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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2017-003978-13
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:M16-852
    National Competent Authority:Italy - Italian Medicines Agency
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Ongoing
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2020-10-07
    Trial 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 number2017-003978-13
    A.3Full title of the trial
    A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Upadacitinib in Subjects with Giant Cell Arteritis
    Studio Multicentrico, Randomizzato, in Doppio Cieco, Controllato verso Placebo per Valutare la Sicurezza e l’Efficacia di Upadacitinib in Soggetti affetti da Arterite a Cellule Giganti
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    A safety and efficacy study of ABT-494 in subjects with Giant Cell Arteritis.
    Studio per valutare la sicurezza e l’efficacia di ABT-494 in soggetti affetti da Arterite a Cellule Giganti
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    na
    na
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberM16-852
    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 SponsorABBVIE DEUTSCHLAND GMBH & CO. KG
    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 supportAbbVie Inc.
    B.4.2CountryUnited States
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationAbbVie Ltd
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointEU Clinical Trials Helpdesk
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressAbbVie House, Vanwall Business Park, Vanwall Road
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityMaidenhead, Berkshire
    B.5.3.3Post codeSL6 4UB
    B.5.3.4CountryUnited Kingdom
    B.5.4Telephone number+441628561090
    B.5.5Fax number+441628461153
    B.5.6E-maileu-clinical-trials@abbvie.com
    D. IMP Identification
    D.IMP: 1
    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 Prednisolon 1 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Capsule, hard
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number1
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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 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 Prednisolon 1 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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 namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Capsule, hard
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number2
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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: 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 Prednisolon 5 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number2
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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: 4
    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 Prednisolon 20 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number20
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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: 5
    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 No
    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 nameUpadacitinib
    D.3.2Product code [ABT-494]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Film-coated tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNUpadacitinib
    D.3.9.1CAS number 1310726-60-3
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codeABT-494
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB125895
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number8
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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 Yes
    D.3.11.13.1Other medicinal product typeJanus kinase (Jak) 1 inhibitor
    D.IMP: 6
    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 Prednisolon 10 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    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) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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: 7
    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 Prednisolone 5 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Capsule, hard
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    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) No
    D.3.11.3.1Somatic cell therapy medicinal product Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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: 8
    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 No
    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 nameUpadacitinib
    D.3.2Product code [ABT-494]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Film-coated tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNUpadacitinib
    D.3.9.1CAS number 1310726-60-3
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codeABT-494
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB125895
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number15
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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 Yes
    D.3.11.13.1Other medicinal product typeJanus kinase (Jak) 1 inhibitor
    D.IMP: 9
    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 Prednisolon 5 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Capsule, hard
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number5
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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: 10
    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 Prednisolon 1 mg JENAPHARM
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holdermibe GmbH Arzneimittel
    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.3.1Product namePrednisolone
    D.3.2Product code [na]
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Tablet
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    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 INNPREDNISOLONE
    D.3.9.2Current sponsor codena
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB10018MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number1
    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 Information not present in EudraCT
    D.3.11.3.2Gene therapy medical product Information not present in EudraCT
    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 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
    D.8 Placebo: 1
    D.8.1Is a Placebo used in this Trial?Yes
    D.8.3Pharmaceutical form of the placeboFilm-coated tablet
    D.8.4Route of administration of the placeboOral use
    D.8 Placebo: 2
    D.8.1Is a Placebo used in this Trial?Yes
    D.8.3Pharmaceutical form of the placeboCapsule, hard
    D.8.4Route of administration of the placeboOral use
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    Giant Cell Arteritis
    Arterite a Cellule Giganti
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Giant Cell Arteritis
    Arterite a Cellule Giganti
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Diseases [C] - Immune System Diseases [C20]
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.2 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.2Version 23.1
    E.1.2Level PT
    E.1.2Classification code 10018250
    E.1.2Term Giant cell arteritis
    E.1.2System Organ Class 10047065 - Vascular disorders
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    To evaluate the efficacy of ABT-494 in combination with a corticosteroid taper regimen compared to placebo in combination with a corticosteroid taper regimen, as measured by the proportion of subjects in sustained remission at Week 52, and to assess the safety and tolerability of ABT-494 in subjects with GCA in Period 1.
    Valutare l’efficacia di ABT-494 in combinazione con un regime di riduzione graduale di corticosteroidi rispetto a placebo in combinazione con un regime di riduzione graduale di corticosteroidi, in base alla percentuale di soggetti con remissione sostenuta alla Settimana 52, e valutare la sicurezza e la tollerabilità di ABT-494 in soggetti affetti da ACG nel corso del Periodo 1.
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    To evaluate the safety and efficacy of continuing versus withdrawing ABT-494 in maintaining remission in subjects who achieved remission in Period 1.
    Valutare la sicurezza e l’efficacia della continuazione rispetto all’interruzione di ABT-494 nel mantenere la remissione in soggetti che hanno ottenuto la remissione nell’ambito del Periodo 1
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    1. Diagnosis of GCA according to the following criteria:
    • Adult male or female, at least 50 years of age
    • History of ESR = 50 mm/hour or CRP = 2.45 mg/dL
    • Presence of at least one of the following:
    • Unequivocal cranial symptoms of GCA, OR
    • Unequivocal symptoms of PMR
    • Presence of at least one of the following:
    • Temporal artery biopsy revealing features of GCA, OR
    • Evidence of large vessel vasculitis by angiography or cross-sectional imaging (such as ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging [MRI], computed tomography [CT] or positron emission tomography [PET])
    2. Active GCA, either new onset or relapsing, within 6 weeks of study start.
    3. Has initiated treatment with = 40 mg prednisone (or equivalent) at any time prior to study start and be receiving prednisone (or
    prednisolone) = 20 mg QD at study start.
    4. Has GCA that is clinically stable.
    5. Females must either be postmenopausal or permanently surgically sterile or, practicing at least 1 specified method of birth control through the study.
    1. Diagnosi di ACG in base ai seguenti criteri:
    • Soggetti adulti di ambo i sessi, di età pari o superiore a 50 anni
    • Storia di valori di VES = 50 mm/h oppure di PCR = 2,45 mg/dl
    • Presenza di almeno uno fra i seguenti parametri:
    • Sintomi cranici inequivocabili di ACG, OPPURE
    • Sintomi inequivocabili di polimialgia reumatica (PMR)
    • Presenza di almeno uno fra i seguenti parametri:
    • biopsia dell’arteria temporale che presenta aspetti tipici di ACG, OPPURE
    • riscontri di vasculite dei grandi vasi rilevati all’angiografia oppure mediante metodiche di diagnostica per immagini quali ecografia, risonanza magnetica (RM) tomografia computerizzata (TAC) oppure tomografia a emissione di positroni (PET)
    2. ACG in fase attiva, di nuova insorgenza o recidivante, nelle 6 settimane precedenti l’inizio dello studio.
    3. Soggetti che abbiano iniziato il trattamento con = 40 mg di prednisone (o equivalente) in qualsiasi momento prima dell’inizio dello studio e che siano in trattamento con prednisone (o equivalente) = 20 mg QD all’inizio dello studio.
    4. Soggetto con ACG che è clinicamente stabile
    5. I soggetti di sesso femminile devono essere in stato di post-menopausa oppure essere chirurgicamente sterili in maniera permanente, oppure dovranno fare uso di almeno 1 metodo contraccettivo fra quelli specificati nel corso dell’intero studio
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    Exclusion Criteria:
    1. Prior exposure to any JAK inhibitor
    2. Treatment with an interleukin-6 (IL-6) inhibitor within 4 weeks of study start, or prior treatment with an IL-6 inhibitor and experienced a disease flare during treatment.
    3. Subject must not have received a biologic or non-biologic DMARD within at least five times the mean terminal elimination half-life of the drug.
    4. Current or past history of infection including herpes zoster or herpes simplex, HIV, active Tuberculosis, active or chronic recurring infection, active hepatitis B or C.
    5. Female who is pregnant, breastfeeding, or considering pregnancy during the study
    Criteri di Esclusione:
    1. Esposizione pregressa a qualsiasi inibitore della proteina JAK
    2. Trattamento con un inibitore dell’interleuchina-6 (IL-6) nelle 4 settimane precedenti l’inizio dello studio, oppure trattamento pregresso con un inibitore dell’IL-6 con recidiva della malattia nel corso del trattamento
    3. Il soggetto non deve aver ricevuto un DMARD biologico non biologico entro un periodo pari ad almeno cinque volte l’emivita terminale di eliminazione media del medicinale
    4. Storia pregressa o presenza attuale di infezione fra cui infezione da herpes zoster o herpes simplex, HIV, tubercolosi in fase attiva, infezione ricorrente in fase attiva oppure cronica, epatite B oppure C in fase attiva
    5. Soggetto di sesso femminile che è in stato di gravidanza, sta allattando o intende pianificare una gravidanza nel corso dello studio
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    The proportion of subjects achieving sustained remission at Week 52 as defined as:
    • Absence of GCA signs and symptoms from Week 12 through Week 52
    • Adherence to the protocol defined corticosteroid taper regimen
    La percentuale di soggetti che ottengono remissione sostenuta alla Settimana 52, definita in base ai seguenti criteri:
    • Assenza di segni e sintomi di ACG nel periodo compreso fra la Settimana 12 e la Settimana 52
    • Aderenza rispetto al regime di riduzione graduale di corticosteroidi secondo quanto previsto dal protocollo.
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    Week 12-52
    Settimane 12-52
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    The key secondary endpoints include:
    • Proportion of subjects achieving sustained complete remission from Week 12 through Week 52. Sustained complete remission is defined as having achieved all of the following:
    - Absence of GCA signs and symptoms from Week 12 through Week 52;
    - Normalization of erythrocyte sedimentation rate ([ESR] to < 30 mm/hr without elevation to = 30 mm/hr [attributable to GCA]) from Week 12 through Week 52;
    - Normalization of C-reactive protein ([CRP] to < 1 mg/dL without elevation to = 1 mg/dL [attributable to GCA]) from Week 12 through Week 52; and
    - Adherence to the protocol-defined CS taper regimen.
    • Cumulative CS exposure.
    • Time to first disease flare. Disease flare is defined as an event determined by the investigator to represent recurrence of GCA signs or symptoms or an ESR measurement > 30 mm/hr (attributable to GCA), AND requiring an increase in CS dose.
    • Proportion of subjects who experience at least 1 disease flare through Week 52.
    • Proportion of subjects in complete remission at Week 52. Complete remission is defined as having achieved all of the following:
    - Absence of GCA signs and symptoms;
    - Normalization of ESR to < 30 mm/hr;
    - Normalization of CRP to < 1 mg/dL; and
    - Adherence to the protocol-defined CS taper regimen.
    • Proportion of subjects in complete remission at Week 24.
    • Change from Baseline in the 36-item Short Form Quality of Life Questionnaire (SF-36) at Week 52.
    • Number of disease flares per subject during Period 1.
    • Change from Baseline in Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy-Fatigue (FACIT-F) at Week 52.
    • Assessment of Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire for Medication (TSQM) at Week 52.
    • Rate of CS-related AEs.
    Fra gli endpoint secondari chiave sono inclusi:
    • Percentuale di soggetti con remissione completa sostenuta nel periodo compreso fra la Settimana 12 e la Settimana 52. Per remissione completa sostenuta si intende l’ottenimento di tutti i seguenti criteri:
    -Assenza di segni e sintomi di ACG nel periodo compreso fra la Settimana 12 e la Settimana 52
    -Normalizzazione dei valori di velocità di eritrosedimentazione ([VES] con ritorno a valori < 30 mm/h in assenza di innalzamento dei valori a = 30 mm/h [attribuibile a ACG]) nel periodo compreso fra la Settimana 12 e la Settimana 52
    -Normalizzazione dei livelli di proteina C-reattiva ([PCR] con ritorno a valori <1 mg/dL in assenza di innalzamento dei valori a = 1 mg/dL [attribuibile ad ACG]) nel periodo compreso fra la Settimana 12 e la Settimana 52; e
    -Aderenza rispetto al regime di riduzione graduale dei corticosteroidi secondo quanto previsto dal protocollo.
    • Esposizione cumulativa ai corticosteroidi
    • Tempo trascorso fino alla prima recidiva della malattia. Per recidiva della malattia si intende un evento che a giudizio dello sperimentatore rappresenti la ricorrenza dei segni o sintomi di ACG, oppure un valore di VES > 30 mm/h (attribuibile ad ACG), IN AGGIUNTA ALLA necessità di aumentare di conseguenza la dose di corticosteroidi
    • Percentuale di soggetti che presentano almeno una recidiva della malattia nel periodo che intercorre fino alla Settimana 52
    • Percentuale di soggetti con remissione completa alla Settimana 52. Per remissione completa si intende l’ottenimento di tutti i seguenti criteri:
    -Assenza di segni e sintomi di ACG;
    -Normalizzazione dei valori di VES con ritorno a livelli < 30 mm/h;
    -Normalizzazione dei valori di PCR con ritorno a livelli <1 mg/dL; e
    -Aderenza rispetto al regime di riduzione graduale dei corticosteroidi secondo quanto previsto dal protocollo.
    • Percentuale di soggetti con remissione completa alla Settimana 24
    • Variazione rispetto al Baseline del punteggio SF-36 (36-item Short Form Quality of Life Questionnaire) rilevato alla Settimana 52
    • Numero di recidive della malattia per ciascun soggetto nel corso del Periodo 1
    • Variazione rispetto al Baseline del punteggio FACIT-F (Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy-Fatigue) rilevato alla Settimana 52
    • Valutazione del punteggio TSQM (Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire for Medication) rilevato alla Settimana 52
    • Tasso degli eventi avversi (AE) correlati ai corticosteroidi
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    Week 12 to 52
    Settimane 12-52
    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) Yes
    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.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial3
    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.8.5.1Number of sites anticipated in the EEA70
    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
    Australia
    Canada
    Japan
    New Zealand
    Russian Federation
    United States
    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
    LVLS
    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 months25
    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 months25
    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.1.2.1Number of subjects for this age range: 168
    F.1.3Elderly (>=65 years) Yes
    F.1.3.1Number of subjects for this age range: 252
    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 state9
    F.4.2 For a multinational trial
    F.4.2.1In the EEA 210
    F.4.2.2In the whole clinical trial 420
    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)
    At the end of a subject's time in the study, subjects will receive treatment per Investigator's clinical judgment and in accordance with local standard of care practice. Subjects who complete the study will have a follow up visit approximately 30 days after the last administration of study drug to obtain information on any new or ongoing adverse events.
    Una volta conclusa la partecipazione del soggetto allo studio, i soggetti riceveranno il trattamento in base al giudizio clinico dello sperimentatore e in accordo agli standard di cura locali. I soggetti che avranno completato lo studio saranno sottoposti a una visita di follow-up circa 30 giorni dopo l’ultima somministrazione del medicinale sperimentale al fine di ottenere informazioni riguardo eventuali eventi avversi di nuova insorgenza o preesistenti.
    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 Decision2019-03-22
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2019-07-02
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusOngoing
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