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Epoprostenol for Injection in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (Epitome2ext)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01470144
First Posted: November 11, 2011
Last Update Posted: June 26, 2017
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Collaborators:
Chiltern International Ltd.
Effi-stat
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Actelion
  Purpose
This is an open-label, nonrandomized extension to study AC-066A301. The study will assess safety and tolerability of ACT-385781A while providing a means for continuing treatment after ending participation in study AC-066A301.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Drug: Epoprostenol Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label Extension of Study AC-066A301 Investigating the Safety and Tolerability of ACT-385781A in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)

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Further study details as provided by Actelion:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Treatment-emergent Adverse Events [ Time Frame: On average 2.72 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Exposure Duration [ Time Frame: On average 2.72 years ]
    Duration of exposure to EFI


Enrollment: 41
Actual Study Start Date: June 1, 2011
Study Completion Date: July 1, 2015
Primary Completion Date: June 1, 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Treatment
Single arm, open-label
Drug: Epoprostenol
Administered by continuous intravenous infusion via a central venous catheter; using an ambulatory infusion pump. The dose and infusion rate of EFI may be adjusted throughout the study in order to balance tolerability and maximum clinical benefit

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Signed informed consent prior to initiation of any study-mandated procedure
  2. Patients who completed participation in study AC-066A301
  3. Patients who have not obtained access for commercial EFI at the time of ending participation in study AC-066A301

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients who prematurely discontinued study drug in study AC-066A301
  2. Patients for whom continued treatment with EFI is no longer considered appropriate
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01470144


Locations
Belgium
UZ Gasthuisberg
Leuven, Belgium, 3000
Canada, Ontario
University of Toronto
Toronoto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 2N2
Canada, Quebec
Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital
Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3T 1E2
France
CHU Caen
Caen, France
Hôpital Kremlin Bicêtre
Paris, France
Italy
Ospedale Sant'Orsola
Bologna, Italy, 40438
Netherlands
VUMC
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Spain
Hospital 12 de Octubre
Madrid, Spain
Sponsors and Collaborators
Actelion
Chiltern International Ltd.
Effi-stat
  More Information

Responsible Party: Actelion
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01470144     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AC-066A302
First Submitted: October 28, 2011
First Posted: November 11, 2011
Results First Submitted: October 18, 2016
Results First Posted: December 9, 2016
Last Update Posted: June 26, 2017
Last Verified: June 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Familial Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Hypertension, Pulmonary
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases