Effects Of Repeat Inhaled Doses Of GW597901X On Patient Safety And Lung Function In Asthmatic Subjects

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 20, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 18, 2009
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Brief Summary:
This study is designed to look at the safety aspects and effects of repeat inhaled doses of GW597901X in asthmatics to develop this drug for its use in asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease(COPD).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Asthma Drug: GW597901X Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 24 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomised, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Dose Ascending, 4 Period Crossover Study to Examine the Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics of Repeat Inhaled Doses of GW597901X in Asthmatic Subjects
Study Start Date : August 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Asthma

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Safety Tolerability including blood test results, effects on the heart, pulse rate and blood pressure, and any side effects.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Effects on the lungs at 12 and 24 hours Effects on the heart, blood pressure and heart rate at 8 hours Effects on blood tests over 4 hours and 8 hours Reduction of rescue medication.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion criteria:

  • Subjects with mild to moderate stable asthma but no other lung problems.
  • Male subjects or female subjects who are not able to get pregnant (e.g. post-menopausal or surgically sterile).
  • Non-Smokers.
  • Subjects who show a measurable improvement in the function of their lungs after a single dose of salbutamol.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Any significant illness.
  • Subjects with heart problems.
  • Subjects who have a cold or chest infection 2-4 weeks prior to the study or have life-threatening asthma.
  • Subjects who take medication for their asthma, or other conditions, not compatible with this study.
  • Subjects who are over sensitive to salbutamol or to ipratropium.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00354042

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials, MD, MSc, FPPM GlaxoSmithKline

Responsible Party: Study Director, GSK Identifier: NCT00354042     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: B2A100517
First Posted: July 20, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 18, 2009
Last Verified: May 2009

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
dose ascending
repeat dose

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bronchodilator Agents
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Tocolytic Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Adrenergic beta-2 Receptor Agonists
Adrenergic beta-Agonists
Adrenergic Agonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action