participants will take one dose of dabigatran by mouth in the first period of the study. And after 4 days, the participants will take one dose of elinzanetant by mouth and at 30 minutes later, one dose of dabigatran by mouth during the second period of the study. The total duration of individual study participation will be about 4.5 weeks including the screening period. Each participant will stay in the center for 9 days with 8 overnight stays.
During the study, the study team will:
- take blood and urine samples
- do physical examinations
- check the participants' overall health
- examine heart health using ECG
- check vital signs
- ask the participants questions about how they are feeling and what adverse events they are having.
An adverse event is any medical problem that a participant has during a study. Doctors keep track of all adverse events that happen in studies, even if they do not think the adverse events might be related to the study treatments.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Vasomotor Symptoms as a Sex Hormone-dependent Disorder in Women and Men Hot Flashes Healthy Volunteers||Drug: Elinzanetant (BAY3427080) Drug: Dabigatran etexilate||Phase 1|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||20 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Basic Science|
|Official Title:||Open-label, Fixed Sequence Crossover Study to Determine the Effects of a Single Dose of Elinzanetant (BAY 3427080) on the Pharmacokinetics of Dabigatran Etexilate in Healthy Participants|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 5, 2022|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 20, 2022|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 14, 2022|
Experimental: EZN - DBG
Participants will receive a single oral dose of dabigatran (DBG) etexilate in fasted state in Period 1; followed by a single oral dose of elinzanetant (EZN) and DBG etexilate (30 min after EZN) in fasted state in Period 2.
Drug: Elinzanetant (BAY3427080)
Capsule, oral, single dose
Drug: Dabigatran etexilate
Capsule, oral, single dose
Other Name: Pradaxa
- Cmax of unconjugated and total dabigatran when given without or together with a single oral dose of elinzanetant [ Time Frame: Pre-dose and up until 72 hours post-dose of DBG etexilate ]Cmax: maximum observed drug concentration in plasma after single dose
- AUC of unconjugated and total dabigatran when given without or together with a single oral dose of elinzanetant [ Time Frame: Pre-dose and up until 72 hours post-dose of DBG etexilate ]AUC(0-tlast) will be the primary endpoint if AUC cannot be determined in all participants. AUC: area under the concentration vs. time curve from zero to infinity after single dose; AUC(0-tlast): area under the concentration vs. time curve from zero to last quantifiable concentration after single dose
- Number of participants with treatment-emergent adverse events (TEAEs) [ Time Frame: After first study intervention in Period 1 and up to 72.5 hours post-dose of elinzanetant in Period 2 (around 8 days) ]
- Number of participants with treatment-emergent adverse events (TEAEs) categorized by severity [ Time Frame: After first study intervention in Period 1 and up to 72.5 hours post-dose of elinzanetant in Period 2 (around 8 days) ]
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|Ages Eligible for Study:||18 Years to 65 Years (Adult, Older Adult)|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||Yes|
- Participant must be 18 to 65 years of age inclusive, at the time of signing the informed consent.
- Participants who are overtly healthy as determined by medical evaluation including medical history, physical examination, blood pressure (BP), pulse rate, 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG), and laboratory tests.
- Body weight of at least 50 kg and body mass index (BMI) above or equal 18.0 and below or equal 30.0 kg/m² at screening.
- Male or female
- Contraceptive use by men and women should be consistent with local regulations regarding the methods of contraception for those participating in clinical studies.
- Known hypersensitivity to any study intervention (active substances or excipients of the preparations) to be used in the study.
- Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) outside normal range at screening.
- Any lesion or condition considered a significant risk factor for major bleeding.
- Known or suspected coagulopathies.
- Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR according to Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration; CKD-EPI) below 90 mL/min/1.73 m2 at screening.
- Any use of systemic or topically active medication or herbal remedies, prescription or non-prescription, within 2 weeks or 5 half-lives (whichever longer) prior to the first study intervention administration.
- Suspicion of drug or alcohol abuse.
- Smoker (current, or within 6 months before screening).
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT05471817
|CRS Clinical Research Services Wuppertal GmbH|
|Wuppertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, 42113|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||
2022-500201-41-00 ( Other Identifier: EU CT Number )
|First Posted:||July 25, 2022 Key Record Dates|
|Last Update Posted:||November 22, 2022|
|Last Verified:||November 2022|
|Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:|
|Plan to Share IPD:||No|
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|Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product:||No|
|Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product:||No|
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