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Evaluation of the Effects of Carperitide in Patients With Congestive Heart Failure

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: November 29, 2005
Last Update Posted: November 8, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
The study will evaluate the safety and efficacy of intravenous infusion of carperitide using pressure measurements inside the heart and great vessels and measuring carperitide concentration in the blood.

Condition Intervention Phase
Heart Failure, Congestive Heart Decompensation Left Ventricular Failure Myocardiopathies Systolic or Diastolic Left Ventricular Dysfunction Drug: Carperitide Drug: Placebo Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II, Dose Escalation Evaluation of the Pharmacokinetic and Hemodynamic Effects of Carperitide in Subjects With Congestive Heart Failure

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Further study details as provided by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in pulmonary capillary wedge pressure (PCWP) [ Time Frame: at 3 hours following initiation of study drug infusion ]

Enrollment: 162
Study Start Date: January 2004
Study Completion Date: February 2006
Primary Completion Date: February 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Experimental Drug Drug: Carperitide
Other Name: human recombinant atrial natriuretic peptide
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Drug: Placebo


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Is hospitalized with congestive heart failure (CHF)
  • Has a Swan-Ganz catheter inserted for CHF management and has pulmonary capillary wedge pressure 18 mmHg or higher

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Has had a heart transplant
  • Requires mechanical ventilation or mechanical circulatory support
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00259038

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Study Director: Biljana Pavlovic-Surjancev, MD, PhD Astellas Pharma US, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00259038     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 03-0-162
First Submitted: November 28, 2005
First Posted: November 29, 2005
Last Update Posted: November 8, 2016
Last Verified: November 2016

Keywords provided by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.:
Atrial Natriuretic Peptide
Treatment efficacy
Heart failure, Congestive
Pulmonary Artery Catheterization

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Failure
Ventricular Dysfunction
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases