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Lung Bioavailability and Total Systemic Exposure to Beclomethasone17MonoPropionate and Formoterol Across Two Strengths of NEXThaler Inhalation Powder

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01738087
First Posted: November 30, 2012
Last Update Posted: March 30, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
  Purpose

The study is aimed to assess the dose proportional total systemic exposure (when the administration is without the activated charcoal) to B17MP (active metabolite of BDP) and its lung bioavailability (when the administration is with the activated charcoal) after single inhalation of CHF 1535 NEXThaler DPI at two dose strengths.

At the same time, the study will assess if the lung deposition and the total systemic exposure to Formoterol is affected by increasing doses of BDP.


Condition Intervention Phase
Asthmatic Drug: NEXThaler 100/6 mcg DPI Drug: Flixotide Accuhaler 500 mcg Drug: NEXThaler 200/6 mcg DPI Drug: NEXThaler placebo Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase II, Monocentric, Open, Randomized, 6-way Cross-over Clinical Pharmacology Study to Evaluate the Lung Bioavailability of BDP/B17MP and Formoterol and the Total Systemic Exposure Across Two Different Strengths of CHF 1535 NEXThaler Dry Powder Inhaler (Fixed Combination of Beclomethasone Dipropionate Plus Formoterol Fumarate 100/6 mcg and 200 mcg) Administered With and Without Activated Charcoal in Adult Asthmatic Patients.

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Further study details as provided by Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Formoterol AUC0-t and B17MP AUC0-t [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hr post dose ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • BDP pharmacokinetic (PK) parameters [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hr post dose ]
    The following parameters will be evaluated: AUC0-t, AUC0-12h, AUC0-inf, Cmax, tmax, t1/2

  • Other PK parameter of B17MP and formoterol [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hours postdose ]
    the following pharmacokinetic parameters will be evaluated: AUC0-12, AUCinf, Cmax, tmax, t1/2


Other Outcome Measures:
  • Plasma glucose [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hours postdose ]
    the following parameters will be evaluated: AUC0-4h, AUC0-12h, Cmax and tmax

  • Heart rate (HR) [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hours postdose ]
    the following parameters will be evaluated: HR AUC0-12/12h

  • Plasma cortisol [ Time Frame: from predose until 24 hours postdose ]
    the following parameters will be evaluated: AUC0-24, Cmin and tmin

  • Plasma potassium [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hours postdose ]
    the following parameters will be evaluated: AUC0-4h, AUC0-12h, Cmin ad tmin

  • Systolic and Diastolic Blood Pressure (SBP and DBP) [ Time Frame: from predose until 12 hours postdose ]
    the following parameters will be evaluated: SBP AUC0-12/12h and DBP AUC0-12/12h


Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: November 2012
Study Completion Date: January 2013
Primary Completion Date: January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: NEXThaler 100/6 mcg DPI
Single dose (4 inhalations)of NEXThaler 100/6 mcg DPI: total dose 400/24 mcg
Drug: NEXThaler 100/6 mcg DPI
Other Name: Fixed combination of BDP plus formoterol fumarate
Experimental: NEXThaler 200/6 mcg DPI
Single dose (4 inhalations)of NEXThaler 200/6 mcg DPI: total dose: 800/24 mcg
Drug: NEXThaler 200/6 mcg DPI
Other Name: Fixed combination of BDP plus formoterol fumarate
Placebo Comparator: NEXThaler placebo
Single dose (4 inhalations)
Drug: NEXThaler placebo
Placebo comparator
Experimental: NEXThaler 100/6 mcg plus CB
Single dose (4 inhalations) NEXThaler 100/6 mcg administered with activated charcoal (Charcoal Block): total dose 400/24 mcg
Drug: NEXThaler 100/6 mcg DPI
Other Name: Fixed combination of BDP plus formoterol fumarate
Experimental: NEXThaler 200/6 mcg plus CB
Single dose (4 inhalations) NEXThaler 200/6 mcg administered with activated charcoal (Charcoal Block): total dose 800/24 mcg
Drug: NEXThaler 200/6 mcg DPI
Other Name: Fixed combination of BDP plus formoterol fumarate
Active Comparator: Flixotide Accuhaler 500 mcg
Single dose (2 inhalations) of fluticasone propionate
Drug: Flixotide Accuhaler 500 mcg
Active comparator
Other Name: Fluticasone Propionate

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of asthma as defined by Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) 2011
  • Asthmatic patients already treated with low daily doses of Inhaled Corticosteroids (ICS) (eg budesonide or equivalent lower than 400 mcg/day) or low dose of ICS/Long Acting Beta2 Agonists (LABA) fixed combinations.
  • Patients with Forced Expiratory Volume in 1 sec (FEV1) >= 70 % of predicted values
  • Non or ex-smokers
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) >= 18.5 and <= 32 kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating women unless using acceptable methods of contraception
  • Diagnosis of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • History of near fatal asthma
  • Patients with abnormal QTcF at screening Visit
  • Hospitalization due to asthma exacerbation within 4 weeks prior to the screening visit or during the run-in period.
  • Lower respiratory tract infection within 4 weeks prior to the screening visit or during the run-in period.
  • History of drug addiction or excessive use of alcohol ;
  • Diagnosis of restrictive lung disease.
  • Patients treated with oral or parenteral corticosteroids in the previous 2 months before the screening visit (3 months for parenteral depot corticosteroids)
  • Significant medical history or any laboratory abnormality indicative of a significant underlying condition
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01738087


Locations
United Kingdom
The Medicine Evaluation Unit
Manchester, United Kingdom, M23 9QZ
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01738087     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CCD-1205-PR-0087
2012-002370-30 ( EudraCT Number )
First Submitted: November 15, 2012
First Posted: November 30, 2012
Last Update Posted: March 30, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017

Keywords provided by Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.:
patients
Adult

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Asthma
Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Hypersensitivity
Immune System Diseases
Fluticasone
Beclomethasone
Formoterol Fumarate
Charcoal
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
Adrenergic beta-2 Receptor Agonists
Adrenergic beta-Agonists
Adrenergic Agonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Glucocorticoids
Hormones