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Adolescent and Adult Subjects With Asthma and Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis Receiving Advair Diskus or Placebo

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00385463
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : October 9, 2006
Last Update Posted : June 16, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Creighton University

Brief Summary:

The four respiratory drugs being researched in this study have been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and are currently available by prescription at your drug store. One of the drugs is for the treatment of asthma alone, one is for treatment of SAR alone, and one is for treatment of both SAR and asthma. In addition, you will also receive one asthma rescue drug (albuterol) that is to be used for any breakthrough asthma symptoms that you may experience throughout the study.

The purpose of this study is to see how well your asthma and SAR are controlled when taking one of the medicine combinations

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Asthma Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis Drug: Adding Advair Diskus 100/50mcg (FSC) BID and Singulair 10mg is added to placebo Diskus BID Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
4-week study to assess asthma control as measured by lung function and clinical features, rhinitis treatment, subject-rated overall satisfaction with treatment, and safety outcomes when FLONASE™ 200mcg (FPANS) QD, Singulair 10mg (MON) QD, or placebo QD is added to ADVAIR™ DISKUS™ 100/50mcg (FSC) BID and when Singulair 10mg (MON) QD is added to placebo DISKUS BID in adolescent and adults subjects. Male or female subjects must be symptomatic with both seasonal allergic rhinitis and persistent asthma, and have an FEV1 65-95% of predicted while using an as-needed short-acting beta2-agonist or an allowed ICS or non-ICS controller therapy. Subjects will replace their short-acting beta2-agonist with VENTOLIN™ HFA (for rescue) and will enter a 7-14 day run-in period during which they will continue use of their pre-study controller therapy. At Visit 2, subjects who meet both the asthma and rhinitis randomization criteria will be randomized to double-blind treatment with ADVAIR DISKUS 100/50mcg BID and either FLONASE 200mcg QD, Singulair 10mg QD, or placebo QD, or to placebo DISKUS BID and Singulair 10mg QD. The co-primary efficacy measures will be the mean change from baseline at endpoint in AM PEF, compared between the FSC and the MON treatment groups to assess superiority and compared between the FSC and FSC+MON treatment groups to assess equivalence. Secondary efficacy measures for rhinitis will be mean change from baseline in subject-rated daytime total nasal symptom score and nighttime total nasal symptomatic score averaged over Weeks 1-2 (D-TNSSW1-2 and N-TNSSW1-2, respectively). Secondary efficacy measures for asthma will be mean change from baseline at endpoint in morning pre-dose FEV1, percentage of symptom-free days, and percentage of rescue-free days. Other measures will include subject-rated overall satisfaction with treatment, evening PEF, asthma symptom scores (D-INSSW1-x, N-INSSW1-2), averaged over Weeks 1-2. Descriptive measures will include all total and individual nasal symptoms scores averaged over Weeks1-4. Safety measures will include assessment of clinical adverse events and asthma exacerbations.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Triple-Dummy, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel Group, Four-Week Study Assessing the Efficacy of Fluticasone Propionate Aqueous Nasal Spray Versus Montelukast in Adolescents/Adults With Asthma and Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis Receiving Advair Diskus(R) or Placebo
Study Start Date : April 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2007

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Asthma Hay Fever
Drug Information available for: Montelukast

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Mean change from baseline at endpoint in morning PEF compared between fluticasone propionate/salmeterol combination product 100/50mcg BID (FSC) and montelukast 10mg QD (MON) treatment groups.
  2. Assess superiority and compare between FSC and FSC+MON treatment groups
  3. Assess equivalence.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Rhinitis mean change from baseline in subject-rated: daily, total nasal symptom scores averaged over Weeks 1-2 and nighttime total nasal symptom scores averaged over Weeks 1-2.
  2. Asthma assess superiority and assess equivalence: mean change from baseline at endpoint in predose AM FEV1; percentage of asthma rescue-free days; and percentage of asthma rescue-free days

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Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 75 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Signed and dated written informed consent is obtained.
  • Male or female
  • 15 Years and older
  • Diagnosis of persistent asthma for at least three months.
  • 3 months prior and current use of specified asthma therapies
  • FEV1 between 65-95% of predicted value
  • Diagnosis of seasonal allergic rhinitis
  • Active residence within geographical regions where exposure to relevant seasonal allergic is expected

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Currently diagnosed with life-threatening asthma
  • Asthma instability
  • Concurrent respiratory disease
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Nasal history
  • Certain concurrent conditions/diseases
  • Drug allergy
  • Respiratory tract infections
  • Specific (listed in protocol) concurrent medications
  • Systemic corticosteroids

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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00385463

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United States, Nebraska
Creighton University
Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 68131
Sponsors and Collaborators
Creighton University
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Principal Investigator: Robert Townley, M.D. Creighton University
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Responsible Party: Creighton University Identifier: NCT00385463    
Other Study ID Numbers: GSK ADA103575
First Posted: October 9, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 16, 2016
Last Verified: June 2016
Keywords provided by Creighton University:
Allergic Asthma
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Rhinitis, Allergic
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Nose Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Fluticasone-Salmeterol Drug Combination
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Leukotriene Antagonists
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A2 Inducers
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inducers
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Bronchodilator Agents
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents