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A Study to Characterize the Effect on the Pharmacokinetics of ASP1941 and Pioglitazone Hydrochloride When Given Together to Healthy Subjects

This study has been completed.
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Astellas Pharma Inc Identifier:
First received: March 4, 2010
Last updated: April 15, 2010
Last verified: April 2010
The purpose of this study is to evaluate pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and safety following the administration of ASP1941 and pioglitazone hydrochloride in multiple and single doses.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pharmacokinetics of ASP1941
Drug: ASP1941
Drug: pioglitazone hydrochloride
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: A Phase 1, Open Label, Randomized, Crossover, Drug Interaction Study of the Pharmacokinetics of ASP1941 and Pioglitazone Hydrochloride After Separate and Concomitant Administration to Healthy Adult Subjects

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Further study details as provided by Astellas Pharma Inc:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacokinetic variables assessment through analysis of blood samples [ Time Frame: Day 1 and up to Day 21 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacodynamic variables assessment through analysis of blood and urine samples [ Time Frame: Day -1 and up to Day 17 ]
  • Safety assessed by recording of adverse events, laboratory assessments, electrocardiograms (ECGs), vital signs and physical examinations [ Time Frame: Day 1 through scheduled group check out (Day 13 and up to Day 21) or early termination ]

Enrollment: 64
Study Start Date: November 2009
Study Completion Date: December 2009
Primary Completion Date: December 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Dosing Regimen 1 Drug: ASP1941
oral tablet
Drug: pioglitazone hydrochloride
oral tablet
Other Name: Actos
Experimental: Dosing Regimen 2 Drug: ASP1941
oral tablet
Drug: pioglitazone hydrochloride
oral tablet
Other Name: Actos
Experimental: Dosing Regimen 3 Drug: ASP1941
oral tablet
Drug: pioglitazone hydrochloride
oral tablet
Other Name: Actos
Experimental: Dosing Regimen 4 Drug: ASP1941
oral tablet
Drug: pioglitazone hydrochloride
oral tablet
Other Name: Actos

Detailed Description:
All subjects will be enrolled at one center and confined to the unit for up to 23 days. Subjects will be dosed in the fasting state in one of the four groups.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The subject weighs at least 50 kg, and has a body mass index (BMI) of 18 to 32 kg/m2 inclusive
  • The subject's 12-lead electrocardiogram (ECG) results are normal
  • The female subject must be at least two years postmenopausal, surgically sterile or practicing effective birth control and not pregnant or lactating
  • The male or female subject agrees to practice highly effective birth control from Screening until 7 days post last dose

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The subject has a history or evidence of any clinically significant (as determined by the investigator) cardiovascular, endocrinologic, hematologic, hepatic, immunologic, metabolic, urologic, pulmonary, neurologic, dermatologic, psychiatric, renal, and/or other major disease or malignancy (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer)
  • The subject has any condition possibly affecting drug absorption (e.g., gastrectomy)
  • The subject has history of consuming more than 14 units of alcoholic beverages per week within 6 months prior to screening or has a history of alcoholism or drug/chemical/substance abuse within past 2 years prior to screening or the subject tests positive for alcohol or drugs of abuse
  • The subject has/had febrile illness or symptomatic, viral, bacterial (including upper respiratory infection), or fungal (non-cutaneous) infection within 1 week prior to clinic check in
  • The subject has a supine mean systolic blood pressure < 90 or > 160 mmHg and a mean diastolic blood pressure < 50 or > 90 mmHg, or pulse rate higher than 100 beats per min (bpm)
  • The subject has a 12-lead ECG demonstrating QTc >470 msec (female) or >450 msec (male)
  • The subject is known positive for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antibody
  • The subject has a positive test for tuberculosis (TB), hepatitis C antibody, or positive for hepatitis B antigen (HBsAg)
  • The subject has used prescription or non-prescription drugs within 2 weeks or 5 half-lives (whichever is longer) or complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) within 14 days prior to study drug administration (excluding oral contraceptives, hormone replacement therapy [HRT], and acetaminophen)
  • The subject has had any significant blood loss, donated one unit (450 mL) of blood or more, or received a transfusion of any blood or blood products within 60 days or donated plasma within 7 days prior to clinic admission
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01088919

United States, Florida
Miami, Florida, United States, 33014
Sponsors and Collaborators
Astellas Pharma Inc
Study Director: Use Central Contact Astellas Pharma Global Development
  More Information

Responsible Party: Sr Manager Clinical Trials Registry, Astellas Pharma Global Development Identifier: NCT01088919     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1941-CL-0060
Study First Received: March 4, 2010
Last Updated: April 15, 2010

Keywords provided by Astellas Pharma Inc:
pioglitazone hydrochloride

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on April 28, 2017