Efficacy of TAK-438 Compared to AG-1749 (Lansoprazole) in the Treatment of Gastric Ulcer

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 17, 2011
Last Update Posted : June 21, 2013
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to investigate the efficacy of TAK-438, once daily (QD), compared to lansoprazole in patients with gastric ulcer.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Gastric Ulcer Drug: TAK-438 Drug: Placebo Drug: Lansoprazole Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 482 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 3, Randomized, Double Blind, Double-Dummy, Multicenter, Parallel Group Comparison Study to on Efficacy and Safety of Oral Once-Daily Administration of TAK-438 20 mg Comparing With AG-1749 in Patients With Gastric Ulcer.
Study Start Date : November 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: TAK-438 20 mg QD Drug: TAK-438
TAK-438 20 mg, tablets, orally, once daily for up to 8 weeks.
Drug: Placebo
Lansoprazole placebo-matching capsules, orally, once daily for up to 8 weeks.
Active Comparator: Lansoprazole 30 mg QD Drug: Lansoprazole
Lansoprazole 30 mg, capsules, orally, once daily for up to 8 weeks.
Other Name: AG-1749
Drug: Placebo
TAK-438 placebo-matching tablets, orally, once daily for up to 8 weeks.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Endoscopic Healing Rate of Gastric Ulcer Over 8 weeks [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]
    Endoscopic healing rate : Rate of participants who have endoscopically confirmed all of the white coatings disappeared.

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Endoscopic healing Rates of Gastric Ulcer on Endoscopy over 4 weeks [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
  2. Endoscopic healing Rates of Gastric Ulcer on Endoscopy at week 2 [ Time Frame: 2 weeks ]
  3. Change from Baseline in the Incidence of Gastrointestinal Symptoms Associated with Gastric Ulcer [ Time Frame: Baseline and 8 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Participants must have endoscopically confirmed gastric ulcers (mucosal defect with white coating) At least one ulcer with white coating of 5 mm or larger in size should be observed at baseline (Visit 1)
  2. Outpatient (including short inpatient for examination and others)

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Participants with a gastric ulcer which is suspected to be malignant on endoscopy at baseline (Visit 1)
  2. Participants with an Acute Gastric Mucosal Lesion (AGML) on endoscopy at baseline (Visit 1)
  3. Participants with a linear ulcer (including scarring) on endoscopy at baseline (Visit 1)
  4. Participants with a postoperative ulcer (e.g., Ulcer after EMR/ESD) on endoscopy at baseline (Visit 1)
  5. Participants with a duodenal ulcer on endoscopy at baseline (Visit 1)
  6. Participants with an ulcer for which medical treatment is not indicated (e.g., perforation, pyloric stenosis, duodenal stenosis, large hemorrhage)
  7. Participants who have received endoscopic hemostasis for gastric ulcer within 30 days prior to baseline (Visit 1)
  8. Participants with a previous or current history of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, or other gastric acid hypersecretion disorders
  9. Participants who have received or who are scheduled to undergo surgery which affects gastric acid secretion (e.g., resection of upper gastrointestinal tract, vagotomy)

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Study Director: Senior Manager Takeda

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Takeda Identifier: NCT01452711     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: TAK-438/CCT-101
U1111-1123-8551 ( Registry Identifier: WHO )
JapicCTI-111612 ( Registry Identifier: JapicCTI )
First Posted: October 17, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 21, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013

Keywords provided by Takeda:
Drug Therapy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stomach Ulcer
Pathologic Processes
Peptic Ulcer
Duodenal Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Stomach Diseases
Anti-Ulcer Agents
Gastrointestinal Agents
Proton Pump Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action