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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2008-006409-18
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:9463-EC-0002
    National Competent Authority:Austria - BASG
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Completed
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2010-01-19
    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 ConcernedAustria - BASG
    A.2EudraCT number2008-006409-18
    A.3Full title of the trial
    An Exploratory Study to Compare the Efficacy and Safety of Micafungin as a Pre-emptive Treatment of Invasive Candidiasis versus Placebo in High Risk Surgical Subjects - A Multicentre, Randomized, Double-Blind Study
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    INTENSE
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code number9463-EC-0002
    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 SponsorAstellas Pharma Europe Ltd.
    B.1.3.4CountryUnited Kingdom
    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 Mycamine
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderAstellas Pharma Europe BV
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationEuropean Union
    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.3.1Product nameMicafungin
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Powder for solution for infusion
    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 INNMICAFUNGIN
    D.3.9.1CAS number 235114-32-6
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codeFK463
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    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 No
    D.8 Information on Placebo
    D.8 Placebo: 1
    D.8.1Is a Placebo used in this Trial?Yes
    D.8.3Pharmaceutical form of the placeboIntravenous infusion
    D.8.4Route of administration of the placeboIntravenous use
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    Invasive Candidiasis
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 12.1
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10007152
    E.1.2Term Candidiasis
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 12.1
    E.1.2Level LLT
    E.1.2Classification code 10007162
    E.1.2Term Candidiasis of the intestine
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    assess the incidence of invasive candidiasis at EOT
    assess the time to invasive candidiasis at EOT
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    To assess the incidence and time to confirmation of the composite endpoint at EOT visit (defined as IFI and/or administration of alternative anti-fungal therapy).
    To assess the emergence or persistence of fungal colonization at EOT.
    To assess the level of organ dysfunction:
    Change in sequential organ failure assessment (SOFA) score over time,
    Need for re-intubation,
    Need for renal support,
    Need for vasopressor support,
    To assess the requirement for additional abdominal surgery/intervention.
    To investigate:
    All-cause mortality at 28 days and 90 days after end of study drug treatment;
    Organ failure-free days from Day 1 until 28 days after end of study drug treatment;
    Fungal-free survival up to 28 days after end of study drug treatment;
    ICU-free days from Day 1 until 28 days after end of study drug treatment
    To assess resource use and health-related quality of life at the End of Study (EOS) visit.
    To assess the safety of micafungin when used as pre-emptive treatment.
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1.≥ 18 years of age.
    2.Intra-abdominal infection requiring surgery and ICU stay.
    3.If CAI, duration of ICU stay of ≥ 72 hrs (but not more than 120 hours), counted from the end of surgery, and a further expected duration of ICU stay of ≥ 48 hours or more.
    4.If NAI, duration of ICU stay of ≤ 48 hrs, counted from the end of surgery, and a further expected duration of ICU stay of ≥ 48 hours or more.
    5.Female subject of childbearing potential must have a negative urine or serum pregnancy test prior to randomization and must agree to maintain highly effective birth control during the study. contraceptives, some IUDs, sexual abstinence or vasectomised partner.
    6.The subject has been fully informed and has given written informed consent to participate in the study.
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    1. Acute pancreatitis.
    2. Neutropenia (ANC < 1,000/mm3) at the time of randomization.
    3. Infected intra-peritoneal dialysis.
    4. Patients undergoing solid organ transplantation.
    5. Documented invasive candidiasis at the time of randomization.
    6. Expected survival < 48 hours.
    7. Any systemically active anti-fungal administered within 14 days prior to administration of the study drug.
    8. Allergy, hypersensitivity, or any serious reaction to an echinocandin anti-fungal or any of the study drug excipients.
    9. Currently receiving and/or has taken an investigational drug within 28 days prior to randomization..
    10. Pregnant woman or breast-feeding mother.
    11. ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ order.
    12. The subject, in the opinion of the investigator, may find it difficult to adhere to the provisions of treatment and observation specified in the protocol.
    13. The subject has any clinical condition, diagnosis, symptomatology or ongoing investigation, which, in the opinion of the Investigator, contraindicates their participation in this study.
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Incidence of invasive fungal infection
    Time to invasive fungal infection
    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 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) Yes
    E.7.3Therapeutic confirmatory (Phase III) No
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) No
    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) No
    E.8.2.2Placebo Yes
    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 concerned4
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
    E.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA40
    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 Yes
    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
    The long term follow up visit of the last subject undergoing the trial is considered the end of the trial - see protocol.
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years2
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months0
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years2
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial days0
    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 Yes
    F.3.3.6.1Details of subjects incapable of giving consent
    Subjects may have just received surgery and therefore under sedation and may be unable to give consent personally.
    F.3.3.7Others No
    F.4 Planned number of subjects to be included
    F.4.1In the member state40
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 200
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 250
    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 Decision2010-02-09
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2010-02-09
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2012-08-23
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