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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2008-003566-26
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:OXN4501
    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:2008-09-24
    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 number2008-003566-26
    A.3Full title of the trial
    An exploratory, randomised, parallel-group, open-label, multicentre study to assess the post-operative management of moderate to severe pain in patients who underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy, receiving oxycodone hydrochloride i.v. within 12 - 24 hours after surgery at first and then oxycodone / naloxone prolonged release tablets compared to patients receiving piritramide infusions.
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberOXN4501
    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 SponsorMundipharma GmbH
    B.1.3.4CountryGermany
    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 Targin 10/5mg retard tablets
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderMundipharma 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 No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPOral use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNOxycodone/naloxone
    D.3.9.1CAS number CAS 76-42-6
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number10/5
    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 No
    D.IMP: 2
    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 Oxygesic inject
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderMundipharma 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 No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Injection*
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntravenous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNOxycodonehydrochloride
    D.3.9.1CAS number CAS 76-42-6
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg/ml milligram(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number10
    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 No
    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 Dipidolor
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderJanssen-Cilag 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 No
    D.2.5.1Orphan drug designation number
    D.3 Description of the IMP
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Injection*
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPIntravenous use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNPiritramid
    D.3.9.1CAS number CAS 302-41-0
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg/ml milligram(s)/millilitre
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number7,5
    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 No
    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
    post-operative management of moderate to severe pain in patients who underwent laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 9.1
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10054711
    E.1.2Term Postoperative pain
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    The primary objectives of this trial is to demonstrate non-inferiority of oxycodone/naloxone prolonged release tablets (OXN) compared to piritramide infusions with respect to post operative pain intensity 3 hours after administering first oral or intravenous medication on day 1 post surgery (V2).

    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    Secondary objectives of the study are:
    • To assess the differences between treatment groups in:
    – pain duration after surgery
    – efficacy variables (pain control, bowel function)
    • to assess the tolerability and safety of oxycodone/naloxone prolonged release tablets (OXN) as compared with piritramide infusions
    •to evaluate health economic aspects
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Male or female patients at least 18 years or older.

    2. Females of child-bearing age and females less than one year post-menopausal must have a negative serum pregnancy test recorded in the Screening Phase prior to the first dose of study medication, be non-lactating, and willing to use adequate and highly effective methods of contraception throughout the study (highly effective methods of birth control are defined as those which result in a low failure rate (i.e. less than 1% per year) when used consistently and correctly such as sterilization, implants, injectables, combined oral contraceptives, some hormonal intrauterine device, sexual abstinence or vasectomised partner).

    3.Patients designated for laparoscopic cholecystectomy and suffering postoperatively from moderate to severe pain or from continuously increasing pain consecutively leading to moderate to severe pain. The Investigator expects that the pain will continue for a minimum of 2 days. Patients are eligible for randomization if one of the following criteria is met:
    a)Patient actively reports that she/he suffers from moderate to severe pain and rates a pain on a NRS ≥ 4.
    b)Patient actively reports that she/he suffers from an increasing pain and the Investigator expects that this pain will lead to moderate to severe pain and requires a treatment with a WHO step III opioid.
    c)If not actively reporting, the responsive patient will be asked in the recovery area to rate the current pain on the NRS. If the pain is rated with NRS ≥ 4, the patient will be randomized. If the pain is rated with NRS < 4, the patient will be asked whether she/he suffers from an increasing pain which is expected by the Investigator to lead to moderate to severe pain and to require a treatment with a WHO step III opioid.

    4. Patients willing and able to participate in all aspects of the study, including use of oral or intravenous infusion medication, completion of patients’ evaluations (questionnaires), attending scheduled clinic visits and completion of all examinations, completion of telephone follow-up contact, and compliance with protocol requirements as evidenced by providing written, informed consent.

    5. Patients willing to stop their laxative intake prior to study participation.
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Females who are pregnant (positive beta-hCG test), lactating or not willing to accept effective methods of contraception.

    2. Patients with any history of hypersensitivity to oxycodone, naloxone, piritramide, bisacodyl and further ingredients of the study medications.

    3. Patients with any contraindication to oxycodone, naloxone, piritramide, bisacodyl and further ingredients of the study medications.

    4. Patients with any consuming disease.

    5. Patients presently taking or having taken Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors  14 days prior to the start of the Screening Period.

    6. Patients with rare hereditary problems of galactose intolerance, lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption.

    7. Patients with evidence of impaired liver and kidney function upon entry into the study defined as aspartate aminotransferase (ASAT; SGOT), alanine aminotransferase (ALAT; SGPT), or alkaline phosphatase levels > 3 times the upper limit of normal; gamma glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT)  5 times the upper limit of normal; total bilirubin level outside of the reference range; and/or creatinine level outside of the reference range or > 2 mg/dL, or in the Investigator´s opinion, liver and/or kidney impairment to the extent that the patient should not participate in this study.

    8. Patients with evidence of significant structural abnormalities of the gastrointestinal tract or any diseases/conditions that affect bowel transit.

    9. Patients with evidence of any clinically unstable disease following the Investigator’s review of the medical history, physical examination and clinical laboratory tests, with the exception of those parameters which are resulting from the underlying basic disease, that would place the patient at risk upon exposure to the study medications or that may confound the analysis and/or interpretation of the study results.

    10. Patients with an active alcohol or drug abuse and/or history of opioid abuse.

    11. Patients receiving opioid substitution therapy for opioid addiction (e.g., methadone or buprenorphine).

    12. Patients who participated in a clinical research study involving a new chemical entity or an experimental drug within 30 days of study entry (defined as the start of the Screening Period).

    13. Patients who are committed by authorities or jurisdictionally to an institution according to the German Medicines Act (AMG) para 40 clause 1 p. 3 no. 4.
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Pain intensity (NRS) 3 h after first study medication intake.
    Pain intensity will be assessed using a 0 to 10 numeric rating scale (NRS, see Appendix 12.10. CTP). Study staff will ask the patients 3 hours after first study medication intake on day 1 post-OP (Visit 2) and record subject’s pain intensity in the CRF.
    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 Yes
    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 Yes
    E.6.13Others Information not present in EudraCT
    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 Yes
    E.8.1.6Cross over No
    E.8.1.7Other Yes
    E.8.1.7.1Other trial design description
    exploratory
    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 concerned30
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States No
    E.8.6 Trial involving sites outside the EEA
    E.8.6.1Trial being conducted both within and outside the EEA No
    E.8.6.2Trial being conducted completely outside of the EEA Information not present in EudraCT
    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
    End of trial is last subject last visit plus 7 days follow up to collect safety data for all ongoing AEs and new SAEs.
    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 months6
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days0
    F. Population of Trial Subjects
    F.1 Age Range
    F.1.1Trial has subjects under 18 No
    F.1.1.1In Utero Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.2Preterm newborn infants (up to gestational age < 37 weeks) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.3Newborns (0-27 days) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.4Infants and toddlers (28 days-23 months) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.5Children (2-11years) Information not present in EudraCT
    F.1.1.6Adolescents (12-17 years) Information not present in EudraCT
    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 2008-09-24. Yes
    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 Yes
    F.3.3.6Subjects incapable of giving consent personally No
    F.3.3.7Others Information not present in EudraCT
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state170
    F.5 Plans for treatment or care after the subject has ended the participation in the trial (if it is different from the expected normal treatment of that condition)
    After trial participation patients pain will be treated according to the judgement of the investigator and/or the general practioner.
    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 Decision2008-10-21
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2009-02-27
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2009-03-13
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