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Evaluating SPRC-AB01 in Post-Surgical Subjects With Chronic Sinusitis

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00447837
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 15, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 17, 2008
Information provided by:
Naryx Pharma

Brief Summary:
The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of SPRC-AB01 versus placebo for treatment of chronic sinusitis in subjects who have had sinus surgery.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Chronic Sinusitis Drug: SPRC-AB01 Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 180 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 2, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multi-Center, Randomized Study Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of SPRC-AB01, Tobramycin Solution for Nasal Inhalation, in Post-Surgical Subjects With Chronic Sinusitis
Study Start Date : October 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2008

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MedlinePlus related topics: Sinusitis

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1 Drug: SPRC-AB01
90 mg/3 mL BID, 180 mg/3 mL bid, placebo

Experimental: 2 Drug: SPRC-AB01
90 mg/3 mL BID, 180 mg/3 mL bid, placebo

Placebo Comparator: 3 Drug: SPRC-AB01
90 mg/3 mL BID, 180 mg/3 mL bid, placebo

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change from baseline in TSSS during first week post-therapy [ Time Frame: 86 days ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Outpatient subjects who have signed a written informed consent.
  • A documented history of chronic sinusitis with clinical signs and symptoms suggestive of inflammation or infection for at least 90 consecutive days.
  • A documented history of sinus surgery > 90 days.
  • Nasal endoscopic exam documenting purulence (pus) from an open sinus cavity with mucosal swelling/edema.
  • Women of childbearing potential must have a negative serum pregnancy test and must use adequate birth control throughout the study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant females and females unwilling to use adequate birth control.
  • Use of any investigational drug/device within 30 days of study screening.
  • The following medications will require a certain washout period as determined by the protocol: systemic corticosteroids, mast cells and/or leukotriene inhibitors, anti-inflammatories, decongestants, antihistamines, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) or cyclooxygenase (COX)-2 inhibitors, antibiotics or antifungals.
  • Presence of other infections which may require use of systemic antibiotics.
  • Known allergy or hypersensitivity to aminoglycosides or other study drug formulation components.
  • Recent hospitalization for any reason and/or major surgeries within 30 days of study screening.
  • Major elective and/or nasal and/or sinus surgical procedures (including sinuplasty) within 90 days before or 90 days after study screening.
  • Known history of neurological or muscular disorders.
  • Diagnosis of an immunodeficiency disease.
  • Previous diagnosis of cystic fibrosis, ciliary dyskinesias, Kartagener syndrome, empty nose syndrome, Wegener granulomatosis, Churg-Strauss syndrome, Samter syndrome, or sarcoidosis.
  • Current or known history of tinnitus, vertigo, or significant sensorineural hearing loss.
  • Recent history of alcohol or drug abuse.
  • Inability to understand the nature, scope, and possible consequences of the study or study procedures, unless cared for by a legally authorized representative.
  • Inability to adhere to the study requirements.
  • Previous participation in any Naryx Pharma protocol.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00447837

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Naryx Pharma
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Responsible Party: Kimberly Salgado/VP Product Development, Naryx Pharma Identifier: NCT00447837    
Other Study ID Numbers: SPRC-AB01-003
First Posted: March 15, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 17, 2008
Last Verified: December 2007
Keywords provided by Naryx Pharma:
Chronic Sinusitis
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Chronic Disease
Paranasal Sinus Diseases
Nose Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes