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A Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Tacrolimus Inhalation Aerosol in Subjects With Persistent Asthma

This study has been completed.
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
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First received: June 27, 2005
Last updated: June 6, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and effectiveness of tacrolimus inhalation aerosol in subjects with persistent asthma.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: Tacrolimus Inhalation Aerosol
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II, Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Tacrolimus Inhalation Aerosol in Subjects With Persistent Asthma

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The primary outcome is the change in FEV1 from baseline to end-treatment.

Study Start Date: June 2005
Study Completion Date: April 2006
Detailed Description:
The purpose of this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, multi-center designed trial is to determine the safety and efficacy of tacrolimus inhalation aerosol in subjects with persistent asthma.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of persistent asthma for at least 6 months
  • Require use of beta-agonists at least four times per week

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00116103

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Astellas Pharma Inc
Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
Study Director: Astellas Medical Monitor, MD Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
  More Information Identifier: NCT00116103     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-0-213
Study First Received: June 27, 2005
Last Updated: June 6, 2012

Keywords provided by Astellas Pharma Inc:
Treatment Effectiveness
Treatment Efficacy
Investigational, Therapies
Antiasthmatic agents

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
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Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 25, 2017