A Study to Assess the Pharmacokinetics of Methotrexate Given With and Without AZD9056 in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

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Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : June 15, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 3, 2010
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Brief Summary:
The main aim of this clinical study is to investigate whether the blood concentration of methotrexate changes when AZD9056 is co- administered together with methotrexate.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug: AZD9056 Drug: Methotrexate Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 12 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: A Phase I, Multi-centre, Open-label, Fixed-sequence Study to Assess the Pharmacokinetics of Methotrexate Alone and When Co-administered With AZD9056 in Subjects With Rheumatoid Arthritis
Study Start Date : May 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : September 2009

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: A
AZD9056 400 mg and Methotrexate
Drug: AZD9056
Tablets for oral use. 400 mg once daily for 7 days
Drug: Methotrexate
Tablet for oral use.7.5 to 20 mg single dose administration at visit 2 and 3.
Other Name: Various brands used

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pharmacokinetics of AZD9056 and Methotrexate [ Time Frame: Pharmacokinetic samples for Methotrexate taken at baseline and and at steady state.Pharmacokinetc samples for AZD9056 taken at steady state ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pharmacokinetics of AZD9056 and 7-OH Methotrexate [ Time Frame: Pharmacokinetics samples for 7-OH Methotrexate taken at baseline and and at steady state.Pharmacokinetc samples for AZD9056 taken at steady state ]
  2. Safety and tolerability (Physical examination, vital signs, electrocardiogram (ECG), safety laboratory,adverse events.) [ Time Frame: During the whole study ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis
  • Currently on Methotrexate treatment
  • Provision of informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of malignancy (except for treated squamous and basal cell carcinoma of the skin more than 5 years prior to entry)
  • Patients who were taking prescription of medications listed below:

Medications that are hepatic enzyme inducers and that were inhibitors of cytochrome P450, Lovastatin

  • Leflunomide, hydroxychloroquine, cyclosporin or anti-tumour necrosis factor therapies within 90 days of Visit 1, or treatment with rituximab within 1 year before Visit 1 Identifier: NCT00920608     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D1520C00027
First Posted: June 15, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 3, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases
Abortifacient Agents, Nonsteroidal
Abortifacient Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Antineoplastic Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Folic Acid Antagonists
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Antirheumatic Agents
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors