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Trial details imported from ClinicalTrials.gov

For full trial details, please see the original record at https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00091715




Registration number
NCT00091715
Ethics application status
Date submitted
16/09/2004
Date registered
17/09/2004
Date last updated
26/08/2011

Titles & IDs
Public title
Efficacy and Safety of Oral Bosentan in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Class II
Scientific title
A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Multicenter Study to Assess the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Bosentan in Patients With Mildly Symptomatic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)
Secondary ID [1] 0 0
AC-052-364
Secondary ID [2] 0 0
EARLY
Universal Trial Number (UTN)
Trial acronym
Linked study record

Health condition
Health condition(s) or problem(s) studied:
Pulmonary Hypertension 0 0
Condition category
Condition code
Cardiovascular 0 0 0 0
Hypertension
Respiratory 0 0 0 0
Other respiratory disorders / diseases
Human Genetics and Inherited Disorders 0 0 0 0
Other human genetics and inherited disorders

Intervention/exposure
Study type
Interventional
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
Treatment: Drugs - bosentan
Treatment: Drugs - placebo

Experimental: 1 - 62.5 mg table twice a day for 4 weeks followed by 125 mg tablet twice a day for 6 months followed by an open label period until end of study.

Placebo Comparator: 2 - placebo for 6 months followed by an open label period


Treatment: Drugs: bosentan
65 mg tablet twice a day for 4 weeks followed by 125 mg tablet twice a day until end of study

Treatment: Drugs: placebo
placebo for 6 months followed by an open-label period

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Treatment: Drugs
Comparator / control treatment
Control group

Outcomes
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exercise capacity
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Primary outcome [2] 0 0
cardiac hemodynamics
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Eligibility
Key inclusion criteria
- PAH NYHA Class II

- Significant elevation of mean pulmonary arterial pressure

- Significant elevation of pulmonary vascular resistance at rest

- Limited 6-minute walk distance
Minimum age
12 Years
Maximum age
No limit
Gender
Both males and females
Can healthy volunteers participate?
No
Key exclusion criteria
- PAH secondary to portal hypertension, complex congenital heart disease or reverse
shunt

- Restrictive or obstructive lung disease

- Significant vasoreactivity

- Treatments for PAH (within 4 weeks of randomization)

Study design
Purpose of the study
Treatment
Allocation to intervention
Randomised controlled trial
Procedure for enrolling a subject and allocating the treatment (allocation concealment procedures)
Methods used to generate the sequence in which subjects will be randomised (sequence generation)
Masking / blinding
Blinded (masking used)
Who is / are masked / blinded?
The people receiving the treatment/s
The people administering the treatment/s
The people assessing the outcomes
The people analysing the results/data
Intervention assignment
Parallel
Other design features
Phase
Phase 3
Type of endpoint(s)
Statistical methods / analysis

Recruitment
Recruitment status
Completed
Data analysis
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Actual
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Actual
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Final
Recruitment in Australia
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The Prince Charles Hospital - Brisbane
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Royal Prince Albert Hospital - Camperdown
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St. Vincent's Hospital - Darlinghurst
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4032 - Brisbane
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- Camperdown
Recruitment postcode(s) [3] 0 0
- Darlinghurst
Recruitment outside Australia
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United States of America
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Alabama
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California
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Massachusetts
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Michigan
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Ohio
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United States of America
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Texas
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Austria
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Vienna
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Belgium
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Leuven
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Canada
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Alberta
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Canada
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Nova Scotia
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Canada
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Ontario
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Canada
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Quebec
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China
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Hong Kong
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Czech Republic
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Prague
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France
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Marseille
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Germany
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Greifswald
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Germany
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Hamburg
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Germany
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Heidelberg
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Germany
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Leipzig
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Germany
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Regensburg
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Italy
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Bologna
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Netherlands
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Amsterdam
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Netherlands
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Maastricht
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Spain
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Barcelona
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Spain
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Madrid
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Switzerland
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Zurich
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United Kingdom
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Cambridge

Funding & Sponsors
Primary sponsor type
Commercial sector/Industry
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Actelion
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Ethics approval
Ethics application status

Summary
Brief summary
The present trial investigates a possible use of oral bosentan, which is currently approved
for the treatment of symptoms of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) Class III and IV, to
patients suffering from PAH Class II.
Trial website
https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00091715
Trial related presentations / publications
Public notes

Contacts
Principal investigator
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Contact person for public queries
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No data has been provided for results reporting
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