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Perindopril Amlodipine for the Treatment of Hypertension (PATH)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01556997
First Posted: March 19, 2012
Last Update Posted: September 28, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Symplmed Pharmaceuticals LLC
  Purpose
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a fixed-dose combination drug compared to two other drugs (monotherapies) in controlling hypertension.

Condition Intervention Phase
Essential Hypertension Drug: XOMA 985 Drug: Amlodipine Besylate Drug: Perindopril Erbumine Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Perindopril Amlodipine for the Treatment of Hypertension (PATH): A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-Group Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of a Fixed-Dose Combination of Perindopril Arginine Plus Amlodipine Besylate Versus Perindopril Erbumine and Amlodipine Besylate in Subjects With Essential Hypertension

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Further study details as provided by Symplmed Pharmaceuticals LLC:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change From Baseline to End of Treatment in the Mean Seated Trough Cuff Diastolic Blood Pressure (DBP). [ Time Frame: Day 0 to Day 42 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change From Baseline to End of Treatment in the Mean Seated Trough Cuff Systolic Blood Pressure (SBP). [ Time Frame: Day 0 to Day 42 ]

Enrollment: 837
Study Start Date: February 2012
Study Completion Date: February 2013
Primary Completion Date: February 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: XOMA 985
fixed-dose combination of perindopril arginine/amlodipine besylate(PERa/AMLb)
Drug: XOMA 985
PERa/AMLb capsule taken once daily by mouth for six weeks
Active Comparator: Amlodipine Besylate (AMLb) Drug: Amlodipine Besylate
AMLb capsule taken once daily by mouth for six weeks
Active Comparator: Perindopril Erbumine (PERe) Drug: Perindopril Erbumine
PERe capsule taken once daily by mouth for six weeks

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Essential hypertension
  • For female subjects, a negative serum pregnancy test
  • Ability to provide written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Night shift workers whose work hours include midnight to 4:00 a.m.
  • Secondary hypertension
  • An arm size that precludes the use of the digital blood pressure monitor cuff (arm size > 42 cm)
  • Renal dysfunction, severe renal impairment, bilateral renal artery stenosis, renal artery stenosis in a solitary kidney, subjects with only 1 kidney, or post-renal transplant subjects
  • Female subjects who are pregnant, planning to become pregnant
  • History of malignancy within 5 years
  • Primary aldosteronism
  • Heart failure (NYHA functional class 3-4), hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, or hemodynamically relevant stenosis of the aortic or mitral valve
  • Significant cardiac arrhythmias, MI, stroke, CABG, PTCA, unstable angina
  • Known hypersensitivity to any component of the study drugs

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01556997


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Sponsors and Collaborators
Symplmed Pharmaceuticals LLC
  More Information

Responsible Party: Symplmed Pharmaceuticals LLC
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01556997     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: X985400
First Submitted: March 15, 2012
First Posted: March 19, 2012
Results First Submitted: July 28, 2015
Results First Posted: August 25, 2015
Last Update Posted: September 28, 2015
Last Verified: August 2015

Keywords provided by Symplmed Pharmaceuticals LLC:
Hypertension
Essential Hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Amlodipine
Perindopril
Antihypertensive Agents
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vasodilator Agents
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors