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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2007-003579-38
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:APIDR_C_02083
    National Competent Authority:Italy - Italian Medicines Agency
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Completed
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2008-07-01
    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 ConcernedItaly - Italian Medicines Agency
    A.2EudraCT number2007-003579-38
    A.3Full title of the trial
    Effect of insulin glulisine compared to insulin aspart and insulin lispro when administered by Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion (CSII) on specific pump parameters in patient with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    ND
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberAPIDR_C_02083
    A.5.1ISRCTN (International Standard Randomised Controlled Trial) NumberND
    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 SponsorSANOFI AVENTIS GROUPE
    B.1.3.4CountryFrance
    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 APIDRA
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderSANOFI-AVENTIS SpA
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationItaly
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPSubcutaneous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNInsulin glulisine
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U/ml unit(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number100
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin Yes
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    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 typeNon Applicabile
    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 NovoRapid
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderNovo Nordisk A/S
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationNetherlands
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPSubcutaneous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNInsulin aspart
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U/ml unit(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number100
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin Yes
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    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 typeNon Applicabile
    D.IMP: 3
    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 Humalog®
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderEli Lilly Nederland B.V.
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationNetherlands
    D.2.5The IMP has been designated in this indication as an orphan drug in the Community No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Solution for injection
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPSubcutaneous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNInsulin lispro
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit U/ml unit(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number100
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin Yes
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) No
    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 typeNon Applicabile
    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
    Type I Diabetes Mellitus
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 9.1
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10012601
    E.1.2Term Diabetes mellitus
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To assess the superiority of insulin glulisine over insulin aspart and insulin lispro administered by external pump in term of unexplained hyperglycemia and/or infusion set occlusion. For the purpose of the study, the infusion set will always be referred to as the catheter and the cannula.
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    Main secondary objectives are to compare insulin glulisine, insulin aspart and insulin lispro on: Unexplained hyperglycemia Infusion set occlusion HbA1c, hypoglycemic episodes, 7-point blood glucose profiles, episodes of ketosis and ketoacidosis Insulin doses (total, basal, bolus) Time to change the infusion set. The infusion set and the reservoir will always be replaced at the same time, either on a routine basis or when occlusion occurs or is suspected Site infection, site inflammation / erythema, pruritis and isolated pain at injection site Overall safety: incidence of adverse events Change in body weight
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Men or women, aged from 18 to 75 years inclusive 2. Type 1 diabetic subjects 3. Treated with insulin for at least 2 years and by CSII for at least 6 months 4. Using the same insulin (insulin glulisine, insulin aspart or insulin lispro) in CSII for at least 3 months with the same external pump compatible with the 3 short acting insulin analogues used in the study 5. Using the same type of infusion set (catheter and cannula) for at least 3 months 6. Performing at least 3 blood glucose controls per day 7. HbA1c < 8.5% 8. Body mass index (BMI) < 35 kg/m2 9. Ability and willingness to perform blood glucose and ketone monitoring using the Sponsor-provided combined glucose and ketone meter and patient diary at home 10. Written informed consent obtained prior to enrolment in the study
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Diabetes other than Type 1 2. Total daily dose of insulin greater than 90 U/day 3. Using an insulin pump requiring pre-filled cartridges 4. History of infection at infusion site requiring a drainage in the last 3 months 5. History of severe episodes of ketosis requiring hospitalization in the last 6 months 6. Active proliferative retinopathy, as defined by a photocoagulation or vitrectomy occurrence in the 6 months prior to visit 1, or any other unstable (rapidly progressing) retinopathy that may require photocoagulation or surgical treatment during the study. An ophtalmoscopic examination should have been performed in the 2 years prior to study entry 7. Pregnancy (women of childbearing potential must have a negative pregnancy test at study entry and a medically approved contraception method) or breastfeeding 8. Treatment with systemic corticosteroids or medication known to influence insulin sensitivity in the 3 months prior to visit 1 9. Treatment with antidiabetic drug other than insulin in the 3 months prior to visit 1 10. Likelihood of requiring treatments during the study which are not permitted 11. Treatment with an investigational product in the 30 days prior to visit 1 12. History of sensitivity to the study drugs or to drugs with a similar chemical structure 13. Presence of any condition (medical, including clinically significant abnormal laboratory test, psychological, social or geographical) actual or anticipated that the Investigator feels would compromise the patient safety or limit his/her successful participation in the study 14. Night shift workers 15. Impaired renal function as shown by serum creatinine &#8805; 1.5 mg/dL (133 &#956;mol/L) or &#8805; 1.4 mg/dL (124 &#956;mol/L) in men and women, respectively 16. Impaired hepatic function as shown by Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) and/or Aspart aminotransferase (AST) greater than three times the upper limit of normal range) 17. Alcohol or drug abuse in the last year 18. Mental condition rendering the patient unable to understand the nature, scope and possible consequences of the study 19. Patient unlikely to comply with the protocol, e.g. uncooperative attitude, inability to return for follow-up visits and unlikehood of completing the study 20. Patient is the Investigator or any sub-Investigator, research assistant, study coordinator, other staff or relative thereof directly involved in the conduct of the protocol
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Data collected for the assessment of primary and main secondary endpoints - All across the study Episodes of unexplained hyperglycemia, i.e. Plasma Glucose (PG) above 300 mg/dL (16.7 mmol/L) with no apparent medical or dietary reason, inappropriate insulin dose or pump failure Episodes of infusion set occlusion. Signs of occlusion can be: o Pump occlusion alarm o Patient observation of occlusion Time to change the infusion set and reservoir Abscess (local infection requiring drainage), site infection requiring local and/or general antibiotherapy, site inflammation /erythema (no local and/or general antibiotherapy required), pruritis or isolated pain at injection site Episodes of ketosis and diabetes ketoacidosis (DKA), as defined by an elevated ketone value in the blood (fingertip) associated with hyperglycemia (PG above 300 mg/dL [16.7 mmol/L]) Hypoglycemia (symptomatic diurnal and nocturnal, severe, asymptomatic). Safety data: adverse events, vital signs - At specific time points Laboratory Fasting Plasma Glucose (FPG) and HbA1c at week 0, week 13, week 26 and week 39 Self-monitored blood glucose values at 7 time points: immediately before and 2 hours after the start of breakfast, lunch and dinner, and at 3:00 AM. This will be performed at 2 consecutive days in the week before visit 2 and in the week before the end of each treatment period Insulin doses: total daily basal dose (basal rates), bolus doses and time of the bolus will be recorded during the last 2 days of the dose adjustment phases, and at the time of the blood glucose profiles (7 points). Body weight: at week 0, week 13, week 26 and week 39
    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 Yes
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind No
    E.8.1.5Parallel group No
    E.8.1.6Cross over Yes
    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 concerned3
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
    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 No
    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 years0
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months12
    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 months2
    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 For clinical trials recorded in the database before the 10th March 2011 this question read: "Women of childbearing potential" and did not include the words "not using contraception". An answer of yes could have included women of child bearing potential whether or not they would be using contraception. The answer should therefore be understood in that context. This trial was recorded in the database on 2008-07-01. Yes
    F.3.3.2Women of child-bearing potential using contraception Information not present in EudraCT
    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 state30
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 194
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 270
    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 Decision2008-05-09
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2008-01-21
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2009-06-15
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