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A Study of Two Formulations of Ixekizumab in Healthy Participants

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT04259346
Recruitment Status : Suspended (Enrollment on hold due to COVID-19 pandemic.)
First Posted : February 6, 2020
Last Update Posted : April 22, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Eli Lilly and Company

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to compare two different formulations of ixekizumab. One formulation (Reference) is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and one formulation (Test) is not approved. This study will compare how much of each formulation gets into the blood stream. Information about any side effects that may occur will also be collected. The study will last up to about four months for each participant.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Drug: Ixekizumab Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 216 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Bioequivalence of an Alternate Ixekizumab Formulation Compared to the Commercial Formulation in Healthy Subjects
Actual Study Start Date : February 5, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date : November 4, 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 4, 2020

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Drug Information available for: Ixekizumab

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Ixekizumab (Reference)
Approved formulation of ixekizumab administered as a subcutaneous (SC) injection via autoinjector (AI).
Drug: Ixekizumab
Administered SC.
Other Name: LY2439821

Experimental: Ixekizumab (Test)
Test formulation of ixekizumab administered as a SC injection via AI.
Drug: Ixekizumab
Administered SC.
Other Name: LY2439821

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pharmacokinetics (PK): Maximum Concentration (Cmax) of Ixekizumab [ Time Frame: Baseline through Day 85 ]
    PK: Cmax of ixekizumab

  2. PK: Area Under the Concentration Versus Time Curve (AUC) of Ixekizumab [ Time Frame: Baseline through Day 85 ]
    PK: AUC of ixekizumab

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Are healthy male or female participants who agree not to become pregnant or are male or female participants with chronic stable medical problems, that in the investigator's opinion will not place the subject at increased risk by participating in the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have a significant history of, or current, cardiovascular, respiratory, hepatic, renal, gastrointestinal, endocrine, or hematologic disorders that in the opinion of the investigator poses an unacceptable risk to the participant if participating in the study
  • Are allergic or hypersensitive to the study medicine
  • Had a vaccination with a live vaccine within 12 months prior to the first check-in or intend to get a vaccine for tuberculosis within 12 months of completing treatment on this study
  • Have any type of hepatitis, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, or other serious infection
  • Show evidence of active or latent tuberculosis (TB)
  • Presence of significant neuropsychiatric disorder or a recent history of depression
  • Have had any active or recent infection within 4 weeks of Day 1 that, in the opinion of the investigator, would pose an unacceptable risk to the participant

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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT04259346

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United States, Florida
Covance Clinical Research Inc
Daytona Beach, Florida, United States, 32117
United States, Texas
Dallas, Texas, United States, 75247
United States, Wisconsin
Covance Clinical Research Inc
Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 53704
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
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Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon - Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
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Responsible Party: Eli Lilly and Company Identifier: NCT04259346    
Other Study ID Numbers: 17151
I1F-MC-RHCU ( Other Identifier: Eli Lilly and Company )
First Posted: February 6, 2020    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 22, 2020
Last Verified: April 2020
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
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Dermatologic Agents