Extension of the Psychometric Validation Study ORCHESTRA in Patients With PAH

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified April 2015 by Actelion
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First received: April 8, 2014
Last updated: April 29, 2015
Last verified: April 2015

Prospective, multi-center, open-label, single-arm, Phase 3b extension study of macitentan in patients with PAH.

To assess the long-term safety of macitentan in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) beyond treatment in the AC-055-310 study.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Drug: Macitentan
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Extension of AC-055-310, a Multi-center, Open-label, Single-arm, Phase 3b Study of Macitentan in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension to Psychometrically Validate the French, Italian and Spanish Versions of the PAH-SYMPACT™

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To assess the long-term safety of macitentan in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) beyond treatment in the AC-055-310 study. [ Time Frame: Baseline to end of treatment visit (around 6 months on average) ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
    • Treatment-emergent adverse events (AEs)
    • AEs leading to premature discontinuation of study drug
    • Treatment-emergent serious adverse events (SAEs)
    • Proportion of patients with treatment-emergent ALT and/or AST abnormality (> 3, > 5, and > 8 x ULN) associated or not with total bilirubin > 2 x ULN.
    • Proportion of patients with treatment-emergent hemoglobin abnormality (≦ 100 g/L, and ≦ 80 g/L)

Estimated Enrollment: 160
Study Start Date: June 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Macitentan
10 mg once daily
Drug: Macitentan
10 mg once daily
Other Name: ACT-064992

Detailed Description:
To assess the long-term safety of macitentan in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) beyond treatment in the AC-055-310 study.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Signed informed consent prior to any study-mandated procedure.
  2. Patients with PAH who completed the ORCHESTRA study (AC-055-310) as scheduled
  3. Women of childbearing potential (as defined below) must:

    • Have a negative serum pregnancy test at Visit 1 (i.e., Visit 4 of study AC 055 310) and agree to perform monthly serum pregnancy tests.
    • Agree to use two reliable methods of contraception in parallel, from Visit 1 until 1 month after study drug discontinuation (see details below).

      • A female is considered to have childbearing potential unless she meets at least one of the following criteria:

        • Previous bilateral salpingo and/or oophorectomy, or hysterectomy.
        • Premature ovarian failure confirmed by a specialist.
        • Pre-pubescence, XY genotype, Turner syndrome, uterine agenesis.
        • Postmenopausal, defined as 12 consecutive months with no menses without an alternative medical cause.
      • Of the two contraceptive methods that must be used, one must be from Group 1, and one must be from Group 2, defined as follows:

        • Group 1: Oral, implantable, transdermal or injectable hormonal contraceptives, intrauterine devices, female sterilization (tubal ligation or non-surgical sterilization, e.g., permanent contraception with Essure procedure), or partner's sterilization (vasectomy). If a hormonal contraceptive is chosen from this group, it must be taken for at least one month prior to enrollment. Alternatively, if the Essure procedure is chosen as a contraceptive method, a hysterosalpingogram must have been performed to confirm correct location of the microinserts and tubal occlusion (as per manufacturer's recommendations).
        • Group 2: Female or male condoms, diaphragm or cervical cap, any of them in combination with a spermicide.
      • Sexual abstinence, rhythm methods, or contraception by the partner alone are not considered as acceptable methods of contraception for this study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients who prematurely discontinued study drug in study AC-055-310.
  2. Females who are lactating or pregnant (positive Visit 1 pregnancy test) or plan to become pregnant during the study.
  3. AST and/or ALT more than 3 X ULN.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT02112487

Hôpital Louis Pradel Recruiting
Bron Cedex, France, 69677
Contact: Vincent Cottin    33472357072    vincent.cottin@chu-lyon.fr   
Hôpital Côte de Nacre Recruiting
Caen, France, 14033
Contact: Emanuel Bergot    33 2 31064677    bergot-e@chu-caen.fr   
Hôpital Albert Michallon Recruiting
Grenoble, France, 38700
Contact: Christophe Pison    +33-4-76765834    cpison@chu-grenoble.fr   
CHU de Bicêtre Recruiting
Le Kremlin-Bicêtre, France, 94270
Contact: Laurent Savale    33145217991    laurent.savale@gmail.com   
CHRU Lille - Hôpital Cardiologique Recruiting
Lille, France, 59037
Contact: Pascal deGroote    33 3 20 44 57 21    pascal.degroote@chru-lille.fr   
Hôpital Arnaud de Villeneuve Recruiting
Montpellier, France, 34295
Contact: Arnaud Bourdin    +33 4 67 33 60 91    arnaud01009157@gmail.com   
Hôpitaux de Brabois Recruiting
Nancy, France, 54511
Contact: Jean-Francois Chabot    +33-3-83154021    f.chabot@chu-nancy.fr   
Hôpital de Haut Levêque Recruiting
Pessac, France, 33604
Contact: Claire Dromer    33557656189    claire.dromer@chu-bordeaux.fr   
Hôpital Pontchaillou Recruiting
Rennes, France, 35033
Contact: Celine Chabanne    +33-2-99282519    celine.chabanne@chu-rennes.fr   
Hôpital Charles Nicolle Recruiting
Rouen, France, 76031
Contact: Fabrice Bauer    +33-2-32888232    fabrice.bauer@chu-rouen.fr   
Hôpital Nord Recruiting
Saint-Etienne, France, 42227
Contact: Laurent Bertoletti    +33-4-77127770    laurent.bertoletti@gmail.com   
Hôpital Civil Recruiting
Strasbourg, France, 67091
Contact: Matthieu Canuet    33 3 6955 0645    matthieu.canuet@chru-strasbourg.fr   
Hôpital Larrey Recruiting
Toulouse, France, 31059
Contact: Gregoire Prevot    335677717 09    prevot.g@chu-toulouse.fr   
Ospedale Sant'Orsola Recruiting
Bologna, Italy, 40138
Contact: Nazzareno Galie    +39 0516363536    nazzareno.galie@unibo.it   
A.O.U.C. Careggi Recruiting
Firenze, Italy, 50124
Contact: Chiara Arcangeli    +39-347-6290100    chiarcangeli@yahoo.it   
Centro Per La Diagnosi E La Cura Dell'Ipertensione Polmonare Recruiting
Rome, Italy, 00186
Contact: Dario Vizza    39 3358307644    dario.vizza@uniroma1.it   
UOC Immunologia Clinica B-PGRM Centro di Riferimento per la Sclerosi Sistemica Recruiting
Rome, Italy, 00161
Contact: Simonetta Pisarri    39-6-49972075    simonetta.pisarri@uniroma1.it   
Policlinico G.B. Rossi Recruiting
Verona, Italy, 37134
Contact: Claudio Lunardi    +39-0458-124759    claudio.lunardi@univr.it   
Hospital General de Alicante Recruiting
Alicante, Spain, 03010
Contact: Joan Gil    34618840520    jgc01a@saludalia.com   
Hospital Clinic Recruiting
Barcelona, Spain, 08036
Contact: Joan Albert Barberà Mir    34932275747    jbarbera@clinic.ub.es   
Hospital Val Hebron Recruiting
Barcelona, Spain, 08035
Contact: Manuel Lopez Meseguer    34932746000; Ext: 6208    manuelop@vhebron.net   
Hospital de Cruces Recruiting
Bilbao, Spain, 48903
Contact: Victoria Egurbide    34946006348    mvictoria.egurbidearberas@osakidetza.net   
Hospital Reina Sofia Recruiting
Córdoba, Spain, 14004
Contact: Francisco Santos Luna    34957010411    fsantos1957@hotmail.com   
Hospital Dr Negrin Recruiting
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, 35010
Contact: Gregorio Perez Penate    34928450045    gperpen@gobiernodecanarias.org   
Hospital Universitario Insular Gran Canarias Recruiting
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, 35016
Contact: Francisco Javier Guerra    34654451489    fcojavguerra@hotmail.com   
Hospital 12 Octubre Recruiting
Madrid, Spain, 28041
Contact: Pilar Escribano    34913908669    pilar.escribano@telefonica.net   
Hospital La Paz Recruiting
Madrid, Spain, 28046
Contact: Juan Jose Rios Blanco    34630064677    juanjo.rios@gmail.com   
Hospital Carlos Haya Recruiting
Malaga, Spain, 29010
Contact: Enrique de Ramón    34630373364    ederamongm2@gmail.com   
Hospital Son Espases Recruiting
Palma de Mallorca, Spain, 7010
Contact: Ernest Sala Llinas    34871 206507 ext 76507    Ernest.sala@ssib.es   
Hospital de Valdecilla Recruiting
Santander, Spain, 39008
Contact: José Cifrián Martinez    34696 859 471    jmcifrian@humv.es   
Hospital Virgen del Rocio Recruiting
Sevilla, Spain, 41013
Contact: Remedios Otero Candelera    34955013172    rotero@separ.es   
Hospita General U. Valencia Recruiting
Valencia, Spain, 46014
Contact: Gustavo Juan Samper    34961972230    Gustavo.Juan@uv.es   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Loïc Perchene Actelion
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Actelion
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02112487     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AC-055-311
Study First Received: April 8, 2014
Last Updated: April 29, 2015
Health Authority: France: Agence Nationale de Sécurité du Médicament et des produits de santé
France: Committee for the Protection of Personnes
France: Conseil National de l'Ordre des Médecins
Italy: Ethics Committee
Italy: The Italian Medicines Agency
Spain: Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios
Spain: Comité Ético de Investigación Clínica

Keywords provided by Actelion:
pulmonary arterial hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on November 24, 2015