We are updating the design of this site. Learn more.
Show more
ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov Menu

Steady-State Study of Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules 100 mg and Dilantin® Kapseals® 100 mg

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00647621
First Posted: April 1, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 1, 2008
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.
Information provided by:
Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  Purpose
The objective of this study was to investigate the steady-state bioequivalence of Mylan's extended phenytoin sodium capsules, 100mg (3x100mg), to Pfizer's Dilantin® Kapseals®, 100mg (3x100mg), under both fasting and fed conditions.

Condition Intervention Phase
Healthy Drug: Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules 100 mg Drug: Dilantin® Kapseals® 100 mg Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: Steady-State Bioequivalence Study of Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules (100 mg; Mylan) and Dilantin® Kapseals® (100 mg; Pfizer) in Healthy Adult Volunteers

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Mylan Pharmaceuticals:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Bioequivalence [ Time Frame: within 30 days ]

Enrollment: 72
Study Start Date: October 2005
Study Completion Date: December 2005
Primary Completion Date: December 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules 100 mg
Drug: Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules 100 mg
3x100mg for 14 days, fasting conditions, continuing 2 days with dosing following high-fat breakfast on Day 16
Active Comparator: 2
Dilantin® Kapseals® 100 mg
Drug: Dilantin® Kapseals® 100 mg
3x100mg for 14 days, fasting conditions, continuing 2 days with dosing following high-fat breakfast on Day 16

  Eligibility

Information from the National Library of Medicine

Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Age: 18 years and older.
  2. Sex: Male and/or females of non-childbearing potential.

    1. Women will not be considered of childbearing potential if one of the following is reported and documented on the medical history:

      1. postmenopausal with an absence of menses for at least one (1) year, or
      2. bilateral oophorectomy with or without a hysterectomy and an absence of bleeding for at least 6 months, or
      3. total hysterectomy
    2. During the course of the study, from study screen until study exit - including the washout period, men must use a spermicide containing barrier method of contraception. This advice should be documented in the informed consent form.
  3. Weight: At least 60 kg (132 lbs) for men and 48 kg (106 lbs) for women and all subjects within 15% of their Ideal Body Weight (IBW), as referenced by the Table of "Desirable Weights of Adults" Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 1999 (See Part II ADMINISTRATIVE ASPECTS OF BIOEQUIVALENCE PROTOCOLS).
  4. All subjects should be judged normal and healthy during a pre-study medical evaluation (physical examination, laboratory evaluation, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C tests, HIV test, 12-lead ECG, and urine drug screen including amphetamine, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, cannabinoid, cocaine, opiate screen, phencyclidine, and methadone) performed within 21 days of the initial dose of study medication.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Institutionalized subjects will not be used.
  2. Social Habits:

    1. Use of any tobacco-containing products within 1 year of the start of the study.
    2. Ingestion of any alcoholic, caffeine- or xanthine-containing food or beverage within the 48 hours prior to the initial dose of study medication.
    3. Ingestion of any vitamins or herbal products within 7 days prior to the initial dose of the study medication.
    4. Any recent, significant change in dietary or exercise habits.
    5. A positive test for any drug included in the urine drug screen.
    6. History of drug and/or alcohol abuse.
  3. Medications:

    1. Use of any prescription or over-the-counter (OTC) medications within the 14 days prior to the initial dose of study medication.
    2. Use of any hormone replacement therapy within 3 months prior to study medication dosing.
    3. Use of any medication known to alter hepatic enzyme activity within 28 days prior to the initial dose of study medication.
  4. Diseases:

    1. History of any significant cardiovascular, hepatic, renal, pulmonary, hematologic, gastrointestinal, endocrine, immunologic, dermatologic, or neurologic disease.
    2. Acute illness at the time of either the pre-study medical evaluation or dosing.
    3. A positive HIV, Hepatitis B, or Hepatitis C test.
    4. History of porphyria.
    5. History of diabetes.
  5. Abnormal and clinically significant laboratory test results:

    1. Clinically significant deviation from the Guide to Clinically Relevant Abnormalities (See Part II ADMINISTRATIVE ASPECTS OF BIOEQUIVALENCE PROTOCOLS).
    2. Abnormal and clinically relevant ECG tracing.
  6. Donation or loss of a significant volume of blood or plasma (> 450 mL) within 28 days prior to the initial dose of study medication.
  7. Subjects who have received an investigational drug within 30 days prior to the initial dose of study medication.
  8. Allergy or hypersensitivity to phenytoin or any other hydantoins.
  9. History of difficulties in swallowing, or any gastrointestinal disease which could affect the drug absorption.
  10. Consumption of grapefruit or grapefruit containing products within 7 days of drug administration.
  Contacts and Locations
Information from the National Library of Medicine

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 ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00647621


Locations
United States, North Dakota
PRACS Institute, Ltd.
Fargo, North Dakota, United States, 58104
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mylan Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Principal Investigator: James D Carlson, Pharm. D. PRACS Institute Ltd.
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Will Sullvan, Global Head of Product Risk and Safety Management, Mylan Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00647621     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PHEN-0529
First Submitted: March 30, 2008
First Posted: April 1, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 1, 2008
Last Verified: February 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Phenytoin
Anticonvulsants
Voltage-Gated Sodium Channel Blockers
Sodium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A2 Inducers
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inducers