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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2010-018320-10
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:AC-066A302
    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:2012-03-01
    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 number2010-018320-10
    A.3Full title of the trial
    Estensione in aperto dello studio AC-066A301 per valutare la sicurezza e la tollerabilita' dell’ACT-385781A nei pazienti affetti da ipertensione arteriosa polmonare (IAP)
    An open-label extension of study AC-066A301 investigating the safety and tolerability of ACT-385781A in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    An extension of study AC-066A301 to investigate safety and tolerability
    of the study medication (epoprostenol for injection)
    Estensione dello studio AC-066A301 per valutare la sicurezza e la tollerabilita' del farmco in studio(epoprostenolo per iniezione)
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    EPITOME-2 Extension
    EPITOME-2 Extension
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberAC-066A302
    A.7Trial is part of a Paediatric Investigation Plan No
    A.8EMA Decision number of Paediatric Investigation Plan
    B. Sponsor Information
    B.Sponsor: 1
    B.1.1Name of SponsorActelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    B.1.3.4CountrySwitzerland
    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 supportACTELION Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    B.4.2CountrySwitzerland
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationACTELION Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointGlobal Medical Information
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressGewerbestrasse 16
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityAllschwil
    B.5.3.3Post code4123
    B.5.3.4CountrySwitzerland
    B.5.4Telephone number+41 61 565 67 90
    B.5.5Fax number+41 61 565 64 10
    B.5.6E-mailmedinfo_ch@actelion.com
    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 Epoprostenolo per iniezione
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderActelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationUnited States
    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 Powder for solution for infusion
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNEPOPROSTENOL SODIUM
    D.3.9.1CAS number 61849-14-7
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codeNA
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameNA
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB01918MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number1.5
    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) No
    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 No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    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 No
    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 Epoprostenolo per iniezione
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderActelion Pharmaceutical Ltd
    D.2.1.2Country which granted the Marketing AuthorisationUnited States
    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 Powder for solution for infusion
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNEPOPROSTENOL SODIUM
    D.3.9.1CAS number 61849-14-7
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB01918MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number.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) No
    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 No
    D.3.11.3.4Combination ATIMP (i.e. one involving a medical device) No
    D.3.11.3.5Committee on Advanced therapies (CAT) has issued a classification for this product No
    D.3.11.4Combination product that includes a device, but does not involve an Advanced Therapy No
    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 No
    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
    Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
    Ipertensione polmonare arteriosa
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension is a condition in which the pressure in the blood vessels going to the lungs (the pulmonary arteries) is higher than normal
    Ipertensione polmonare arteriosa è una condizione in cui la pressione nei vasi sanguigni che vanno ai polmoni (arterie polmonari) è più alta del normale
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Cardiovascular Diseases [C14]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 14.1
    E.1.2Level PT
    E.1.2Classification code 10064911
    E.1.2Term Pulmonary arterial hypertension
    E.1.2System Organ Class 10038738 - Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease Yes
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To assess safety and tolerability of Epoprostenol for injection in patients with PAH
    Valutare la sicurezza e la tollerabilità dell’epoprostenolo iniettabile nei pazienti affetti da IAP
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    NA
    NA
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal 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 (i.e. reimbursement) to commercial EFI at the time of ending participation in study AC-066A301
    1. Firma del consenso informato prima dell’inizio delle procedure previste dallo studio 2. Pazienti che hanno completato la partecipazione allo studio AC 066A301 3. Pazienti che al termine della partecipazione allo studio AC-066A301 non hanno avuto accesso (cioè non hanno ottenuto il rimborso) all’epoprostenolo iniettabile disponibile in commercio
    E.4Principal 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 3. Patients with a clinical deterioration in study AC 066A301 defined by a decrease in Cardiac Index below 2.5 L/min/m2
    1. Pazienti che hanno interrotto anticipatamente l’assunzione del farmaco in studio nello studio AC-066A301 2. Pazienti nei quali non si ritiene più opportuno continuare il trattamento con epoprostenolo iniettabile 3. Pazienti con peggioramento clinico nello studio AC 066A301 definito come una diminuzione dell’indice cardiaco al di sotto di a 2.5 L/min/m2
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    Tolerability / Safety endpoints: • Treatment-emergent adverse events (AEs) up to 24 hours post-EOT • Adverse events leading to premature discontinuation of study drug • Treatment-emergent serious AEs (SAEs) up to 30 days post-EOT
    Tollerabilità / Sicurezza: • Eventi avversi (AE) provocati dal trattamento fino a 24 ore post-EOT • Eventi avversi che provocano l’interruzione anticipata dell’assunzione del farmaco in studio • AE seri (SAE) provocati dal trattamento fino a 30 giorni post-EOT
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    - Monthly phone call during the study - End-of-Study Treatment (EOT) visit - 24 hours following EOT (phone call) - 30 days following EOT (phone call)
    - Telefonate mensili durante lo studio - Visita di fine trattamento (EOT) - 24 ore dopo la EOT (telefonata) - 30 giorni dopo la EOT (telefonata)
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    NA
    NA
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    NA
    NA
    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 No
    E.6.13Others Yes
    E.6.13.1Other scope of the trial description
    Tolerability, explaratory study phase 3b
    Studio esplorativo di fase 3 b per la tollerabilità
    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) Yes
    E.7.4Therapeutic use (Phase IV) No
    E.8 Design of the trial
    E.8.1Controlled No
    E.8.1.1Randomised No
    E.8.1.2Open No
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind No
    E.8.1.5Parallel group No
    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) Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2.2Placebo Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2.3Other Information not present in EudraCT
    E.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial1
    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 No
    E.8.4.1Number of sites anticipated in Member State concerned1
    E.8.5The trial involves multiple Member States Yes
    E.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA6
    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 No
    E.8.6.3If E.8.6.1 or E.8.6.2 are Yes, specify the regions in which trial sites are planned
    Canada
    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
    LPLV
    LVLS
    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 months18
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned days0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial years0
    E.8.9.2In all countries concerned by the trial months18
    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.1.1Number of subjects for this age range: 0
    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.1.2.1Number of subjects for this age range: 40
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) No
    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 state4
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 30
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 40
    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)
    NA
    NA
    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 Decision2011-11-04
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2011-10-11
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusCompleted
    P.Date of the global end of the trial2015-06-15
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