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    Summary
    EudraCT Number:2018-003945-40
    Sponsor's Protocol Code Number:EPU-P112
    National Competent Authority:Netherlands - Competent Authority
    Clinical Trial Type:EEA CTA
    Trial Status:Ongoing
    Date on which this record was first entered in the EudraCT database:2018-12-20
    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 ConcernedNetherlands - Competent Authority
    A.2EudraCT number2018-003945-40
    A.3Full title of the trial
    EFFECTS OF VAPORISED CANNABIS, WITH AND WITHOUT CBD, ON DRIVING AND COGNITION
    A.3.1Title of the trial for lay people, in easily understood, i.e. non-technical, language
    Vaporised cannabis, driving and cognition
    A.3.2Name or abbreviated title of the trial where available
    VCAD
    A.4.1Sponsor's protocol code numberEPU-P112
    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 SponsorMaastricht University
    B.1.3.4CountryNetherlands
    B.3.1 and B.3.2Status of the sponsorNon-Commercial
    B.4 Source(s) of Monetary or Material Support for the clinical trial:
    B.4.1Name of organisation providing supportThe Lambert Initiative
    B.4.2CountryAustralia
    B.5 Contact point designated by the sponsor for further information on the trial
    B.5.1Name of organisationThe Lambert Initiative / Maastricht University
    B.5.2Functional name of contact pointT. R. Arkell
    B.5.3 Address:
    B.5.3.1Street AddressUniversiteitssingel 40
    B.5.3.2Town/ cityMaastricht
    B.5.3.3Post code6229 ER
    B.5.3.4CountryNetherlands
    B.5.4Telephone number00310433881026
    B.5.5Fax number00310433884560
    B.5.6E-mailthomas.arkell@maastrichtuniversity.nl
    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 Bedrocan
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderMinistery of health, wellbeing and sports
    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.3.1Product nameBedrocan
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Inhalation vapour
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPInhalation use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNDRONABINOL
    D.3.9.1CAS number 1972-08-3
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB06407MIG
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number13.75
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    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 Yes
    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 Bedrolite
    D.2.1.1.2Name of the Marketing Authorisation holderMinistery of health, wellbeing and sports
    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.3.1Product nameBedrolite
    D.3.4Pharmaceutical form Inhalation vapour
    D.3.4.1Specific paediatric formulation No
    D.3.7Routes of administration for this IMPInhalation use
    D.3.8 to D.3.10 IMP Identification Details (Active Substances)
    D.3.8INN - Proposed INNCANNABIDIOL
    D.3.9.1CAS number 13956-29-1
    D.3.9.3Other descriptive nameCANNABIDIOL
    D.3.9.4EV Substance CodeSUB26600
    D.3.10 Strength
    D.3.10.1Concentration unit mg milligram(s)
    D.3.10.2Concentration typeequal
    D.3.10.3Concentration number13.75
    D.3.11 The IMP contains an:
    D.3.11.1Active substance of chemical origin No
    D.3.11.2Active substance of biological/ biotechnological origin (other than Advanced Therapy IMP (ATIMP) Yes
    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 Yes
    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 placeboInhalation vapour
    D.8.4Route of administration of the placeboInhalation use
    E. General Information on the Trial
    E.1 Medical condition or disease under investigation
    E.1.1Medical condition(s) being investigated
    This study will look at the differential effects of variations in cannabis chemovars on driving ability and cognition
    E.1.1.1Medical condition in easily understood language
    Effects of cannabis on driving and cognition
    E.1.1.2Therapeutic area Not possible to specify
    MedDRA Classification
    E.1.3Condition being studied is a rare disease No
    E.2 Objective of the trial
    E.2.1Main objective of the trial
    The main objective of this study is to test whether variations in the CBD content of vaporised cannabis alter the impairing effects of THC on driving ability. To test this, we will compare the effects of three cannabis chemovars (A: High THC / Low CBD (Bedrocan); B: High THC / High CBD (Bedrocan/Bedrolite); C: High CBD / Low THC (Bedrolite) and placebo in 20 occasional cannabis users. The primary outcome measure is standard deviation of lateral position (SDLP; i.e. lane weaving), a measure of driving performance which is highly sensitive to the effects of drugs and alcohol.
    E.2.2Secondary objectives of the trial
    This study will also seek to test whether variations in the CBD content of vaporised cannabis alter the effects THC on cognitive task performance and subjective drug effects (e.g. stoned, sedated). This study will also look at plasma concentrations of THC, CBD and their metabolites to assess whether CBD modulates THC pharmacokinetics.
    E.2.3Trial contains a sub-study No
    E.3Principal inclusion criteria
    • Occasional cannabis users (>10 lifetime exposures and <2x/week in the last 12 months)
    • Age between 20-50
    • Good physical health as determined by medical examination and laboratory analysis
    • Absence of any major medical, endocrine and neurological condition
    • Normal weight, body mass index (weight/height2) between 20 and 28 kg/m2
    • In possession of a valid driver license with at least 2 years driving experience (having driven > 3000 km/yr)
    • Written Informed Consent
    E.4Principal exclusion criteria
    • History of drug abuse (other than the use of cannabis) or addiction (determined by the medical questionnaire, drug questionnaire and medical examination)
    • Pregnancy or lactation (pregnancy test, if needed)
    • Hypertension (diastolic> 90; systolic> 140)
    • Current or history of psychiatric disorder (determined by the medical questionnaire and medical examination)
    • Liver dysfunction
    • Use of medications that may impact upon driving ability (e.g. mood stabilisers, sedatives)
    • Any serious prior adverse response to cannabis
    • History of cardiac dysfunctions (e.g. arrhythmia, ischemic heart disease)
    E.5 End points
    E.5.1Primary end point(s)
    1: Driving performance, as assessed by standard deviation of lateral position (SDLP)
    E.5.1.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    On-road driving performance will be assessed in each experimental session at 0.75 h and 4 h after drug administration.
    E.5.2Secondary end point(s)
    1) Additional measures of driving performance, including:
    a) Time out of lane (TOL)
    b) Mean speed
    c) Standard deviation of speed

    2) Performance on the Digit Symbol Substitution Task (DSST), Divided Attention Task (DAT); Paced Auditory Serial Addition Task (PASAT) and Tower of London task (TOL)

    3) Subjective ratings of drug effects and confidence in driving ability

    4) Plasma concentrations of THC, 11-OH-THC, THCCOOH and CBD
    E.5.2.1Timepoint(s) of evaluation of this end point
    1) On-road driving performance will be assessed in each experimental session at 0.75 h and 4 h after drug administration.

    2) Performance on the DSST, DAT and PASAT will be assessed at baseline and at 0.25 h and 3.5 h after drug administration. TOL task performance will be assessed at 2.33 h.

    3) Subjective drug effects and confidence in driving ability will be assessed at baseline and at 0.25 h, 0.75 h, 2.33 h, 3.5 h and 5.5 h after drug administration.

    4) Plasma samples will be taken as baseline and at 0.1 h, 0.5 h, 2.25 h, 3.5 h and 5.5 h.
    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 No
    E.6.6Pharmacokinetic Yes
    E.6.7Pharmacodynamic Yes
    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 No
    E.8.1.3Single blind No
    E.8.1.4Double blind Yes
    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) No
    E.8.2.2Placebo Yes
    E.8.2.3Other No
    E.8.2.4Number of treatment arms in the trial4
    E.8.3 The trial involves single site in the Member State concerned Yes
    E.8.4 The trial involves multiple sites in the Member State concerned No
    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 No
    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
    LVLS
    E.8.9 Initial estimate of the duration of the trial
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned years1
    E.8.9.1In the Member State concerned months0
    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 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: 20
    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 Yes
    F.3.2Patients No
    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 state20
    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)
    None
    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 Decision2018-12-20
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion of the trial applicationFavourable
    N.Ethics Committee Opinion: Reason(s) for unfavourable opinion
    N.Date of Ethics Committee Opinion2019-04-10
    P. End of Trial
    P.End of Trial StatusOngoing
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