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Relative Bioavailability of a Fentanyl Patch

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Sandoz Identifier:
First received: March 5, 2009
Last updated: March 27, 2017
Last verified: March 2009
Tohe purpose of this study is to demonstrate the bioequivalence of a fentanyl patch transdermal delivery system.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pain Drug: Fentanyl patch 25 ug/nr Sandoz Drug: Duragesic Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Study to Evaluate the Relative Bioavailability of a Fentanyl PAtch Transdermal Delivery System (25 ug/hr) (Sandoz) Compared to Duragesic (Fentanyl Transdermal SYstem 25 ug/hr Patches (Alza)

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Further study details as provided by Sandoz:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Bioequivalence according to US FDA guidelines [ Time Frame: 3 weeks ]

Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: September 2006
Study Completion Date: October 2006
Primary Completion Date: October 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Fentanyl patch 25 ug/hr Sandoz
Drug: Fentanyl patch 25 ug/nr Sandoz
Active Comparator: 2
Duragesic Patch 25 ug/hr
Drug: Duragesic


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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • No clinically significant abnormal findings on physical exam, medical history or clinical laboratory tests on screening.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Negative test for HIV and hepatitis B and C
  • No history of drug or alcohol treatment
  • No allergies to opiates
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00857753

Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Darin B. Brimhall, D.O. Novum Pharmaceutical Research Services
  More Information

Responsible Party: Eric Mittleberg, Ph.D., VP Product Development, Sandoz, Inc. Identifier: NCT00857753     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 10613401
Study First Received: March 5, 2009
Last Updated: March 27, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Analgesics, Opioid
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Adjuvants, Anesthesia
Anesthetics, Intravenous
Anesthetics, General
Anesthetics processed this record on August 22, 2017