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ACT-293987 in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01112306
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : April 28, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 13, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Actelion

Brief Summary:
Long-term, single-arm, multicenter, open-label extension, Phase 3 study, to evaluate the safety and tolerability of ACT-293987 in patients with PAH who participated in the double-blind study AC-065A302 (GRIPHON)

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Drug: ACT-293987 Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 670 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Long-term Single-arm Open-label Study, to Assess the Safety and Tolerability of Selexipag (ACT-293987) in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Study Start Date : December 1, 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 1, 2021
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 1, 2021


Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1
ACT-293987, twice daily
Drug: ACT-293987
Tablets, twice daily



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of Participants with Adverse Events as a Measure of Safety and Tolerability [ Time Frame: Up to end of study. The duration of the study will be country-dependent and based on the results of the AC-065A302 study. ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who participated to the double-blind study AC-065A302 and either had a morbidity event or had completed the study as scheduled per protocol.
  • Signed informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have started receiving prostacyclin (epoprostenol) or prostacyclin analogs (i.e., treprostinil, iloprost, beraprost) since the last study drug intake in AC-065A302/GRIPHON.
  • Severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh C).
  • Females who are pregnant or who plan to become pregnant during the study, or are breastfeeding.
  • Any known factor or disease that might interfere with treatment compliance, study conduct or interpretation of the results, such as drug or alcohol dependence, or psychiatric disease.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01112306


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Sponsors and Collaborators
Actelion
Investigators
Study Director: Aline Frey Actelion

Responsible Party: Actelion
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01112306     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AC-065A303
First Posted: April 28, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 13, 2018
Last Verified: March 2018

Keywords provided by Actelion:
Open-label
PAH
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Familial Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Hypertension, Pulmonary
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Selexipag
Antihypertensive Agents