Safety and Effects of SLx-2101 Taken for up to 14 Days on Blood Pressure in Patients With Hypertension

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 22, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 12, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kadmon Corporation, LLC

Brief Summary:
The purpose is to determine the effective dosage and to study the effects of this dosage taken for 12 days on systolic and diastolic blood pressure in patients with hypertension.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hypertension Drug: SLx-2101 Phase 2

Detailed Description:
  1. Office seated peripheral systolic and diastolic blood pressure
  2. Adverse events and vital signs
  3. Plasma concentrations of SLx-2101

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 26 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Pilot Phase IIa Randomised, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Crossover Study to Examine the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacodynamic Effects on Blood Pressure of Repeat Oral Doses of SLx-2101 5, 10 or 20 mg Once Daily for up to 14 Days in Patients With Hypertension
Study Start Date : July 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2007

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1
Drug: SLx-2101
Placebo Comparator: 2
Matching Placebo Dose
Drug: SLx-2101

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Office seated peripheral systolic and diastolic blood pressure [ Time Frame: 12 days ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Adverse events and changes in vital signs [ Time Frame: 12 days ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or females between 18 and 80 years, inclusive
  • Moderate to severe hypertension
  • Body weight within a body mass index range of 18 - 32 kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject is receiving more than four antihypertensive agents
  • History of drug abuse
  • Exposure to a new chemical entity within 3 months prior to the first day of dosing

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00562549

United Kingdom
Addenbrooke's Hospital
Cambridge, United Kingdom, CB2 2QQ
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kadmon Corporation, LLC
Principal Investigator: Ian B Wilkinson, MD Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

Responsible Party: Kadmon Corporation, LLC Identifier: NCT00562549     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SLx-2101-07-05
First Posted: November 22, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2015
Last Verified: January 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases