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Trial Assessing Long Term USe of PCSK9 Inhibition in Subjects With Genetic LDL Disorders (TAUSSIG)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01624142
First Posted: June 20, 2012
Last Update Posted: June 14, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Amgen
  Purpose
A study to assess the long term safety and efficacy of Evolocumab (AMG145)on Low Density Lipoprotein-Cholesterol (LDL-C) in subjects with severe familial hypercholesterolemia.

Condition Intervention Phase
Severe Familial Hypercholesterolemia Biological: Evolocumab (AMG145) Phase 2 Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Open-label Study to Assess the Long-term Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of Evolocumab (AMG145) on LDL-C in Subjects With Severe Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Amgen:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Subject incidence of treatment emergent adverse events [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
    Subject incidence of treatment emergent adverse events


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Percent change in low density lipoprotein-cholesterol [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Percent change in low density lipoprotein-cholesterol from baseline open label at each scheduled visit

  • Percent change in non-high density lipoprotein-cholesterol [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Percent change in non-high density lipoprotein- cholesterol from baseline open label at each scheduled visit

  • Percent change in apolipoprotein B [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Percent change in apolipoprotein B from baseline open label at each scheduled visit

  • Percent change in total cholesterol/high density lipoprotein-cholesterol ratio [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Percent change in total cholesterol/high density lipoprotein-cholesterol ratio from baseline open label at each scheduled visit

  • Percent change in apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A1 ratio [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Percent change in apolipoprotein B/apolipoprotein A1 ratio from baseline open label at each scheduled visit

  • Percent change in lipoprotein(a) [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Percent change in lipoprotein(a) from baseline open label at each scheduled visit

  • Response rate of subjects with 15% or greater reduction in low density lipoprotein-cholesterol [ Time Frame: Every scheduled visit over 5 years ]
    Response rate of subjects with 15% or greater reduction in low density lipoprotein-cholesterol at each scheduled visit


Enrollment: 300
Actual Study Start Date: June 1, 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 12, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 12, 2020 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Dose 1 of subcutaneous Evolocumab (AMG145)
Dose 1 of subcutaneous Evolocumab (AMG145)every month
Biological: Evolocumab (AMG145)
every month
Experimental: Dose 2 of subcutaneous Evolocumab (AMG145)
Dose 2 of subcutaneous Evolocumab (AMG145)every 2 weeks
Biological: Evolocumab (AMG145)
every 2 weeks

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Participated in a qualifying Evolocumab (AMG145) parent protocol OR
  • Have a diagnosis of familial hypercholesterolemia AND
  • Males and females ≥ 12 to ≤ 80 years of age
  • Stable low-fat diet and lipid-lowering therapies for at least 4 weeks
  • Low Density Lipoprotein - Cholesterol (LDL-C) >=130 mg/dl (3.4 mmol/L) for subjects without diagnosed CHD/CHD risk equivalent OR LDL-C >= 100 mg/dl (2.6 mmol/L) for subjects with diagnosed CHD or CHD risk equivalent OR apheresis patients have no LDL-C entry requirement
  • Fasting triglycerides < 400 mg/dL(4.5 mmol/L)
  • Bodyweight of > 40 kg or greater at screening for subjects less than 18 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • New York Heart Failure Association (NYHA) class III or IV or last known left ventricular ejection fraction < 30%
  • Myocardial infarction, unstable angina, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) or stroke within 3 months of screening
  • Planned cardiac surgery or revascularization
  • Uncontrolled cardiac arrhythmia
  • Uncontrolled hypertension
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01624142


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Locations
United States, California
Research Site
Los Angeles, California, United States, 90048
United States, New York
Research Site
New York, New York, United States, 10021
Research Site
New York, New York, United States, 10029
Research Site
New York, New York, United States, 10032
United States, Ohio
Research Site
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45227
United States, Tennessee
Research Site
Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 37232
Australia, Tasmania
Research Site
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 7000
Australia, Western Australia
Research Site
Perth, Western Australia, Australia, 6000
Belgium
Research Site
Bruxelles, Belgium, 1200
Research Site
La Louvière, Belgium, 7100
Brazil
Research Site
Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, 04039-030
Research Site
São Paulo, Brazil, 05403-000
Canada, Ontario
Research Site
London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 5K8
Canada, Quebec
Research Site
Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada, G7H 7K9
Research Site
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H2W 1R7
Research Site
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3A 1A1
Canada
Research Site
Quebec, Canada, G1V 4M6
Czechia
Research Site
Brno, Czechia, 656 91
Research Site
Hradec Kralove, Czechia, 500 05
Research Site
Olomouc, Czechia, 775 20
Research Site
Praha 2, Czechia, 128 08
Research Site
Uherske Hradiste, Czechia, 686 01
France
Research Site
Dijon, France, 21000
Research Site
Paris Cedex 13, France, 75651
Greece
Research Site
Athens, Greece, 17674
Hong Kong
Research Site
New Territories, Hong Kong
Israel
Research Site
Ramat Gan, Israel, 52621
Italy
Research Site
Cinisello Balsamo (MI), Italy, 20092
Research Site
Napoli, Italy, 80131
Research Site
Pisa, Italy, 56124
Japan
Research Site
Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan, 920-8641
Research Site
Suita, Osaka, Japan, 565-8565
Lebanon
Research Site
Beirut, Lebanon, 0000
Netherlands
Research Site
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1105 AZ
Research Site
Rotterdam, Netherlands, 3045 PM
New Zealand
Research Site
Christchurch, New Zealand, 8011
South Africa
Research Site
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, 2193
Research Site
Observatory, Western Cape, South Africa, 7925
Spain
Research Site
Cordoba, Andalucía, Spain, 14004
Research Site
Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain, 08036
Research Site
A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, 15001
Research Site
Lugo, Galicia, Spain, 27003
Research Site
Madrid, Spain, 28040
United Kingdom
Research Site
Manchester, United Kingdom, M13 9WL
Sponsors and Collaborators
Amgen
Investigators
Study Director: MD Amgen
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Amgen
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01624142     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20110271
First Submitted: June 5, 2012
First Posted: June 20, 2012
Last Update Posted: June 14, 2017
Last Verified: June 2017

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by Amgen:
Hypercholesterolemia
Elevated Cholesterol
High Cholesterol
Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
PCSK9 mutations
Severe Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Hyperlipoproteinemias
Antibodies, Monoclonal
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs