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Study Evaluating the Effect of IMA-026 on Allergen-Induced Late Asthma Response in Mild Asthma

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 30, 2008
Last Update Posted : June 2, 2009
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of IMA-026, an antibody to IL-13, on airway hyperresponsiveness and airway inflammation in mild asthmatics. IMA-026 will be given as 2 injections under the skin 1 week apart at 2 mg/kg each dose. The study will include a screening period and a treatment period which includes doses on day 1 and day 8.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Asthma Drug: IMA-026 Other: Placebo Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 24 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: The Effects of IMA-026 on Allergen-Induced Airway Responses and Airway Inflammation in Subjects With Mild Atopic Asthma
Study Start Date : September 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2009

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MedlinePlus related topics: Asthma

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: A Drug: IMA-026
Placebo Comparator: B Other: Placebo

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Comparison of the maximum change in FEV1 from baseline for the LAR between IMA-026 and placebo [ Time Frame: 11 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Treatment comparison of the hour 3 and hour 7 FEV1 AUC for the LAR; various comparisons of the methacholine PC20 [ Time Frame: 11 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Healthy men and women 18 to 60 yrs with mild allergic asthma
  2. only asthma med is short-acting bronchodilator used not more than twice weekly
  3. FEV1 greater than 70% predicted and a demonstrated baseline late response to allergen induction

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Upper respiratory infection or asthma exacerbation with 4 weeks of screening
  2. Serious infection requiring parenteral antibiotics or hospitalization with 4 weeks of test article administration
  3. Positive radiographic findings indicative of respiratory disease other than asthma

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00725582

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
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Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Wyeth (Registry Contact: Clinical Trial Registry Specialist), Wyeth Identifier: NCT00725582    
Other Study ID Numbers: 3192K1-1002
First Posted: July 30, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 2, 2009
Last Verified: June 2009
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Bronchial Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Lung Diseases, Obstructive
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases