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Efficacy and Safety of Pirfenidone in Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) (ASCEND)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01366209
First Posted: June 3, 2011
Last Update Posted: April 5, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Genentech, Inc.
June 2, 2011
June 3, 2011
February 27, 2015
March 12, 2015
April 5, 2017
June 2011
February 2014   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Change in Percent Predicted Forced Vital Capacity (%FVC) From Baseline to Week 52 [ Time Frame: 52 weeks ]
Change in percent predicted forced vital capacity (%FVC) [ Time Frame: 52 weeks ]
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Efficacy and Safety of Pirfenidone in Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Phase 3 Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Pirfenidone in Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (ASCEND Trial)
PIPF-016 (ASCEND) is a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Phase 3 Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Pirfenidone in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. The study objectives are to confirm the treatment effect of pirfenidone compared with placebo on change in percent predicted forced vital capacity (%FVC) in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), and to confirm the safety of treatment with pirfenidone compared with placebo in patients with IPF.
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Interventional
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Drug: Pirfenidone
    Pirfenidone, total daily dose of 2403 mg/ day, given as 3 divided doses 3 times per day.
  • Drug: Placebo
    Placebo equivalent given as 3 divided doses 3 times per day.
  • Active Comparator: Active Arm
    Intervention: Drug: Pirfenidone
  • Placebo Comparator: Placebo Arm
    Intervention: Drug: Placebo

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
555
February 2014
February 2014   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Select Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), consistent with the ATS 2011 Guidelines, of 6-48 months' duration
  2. Age 40 to 80 at randomization
  3. Percent Forced Vital Capacity (%FVC) ≥50% and ≤90% at screening
  4. Percent Carbon Monoxide Diffusing Capacity (%DLCO) ≥30% and ≤90% at screening

Select Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1)/FVC ratio <0.8 after administration of bronchodilator at Screening
  2. Expected to receive a lung transplant within 1 year from randomization or, for patients at sites in the United States, on a lung transplant waiting list at randomization
  3. Known explanation for interstitial lung disease
  4. History of asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  5. Active infection
  6. Ongoing IPF treatments including investigational therapy, immunosuppressants, and cytokine modulating agents
  7. History of unstable or deteriorating cardiac or pulmonary disease (other than IPF) within the previous 6 months
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
40 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
 
 
NCT01366209
PIPF-016
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Genentech, Inc.
Genentech, Inc.
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Study Chair: For additional information, call InterMune Medical Information Telephone: 1-888-486-6411 InterMune
Genentech, Inc.
March 2017

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