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Pharmacokinetic Study for PCA Derivate Formulations (PCA 1)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00729729
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 28, 2012
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
A comparative bioavailability study of PCA slow release versus immediate release formulations, after a single dose to fasting healthy subjects.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Drug: PCA Phase 4

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Official Title: Phase 4, Three Way Cross-over, Pharmacokinetic Study for PCA Derivate Formulations in Healthy Subjects
Study Start Date : July 2008
Primary Completion Date : February 2009
Study Completion Date : December 2009
Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: 1
Drug: PCA
Placebo tablet, once
Experimental: 2
Slow release PCA derivative
Drug: PCA
PO, 700mg, once
Experimental: 3
Slow release PCA derivative higher dose
Drug: PCA
PO, 1000mg, once

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. PCA derivate blood levels [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]

Eligibility Criteria

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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:

  • Subjects who have completed the informed consent process culminating with written informed consent by the subject.
  • Males
  • Age 18-45 years
  • Abstinence from alcohol for 1 week prior to the study
  • Non smoking
  • BMI > 19 and < 30
  • No history or evidence of significant

    • cardiovascular,
    • hepatic,
    • renal,
    • hematopoietic,
    • gastrointestinal disease,
    • endocrine,
    • metabolic,
    • psychiatric
    • psychological disorders
  • Normal physical examination
  • Within +/- 10% of normal values in laboratory examinations

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who suffer from a current medical condition.
  • Subjects who smoke.
  • Subjects who drink > 20 grams of alcohol per day.
  • Subjects who take prescription medication.
  • Subjects with an abnormality in screening blood tests
  • Known sensitivity to any ingredients in the study drug
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00729729

Hadassah Medical Organization
Jerusalem, Israel, 91120
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
More Information

Responsible Party: Gadi Lalazar MD, Hadassah Medical Organization
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00729729     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PCA pharmacokinetics 1
First Posted: August 7, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 28, 2012
Last Verified: August 2008

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
of PCA