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A Study To Determine Effects Of Fluticasone Propionate On Sputum Neutrophils After Inhaled Lipopolysaccharide Challenge In Volunteers

This study has been completed.
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First Posted: June 2, 2011
Last Update Posted: February 13, 2012
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Study to assess effect of Fluticasone Propionate on acute lung inflammation following inhaled lipopolysaccharide (LPS) challenge. Study will be conducted in healthy volunteers. Assessment of inflammation will be via sputum induction.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive Drug: Fluticasone Propionate Drug: Placebo for Fluticasone Propionate Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Official Title: A Randomized, Double-Blind (3rd Party Open), Placebo-Controlled, 2-Way Crossover Study To Determine The Effects Of A Single Inhaled Dose Of 500 MCG Fluticasone Propionate On Induced Sputum Neutrophils Following Inhaled Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) Challenge In Healthy Volunteers

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Further study details as provided by Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Sputum Neutrophil (%) [ Time Frame: 6 hours post LPS challenge ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Sputum Inflammatory cytokines (IL-6, MCP-1 and MIP1beta) [ Time Frame: 6 hours post LPS challenge ]
  • Blood Inflammatory Cytokines (IL-6, MCP-1, fibrinogen, CC16, CRP and MIP1beta) [ Time Frame: 1, 4 and 6 hours post LPS challenge ]
  • Sputum cells (macrophages and total cell count) [ Time Frame: 6 hours post LPS challenge ]

Enrollment: 17
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: January 2012
Primary Completion Date: January 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Arm 1 Drug: Fluticasone Propionate
Dry powder for inhalation, Single Dose, 500mcg
Placebo Comparator: Arm 2 Drug: Placebo for Fluticasone Propionate
Dry powder for inhalation, Single Dose, placebo

Detailed Description:
Methodology Validation

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy volunteers
  • Normoresponsive airways - histamine PC20>16mg/mL
  • Able to complete sputum induction successfully

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Non (or ex) smokers
  • No LPS challenge in previous 4 weeks
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01364519

United Kingdom
Pfizer Investigational Site
Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom, M23 9QZ
Pfizer Investigational Site
London, United Kingdom, SE1 1YR
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01364519     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A9011082
First Submitted: May 31, 2011
First Posted: June 2, 2011
Last Update Posted: February 13, 2012
Last Verified: February 2012

Keywords provided by Pfizer:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Diseases
Chronic Disease
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Bronchodilator Agents
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Anti-Allergic Agents