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Trial record 70 of 239 for:    IFNA2 AND RBV AND genotype

A Pilot Trial to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of Fluvastatin in Previous Partial Responders to Pegylated Interferon and Ribivirin in Patients With Genotype 1 Hepatitis C

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00814606
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (no one ever enrolled)
First Posted : December 25, 2008
Last Update Posted : July 1, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Chicago

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE December 23, 2008
First Posted Date  ICMJE December 25, 2008
Last Update Posted Date July 1, 2013
Study Start Date  ICMJE February 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date October 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: December 24, 2008)
Efficacy of adding fluvastatin to pegylated interferon alfa-2a and ribavirin in patients infected with genotype 1 HCV who are previous partial responders to standard treatment. [ Time Frame: 18 months ]
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Change History Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00814606 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: December 24, 2008)
Safety of adding fluvastatin to pegylated interferon alfa-2a and ribavirin in patients infected with genotype 1 HCV who are previous partial responders to standard treatment. [ Time Frame: 18 months ]
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
 
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE A Pilot Trial to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of Fluvastatin in Previous Partial Responders to Pegylated Interferon and Ribivirin in Patients With Genotype 1 Hepatitis C
Official Title  ICMJE A Pilot Trial to Determine the Safety and Efficacy of Fluvastatin in Previous Partial Responders to Pegylated Interferon and Ribivirin in Patients With Genotype 1 Hepatitis C
Brief Summary This study seeks to evaluate the safety and efficacy of taking fluvastatin along with peginterferon alfa in previous partial responders with genotype 1 HCV.
Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Phase 2
Study Design  ICMJE Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus
Intervention  ICMJE
  • Drug: Fluvastatin
    Week 1: Fluvastatin 20mg daily Week 3: Fluvastatin 40mg daily Week 5: Fluvastatin 60mg daily Week 7: Fluvastatin 80 mg daily
  • Drug: Peginterferon alfa2a
    180 mcg/ml SQ injection once a week for 48 weeks (starting at week 9)
    Other Name: Pegasys
  • Drug: ribavirin
    1000-1200 mg daily orally in two divided doses for 48 weeks (starting at week 9)
    Other Name: Copegus
Study Arms  ICMJE Experimental: Single Group
8 weeks period of escalating doses of fluvastatin to a goal dose of 80mg daily, then patients will start treatment of HCV at week 9 with the usual standard of care protocol for medication dose, office visits and laboratories. Peginterferon alfa2a 180 mcg/ml SQ injection once a week for 48 weeks and ribavirin 1000-1200 mg daily orally in two divided doses for 48 weeks. Patients weighing < 75 kg will receive 1000mg per day (400mg in the morning and 600mg in the evening). Patients weighing ≥ 75 kg will receive 1200 mg per day (600mg in the morning and 600 mg in the evening).
Interventions:
  • Drug: Fluvastatin
  • Drug: Peginterferon alfa2a
  • Drug: ribavirin
Publications * Not Provided

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Withdrawn
Actual Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: June 28, 2013)
0
Original Estimated Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: December 24, 2008)
5
Actual Study Completion Date  ICMJE October 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date October 2010   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female of any ethnicity age 18 - 65 years with genotype 1 HCV
  • Previous partial responder to attempts at HCV therapy with PEG/RBV (at least 1 log drop but less than 2 log drop in HCV RNA at 12 weeks)
  • Previous history or serum HCV-RNA PCR quantifiable by Roche Amplicore HCV Test
  • A liver biopsy within 3 years of study enrollment consistent with HCV disease.
  • Compensated liver disease, Child-Pugh Class ≤ 6
  • Negative urine pregnancy test (for women of childbearing potential) documented within the 24-hour period prior to the first dose of the study drug
  • All patients enrolling in the study and all partners of study participants of childbearing potential must be using two reliable forms of effective contraception during the study. Exceptions may include partner/participant is surgically sterile.
  • Willingness to comply with study procedures and provide written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • AST or ALT > 10 ULN
  • Any investigational drug ≤ 12 weeks prior to the first of study drug
  • Prior intolerance to statin medications
  • Previous serious side effects to IFN or RBV (e.g. psychiatric side effect necessitating treatment discontinuation, severe cytopenia refractory to growth factors, intolerance to IFN/RBV requiring treatment discontinuation)
  • Any systemic antiviral therapy ≤ 24 weeks prior to the first dose of study drug or expectation that such treatment will be needed at any time during the study. Exception: Patients who have taken or are expected to require such treatment for herpetic lesions
  • Positive test at screening for anti-HAV IgM Ab, HBsAg, anti-HBc-IgM Ab ,or anti-HIV Ab
  • Serum concentrations of cerulplamin or alph-1-antitrypsin consistent with an increased risk of metabolic liver disease
  • History or other evidence of a medical condition associated with chronic liver disease (e.g. hemochromatosis, autoimmune hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease, toxin exposure, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis)
  • Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding and male partners of woman who are pregnant or breastfeeding
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE 18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Not Provided
Removed Location Countries United States
 
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00814606
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE 16336A
Has Data Monitoring Committee No
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Responsible Party University of Chicago
Study Sponsor  ICMJE University of Chicago
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Principal Investigator: K Gautham Reddy, MD University of Chicago
PRS Account University of Chicago
Verification Date June 2013

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