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Safety and Efficacy Study of Viaskin Peanut in Peanut-allergic Young Children 1-3 Years of Age (EPITOPE)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03211247
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2021 by DBV Technologies.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : July 7, 2017
Last Update Posted : April 26, 2021
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
DBV Technologies

Brief Summary:
The study aims to assess the safety and efficacy of Viaskin Peanut to induce desensitization to peanut in peanut-allergic children 1 to 3 years of age after a 12-month treatment by EPicutaneous ImmunoTherapy (EPIT).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Peanut Allergy Biological: Viaskin Peanut 250 mcg Biological: Viaskin Peanut 100 mcg Biological: Placebo Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 414 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Randomized Phase III Trial to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Viaskin Peanut in Peanut-allergic Young Children 1-3 Years of Age.
Actual Study Start Date : July 31, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2022
Estimated Study Completion Date : April 2022

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Viaskin Peanut 250 mcg Biological: Viaskin Peanut 250 mcg
Viaskin Peanut 250 mcg, once daily

Experimental: Viaskin Peanut 100 mcg Biological: Viaskin Peanut 100 mcg
Viaskin Peanut 100 mcg, once daily

Placebo Comparator: Placebo Biological: Placebo
Placebo patch, once daily

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Differences between the percentage of treatment responders in the selected active Viaskin Peanut group compared to the placebo group. [ Time Frame: Month 12 ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  1. Adverse Events (AEs), Treatment Emergent Adverse Events (TEAEs), Serious Adverse Events (SAEs) [ Time Frame: Throughout the study during 12 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   1 Year to 3 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Key Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female from 1-3 years of age;
  • Physician-diagnosed peanut allergy;
  • Peanut-specific IgE level > 0.7 kU/L;
  • Positive peanut SPT with a largest wheal diameter ≥ 6 mm;
  • Positive DBPCFC at ≤ 300 mg peanut protein;

Key Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uncontrolled asthma;
  • History of severe anaphylaxis to peanut;
  • Prior immunotherapy to any food or other immunotherapy;
  • Generalized severe dermatologic disease;

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03211247

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Sponsors and Collaborators
DBV Technologies
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Responsible Party: DBV Technologies
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03211247    
Other Study ID Numbers: EPITOPE
First Posted: July 7, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2021
Last Verified: April 2021
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Keywords provided by DBV Technologies:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Peanut Hypersensitivity
Nut and Peanut Hypersensitivity
Food Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases