Bi 671800 in Asthmatic Patients on Inhaled Corticosteroids

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 19, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 16, 2014
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Boehringer Ingelheim

March 18, 2010
March 19, 2010
May 16, 2014
March 2010
February 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1) % predicted trough response after 4 weeks of treatment. [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
Same as current
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Asthma Control Questionnaire (ACQ) total score change from baseline after four weeks of treatment. [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
Same as current
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Bi 671800 in Asthmatic Patients on Inhaled Corticosteroids
A Randomised, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Efficacy and Safety Cross-over Study of 4 Weeks of Oral BI 671800 ED 200 mg Twice Daily or 400 mg Once Daily Administered in the Morning (AM) or Evening (PM), in Symptomatic Asthma Patients on Inhaled Fluticasone Propionate MDI
To investigate the effectiveness and safety of BI 671800 given in the morning (AM), evening (PM) or twice daily (b.i.d.) compared too placebo as add on therapy to inhaled corticosteroid in symptomatic asthma patients.
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Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Drug: BI 671800
    Double blind randomised cross-over study to assess efficacy, safety and tolerability
  • Drug: Placebo
    Patients receive placebo capsules
  • Experimental: BI 671800 AM and PM
    Patients receiving two capsules twice daily
    Intervention: Drug: BI 671800
  • Experimental: BI 671800 AM
    Patients receiving four capsules in the morning
    Intervention: Drug: BI 671800
  • Experimental: BI 671800 PM
    Patients receiving four capsules in the evening
    Intervention: Drug: BI 671800
  • Placebo Comparator: Placebo
    Patients receiving four capsules twice a day
    Intervention: Drug: Placebo
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February 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion criteria:

  1. Signed informed consent consistent with International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) (ICH-GCP)
  2. Three month history of reversible (12% with 200 mL) asthma according to [Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA)] with following spirometry at randomization:forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV1) 60%-85%.
  3. Stable inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) dose 3 months prior to screening.
  4. Diagnosis of asthma prior to 40 years.
  5. Asthma Control Questionnaire (ACQ) at least 1.5 at randomization.
  6. Male or female, 18 to 65 years.
  7. Non-smokers or ex-smokers ( less than 10 pack year history) with negative cotinine screen.
  8. Able to perform pulmonary function test (PFT).

Exclusion criteria:

  1. Significant diseases other than asthma or allergic rhinitis.
  2. Hepatic transaminases or total bilirubin greater than 1.5 upper limit of normal (ULN).
  3. Hospitalizations for asthma or asthma related intubation within 3 months.
  4. Uncontrolled asthma on ICS + another controller.
  5. Respiratory tract infection or exacerbation within 4 weeks.
  6. FEV1 less than 40%, more than 12 puffs of short acting beta agonists (SABA) on more than two consecutive days or asthma exacerbation during the run-in period.
  7. Participation in another interventional study.
  8. Pregnant or nursing women.
  9. Women of child bearing potential nor using appropriate methods of birth control as defined by protocol.
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
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United States
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Boehringer Ingelheim, Study Chair, Boehringer Ingelheim
Boehringer Ingelheim
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Study Chair: Boehringer Ingelheim Boehringer Ingelheim
Boehringer Ingelheim
April 2014

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