Bioequivalence Study of 6-Mercaptopurine Under Fasting Conditions

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Roxane Laboratories
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00602134
First received: September 19, 2007
Last updated: February 5, 2008
Last verified: February 2008
  Purpose

The objective of this study was to assess the bioequivalence of a potential generic 6-mercaptopurine 50 mg tablet formulation compared with GlaxoSmithKline Purinethol® (mercaptopurine) 50-mg scored tablets following a single 50 mg oral dose administered in the fasted state.


Condition Intervention
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Drug: 6-Mercaptopurine

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Bio-equivalence Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Pharmacokinetic Study to Assess the Single-Dose Bioequivalence of a Potential Generic Formulation of a 6-Mercaptopurine 50 mg Tablet Compared to a Marketed 6-Mercaptopurine 50 mg Tablet, Purinethol®, When Administered to Healthy Male Subjects, in the Fasted State

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Further study details as provided by Roxane Laboratories:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Bioequivalence [ Time Frame: Baseline, two period, 3 day washout ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 54
Study Start Date: November 2002
Study Completion Date: November 2002
Primary Completion Date: November 2002 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 45 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • No clinically significant abnormal findings on physical examination, medical history, or clinical laboratory results.
  • Must voluntarily consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Must not have a known history of thiopurine methyltransferase deficiency or family history.
  • Must not have a history of elevated uric acid or gout.
  • Must not be currently using allopurinol.
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Locations
United States, Arizona
MDS Pharma Services
Phoenix, Arizona, United States, 85044
Sponsors and Collaborators
Roxane Laboratories
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Mark J Allison, MD MDS Pharma Services
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Elizabeth Ernst, Director, Drug Regulatory Affairs and Medical Affairs, Roxane Laboratories, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00602134     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 439-09
Study First Received: September 19, 2007
Last Updated: February 5, 2008
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leukemia
Leukemia, Lymphoid
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Neoplasms by Histologic Type
Neoplasms
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
6-Mercaptopurine
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic
Antineoplastic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors

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