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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2006-006449-14
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:MedAff-BTX-0616
    National Competent Authority:Germany - BfArM
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Completed
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2007-08-14
    Trial results View results
    Index
    A. PROTOCOL INFORMATION
    B. SPONSOR INFORMATION
    C. APPLICANT IDENTIFICATION
    D. IMP IDENTIFICATION
    D.8 INFORMATION ON PLACEBO
    E. GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE TRIAL
    F. POPULATION OF TRIAL SUBJECTS
    G. INVESTIGATOR NETWORKS TO BE INVOLVED IN THE TRIAL
    N. REVIEW BY THE COMPETENT AUTHORITY OR ETHICS COMMITTEE IN THE COUNTRY CONCERNED
    P. END OF TRIAL
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    A. Protocol Information
    A.1Member State ConcernedGermany - BfArM
    A.2EudraCT number2006-006449-14
    A.3Full title of the trial
    Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled, Parallel Comparison of Efficacy and Safety of Fixed Doses of Two Formulations of Botulinum Toxin Type A in the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Cervical Dystonia (BOTOX® 200 Units and Dysport® 750 Units)
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberMedAff-BTX-0616
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan Information not present in EudraCT
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorAllergan Inc.
    B.1.3.4CountryUnited States
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorCommercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing support
    B.4.2Country
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisation
    B.5.2Functional name of contact point
    D. IMP Identification
    D.IMP: 1
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleTest
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name BOTOX®
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderPham-Allergan GmbH
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationGermany
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community Information not present in EudraCT
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for injection*
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product Yes
    D.3.11.13.1Other medicinal product typeBotulinum Toxin Type A
    D.IMP: 2
    D.1.2 and D.1.3IMP RoleComparator
    D.2 Status of the IMP to be used in the clinical trial
    D.2.1IMP to be used in the trial has a marketing authorisation Yes
    D.2.1.1.1Trade name Dysport®
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderIpsen
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community Information not present in EudraCT
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for injection*
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMP
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    The IMP is a:
    D.3.11.3Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product No
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product No
    D.3.11.3.3Tissue Engineered Product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.5Radiopharmaceutical medicinal product No
    D.3.11.6Immunological medicinal product (such as vaccine, allergen, immune serum) No
    D.3.11.7Plasma derived medicinal product No
    D.3.11.8Extractive medicinal product No
    D.3.11.9Recombinant medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.10Medicinal product containing genetically modified organisms No
    D.3.11.11Herbal medicinal product No
    D.3.11.12Homeopathic medicinal product No
    D.3.11.13Another type of medicinal product Yes
    D.3.11.13.1Other medicinal product typeBotulinum Toxin Type A
    D.8 Information on Placebo
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    Moderate to Severe Cervical Dystonia
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    The objectives of this study are to evaluate the safety and efficacy of fixed dosages of BOTOX® or Dysport® in the treatment of idiopathic cervical dystonia in subjects who have been previously treated successfully with equivalent doses of BOTOX®.
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Subjects with idiopathic cervical dystonia of the predominantly rotational form (i.e., spasmodic torticollis) of minimum duration eighteen (18) months.
    2. Moderate-to-severe symptoms as defined by a minimum Toronto Western Spasmodic Torticollis Scale (TWSTRS) severity scale score of 15, with a rotation score >2 and a duration factor >2.
    3. Subjects have received successful treatment as determined clinically by both the investigator and patient with 180 – 220 U BOTOX® in each of the last two (2) treatment sessions.
    4. Cervical dystonia symptom severity is considered predictable and successfully responsive to BOTOX® treatment.
    5. The most recent treatment with BOTOX® occurred on a date at least 16 weeks prior to study entry, and the subject has received two (2) treatment sessions within the prior 40 weeks with a good clinical response.
    6. Outpatient, male or female subjects, of any race, age 18 and older.
    7. Screening laboratory values either within the reference ranges as defined by the laboratory or in the investigator’s opinion out of range test results that are not clinically significant.
    8. Negative urine pregnancy test on the day of treatment prior to the administration of study medication (for female subjects of childbearing potential).
    9. Written informed consent has been obtained.
    10. Written Authorization for Use and Release of Health and Research Study Information (as applicable) has been obtained.
    11. Written Data Protection Consent (European and Indian sites only) has been obtained.
    12. Written documentation has been obtained in accordance with the relevant country and local privacy requirements, where applicable.
    13. Ability to follow study instructions and likely to complete all required visits.
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Symptomatic or non-idiopathic cervical dystonia.
    2. Current or previous surgery, peripheral denervation, and/or spinal cord stimulation for the management of cervical dystonia.
    3. Previous injections of phenol or alcohol for cervical dystonia.
    4. History or evidence of secondary non-response to botulinum toxin type A therapy.
    5. Presence of significant anterocollis, retrocollis, or head shift as the principal component of cervical dystonia.
    6. Profound atrophy of the muscles in the target area(s) of injection.
    7. Infection or skin problem at the anticipated injection site.
    8. Myasthenia Gravis, Eaton-Lambert Syndrome, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or any other disease that might interfere with neuromuscular function.
    9. Current anticoagulant therapy.
    10. Failure to meet prohibited/restricted concomitant medication criteria:
    11. Subjects planning inpatient surgery or other elective hospitalization during the study period.
    12. Females who are pregnant, nursing, or planning a pregnancy (positive urine pregnancy test).
    13. Females of childbearing potential, not using a reliable means of contraception.
    14. Any uncontrolled systemic disease.
    15. History of treatment with botulinum toxin type A of any brand other than BOTOX® within the past two (2) years.
    16. History of treatment with botulinum toxin type B within the past two (2) years.
    17. Allergy or sensitivity to any component of the study medication.
    18. Recent history of alcohol or drug abuse (as defined by DSM IV criteria).
    19. History of poor cooperation, non-compliance with medical treatment, or unreliability.
    20. Subjects currently participating in another investigational drug study or who have participated in an investigational drug study within 30 days of the Baseline Visit.
    21. Any condition or situation which, in the investigator’s opinion, places the patient at significant risk, could confound the study results, or may interfere significantly with the patient’s participation in the study.
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    The primary outcome variable will be the incidence and severity of the adverse event of dysphagia, evaluated using ratings from a structured questionnaire and from a Dysphagia Interview.
    E.6 and E.7 Scope of the trial
    E.6Scope of the trial
    E.6.1Diagnosis No
    E.6.2Prophylaxis No
    E.6.3Therapy No
    E.6.4Safety Yes
    E.6.5Efficacy Yes
    E.6.6Pharmacokinetic No
    E.6.7Pharmacodynamic No
    E.6.8Bioequivalence No
    E.6.9Dose response No
    E.6.10Pharmacogenetic No
    E.6.11Pharmacogenomic No
    E.6.12Pharmacoeconomic No
    E.6.13Others No
    E.7Trial type and phase
    E.7.1Human pharmacology (Phase I) No
    E.7.1.1First administration to humans No
    E.7.1.2Bioequivalence study No
    E.7.1.3Other No
    E.7.1.3.1Other trial type description
    E.7.2Therapeutic exploratory (Phase II) No
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) No
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) Yes
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled Yes
    E.8.1.1Randomised Yes
    E.8.1.2Open No
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind Yes
    E.8.1.5Parallel group Yes
    E.8.1.6Cross over No
    E.8.1.7Other No
    E.8.2 Comparator of controlled trial
    E.8.2.1Other medicinal product(s) Yes
    E.8.2.2Placebo No
    E.8.2.3Other No
    E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned No
    E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned Yes
    E.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned6
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
    E.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA14
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA Yes
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.6.3If E.8.6.1 or E.8.6.2 are Yes, specify the regions in which trial sites are planned
    E.8.7Trial has a data monitoring committee Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.8 Definition of the end of the trial and justification where it is not the last visit of the last subject undergoing the trial
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months11
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years1
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months1
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    F.1.1.1In Utero No
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) No
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) No
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) No
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) No
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) No
    F.1.2Adults (18-64 years) Yes
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.2 Gender
    F.2.1Female Yes
    F.2.2Male Yes
    F.3 Group of trial subjects
    F.3.1Healthy volunteers No
    F.3.2Patients Yes
    F.3.3Specific vulnerable populations Yes
    F.3.3.1Women of childbearing potential not using contraception No
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception Yes
    F.3.3.3Pregnant women No
    F.3.3.4Nursing women No
    F.3.3.5Emergency situation No
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 103
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 160
    G. Investigator Networks to be involved in the Trial
    N. Review by the Competent Authority or Ethics Committee in the country concerned
    N.Competent Authority Decision Authorised
    N.Date of Competent Authority Decision2007-06-01
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2008-06-20
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
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