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AZD2423 Single Ascending Dose Study in Healthy Japanese Subjects (JSAD)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: September 1, 2009
Last updated: March 17, 2010
Last verified: March 2010
This is a Phase I, single centre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel group study to assess the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of AZD2423 following single ascending dose administration to healthy Japanese subjects.

Condition Intervention Phase
Healthy Volunteer Drug: AZD2423 Drug: Placebo Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: A Phase I, Single Centre, Double-blind, Randomised, Placebo-controlled, Parallel-group Study to Assess the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of Oral AZD2423 After Single Ascending Doses in Healthy Japanese Male and Non-Fertile Female Volunteers

Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To asses the safety: Adverse events, vital signs, electrocardiograms (ECGs), laboratory variables. [ Time Frame: From screening period to follow-up visit, 40 days (Maximum). ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To characterize the pharmacokinetics of AZD2423 in plasma and urine. [ Time Frame: Blood and urine sampling from pre-dose until follow-up visit, 10 days (approximately) ]
  • Exploratory endpoints;Levels of CCL2 pre-and post dose [ Time Frame: Blood sampling after dosing, 3 days ]

Enrollment: 32
Study Start Date: August 2009
Study Completion Date: December 2009
Primary Completion Date: December 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1. AZD2423 Drug: AZD2423
oral solution, single dose
Placebo Comparator: 2. Placebo Drug: Placebo
oral solution,single dose


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy Japanese male and non-fertile female subjects aged ≥20 to ≤55 years with suitable veins for cannulation or repeated venepuncture.
  • Body weight 45-90 kg and Body mass index (BMI) ≥18.0 and ≤27.0 kg/m2
  • Clinically normal physical findings including supine blood pressure, pulse rate, orthostatic blood pressure, ECG, and laboratory assessments in relation to age, as judged by the Investigator.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of any clinically significant disease or disorder which, in the opinion of the Investigator, may either put the subject at risk because of participation in the study, or influence the results or the subject's ability to participate in the study.
  • Any clinically significant illness/infection or medical/surgical procedure or trauma, as judged by the Principal Investigator, within 3 months of the first administration of investigational product.
  • Frequent use of tobacco or other nicotine containing products. Frequent use is defined as smoking or consumption/intake of nicotine products more than two days per week during the last 12 weeks.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00970775

United Kingdom
Research Site
Croydon, United Kingdom
Research Site
London, United Kingdom
Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Ulrike Lorch, MD MFPM FRCA Richmond Pharmacology Limited
  More Information

Responsible Party: MSD, AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT00970775     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D2600C00003
Study First Received: September 1, 2009
Last Updated: March 17, 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Phase I
Japanese healthy volunteer
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