Tolerability/Safety of Intranasal AZD8848 in Healthy Male Volunteers and Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis Male Patients Out of Season (SAD)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 3, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 14, 2015
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Brief Summary:
Investigate safety/tolerability after a single dose intranasal administration of AZD8848 comparator placebo to healthy male volunteers and seasonal allergic rhinitis male patients out of season

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Allergic Rhinitis Drug: AZD8848 Drug: Placebo Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 130 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double Blind, Placebo Controlled, Randomised, First Time In Man. Study to Investigate the Tolerability, Safety, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Single Ascending Doses of AZD8848 Administered Intranasally to Healthy Male Volunteers and Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis Male Patients Out Of Season
Study Start Date : January 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hay Fever

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1 Drug: AZD8848
Concentrate for nasal spray,solution 60 mg/g

Placebo Comparator: 2 Drug: Placebo

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence/nature of adverse events, 12-lead ECG, pulse, BP, body temperature, spirometry [ Time Frame: During the study ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Clinical chemistry, haematology, urinalysis [ Time Frame: During the study ]
  2. Nasal symptoms and peak nasal inspiratory flow [ Time Frame: During the study ]
  3. Pharmacokinetics [ Time Frame: During the study ]
  4. Biomarkers nasal lavage and blood [ Time Frame: During the study ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • History of birch and/or timothy grass pollen induced seasonal allergic rhinitis for at least the previous 2 years
  • Body mass index (BMI) between 19 and 30 kg/ m2 and a weight between 50 and 100 kg
  • No clinically relevant abnormal findings

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Acute illness which requires medical intervention
  • Definite or suspected personal history of adverse drug reactions or drug hypersensitivity
  • Clinical relevant disease or disorder (past or present)
  • A history of asthma

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00688779

Research Site
Lund, Sweden
Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Edward Högestätt Department of Clinical Chemistry and Pharmacology, Department of Laboratory Medicine on University Hospital Lund, Sweden
Study Director: Leif T Eriksson AstraZeneca R&D, Lund

Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT00688779     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D0540C00001
First Posted: June 3, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 14, 2015
Last Verified: August 2015

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Healthy male
allergic rhinitis
Healthy subjects

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Rhinitis, Allergic
Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
Nose Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Vasodilator Agents
Purinergic P1 Receptor Agonists
Purinergic Agonists
Purinergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action