Study of VX-770 on Desipramine

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 30, 2010
Last Update Posted : December 9, 2010
Information provided by:
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated

June 28, 2010
June 30, 2010
December 9, 2010
June 2010
August 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
VX-770 and Desipramine pharmacokinetic parameters [ Time Frame: 3 weeks ]
Same as current
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  • Safety as measured by adverse events, vital signs, electrocardiograms (ECGs), and clinically significant laboratory assessments [ Time Frame: 3 weeks ]
  • Metabolites pharmacokinetic parameters in plasma [ Time Frame: 3 weeks ]
Same as current
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Study of VX-770 on Desipramine
An Open-Label Phase 1 Study to Examine the Effect of VX 770 on Desipramine in Healthy Subjects
The objective of this study is to evaluate the effects of VX-770 on Desipramine
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Phase 1
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
In Development for Cystic Fibrosis
  • Drug: VX-770
    In period 1, subjects will receive a single oral dose of desipramine on Day 1.
  • Drug: VX-770
    In period 2, subjects will receive 150 mg VX-770 q12h orally from the morning of Day 1 through the evening of Day 9. Subjects will receive 50 mg Desipramine as a single dose on Day 5 of period 2.
  • Experimental: VX-770
    Intervention: Drug: VX-770
  • Experimental: desipramine
    • Drug: VX-770
    • Drug: VX-770
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Same as current
August 2010
August 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects must be male or female and between 18 and 55 years of age
  • Subject must have a body mass index (BMI) from 18 to 30 kg/m2
  • Subject must be judged to be in good health

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of any illness that, in the opinion of the investigator or the subject's general practitioner, might confound the results of the study or pose an additional risk in administering study drug(s) to the subject
  • Subjects who have human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis C, or active hepatitis B
  • Female subjects and male subjects with female partner(s) who are pregnant, nursing, or planning to become pregnant during the study or within 90 days of the last dose of study drug
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
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United States
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Claudia Ordonez, MD, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
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Principal Investigator: H. Frank Farmer, MD Covance CRU, Inc.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
December 2010

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