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Evaluation of Safety Tolerability and Antiviral Activity of ACH-0143102 Plus RBV Treatment Naive HCV GT1b Subjects

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Achillion Pharmaceuticals Identifier:
First received: October 2, 2012
Last updated: October 2, 2014
Last verified: October 2014
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of 12 weeks of treatment with ACH-0143102 and ribavirin in GT1b, treatment-naive, HCV subjects.

Condition Intervention Phase
Chronic Hepatitis C Infection Drug: ACH-0143102 Drug: Ribavirin Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 1b, Open-label, Pilot Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability and Antiviral Activity of Oral ACH-0143102 Administered in Combination With Ribavirin for 12 Weeks in Treatment Naive Subjects With Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Genotype 1b.

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Further study details as provided by Achillion Pharmaceuticals:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • SVR12 [ Time Frame: 12 weeks following last dose ]
    To determine the incidence of a sustained virologic response at 12 weeks after the completion of dosing (SVR12) with ACH-0143102 plus ribavirin, reported as HCV RNA less than the limit of quantification (<LOQ) at that time point

Enrollment: 8
Study Start Date: September 2012
Study Completion Date: September 2013
Primary Completion Date: September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: ACH-0143102 plus ribavirin daily
ACH-0143102 225 mg loading dose on Day 1 followed by 75 mg maintenance dose on Days 2-84. Weight-based RBV(as per label) for Days 1-84.
Drug: ACH-0143102 Drug: Ribavirin

Detailed Description:
A phase 1b, pilot study to evaluate the safety, tolerability and antiviral activity of oral ACH-0143102 administered in combination with ribavirin for 12 weeks in treatment naive subjects with chronic hepatitis C virus infection genotype 1b.

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males and females 18 years and older
  • Clinical diagnosis of hepatitis C with genotype 1b
  • Chronic hepatitis C treatment naive subjects
  • IL28B genotype CC
  • HCV RNA > 10000 IU/mL at screening
  • Females must be willing to use two effective methods of contraception during dosing period and for six months after the last dose of ribavirin.
  • Male patients must be willing to use an effective barrier method of contraception throughout the dosing period and for six months after the last dose of ribavirin. Males must agree to not donate sperm while enrolled in the study and for six months after the last dose of ribavirin.
  • Willing to participate in all study activities and all study requirements.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • BMI>36
  • Pregnant or nursing females
  • Clinically significant laboratory abnormalities at screening
  • Previous participation in a clinical trial with protease inhibitor and/or NS5A inhibitor
  • HIV infection or other liver diseases
  • Positive Hepatitis B Surface Antigen
  • Liver cirrhosis
  • Uncontrolled psychiatric disease
  • Clinical evidence of chronic cardiac disease
  • History of malignancy of any organ system within 5 years
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01700179

United States, Georgia
Dr. Aasim Sheikh
Marietta, Georgia, United States, 30060
United States, Tennessee
Dr. Robert Herring Jr
Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37211
United States, Texas
Victor Ankoma-Sey
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
United States, Virginia
Vinod Rustgi, MD
Fairfax, Virginia, United States, 22031
Robert Brennan
Lynchburg, Virginia, United States, 24501
Michael Ryan, MD
Norfolk, Virginia, United States, 23502
Sponsors and Collaborators
Achillion Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Responsible Party: Achillion Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT01700179     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ACH102-005
Study First Received: October 2, 2012
Results First Received: September 30, 2014
Last Updated: October 2, 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hepatitis C
Hepatitis, Chronic
Hepatitis C, Chronic
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Virus Diseases
Flaviviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Antiviral Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on September 21, 2017