Effects of Statins on the Pharmacokinetics for Midazolam in Healthy Volunteers (H-17-21)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Naoki Inui, Hamamatsu University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00716846
First received: July 10, 2008
Last updated: September 5, 2011
Last verified: March 2009
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to investigate whether statins have any influence on cytochrome P450 (CYP) 3A4 enzyme activity using a probe drug midazolam.


Condition Intervention
Healthy Volunteers
Drug: simvastatin
Drug: atorvastatin
Drug: pitavastatin

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Three Statins, Simvastatin, Atorvastatin, and Pitavastatin, on the Pharmacokinetics for Midazolam in Healthy Volunteers

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Further study details as provided by Hamamatsu University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • the pharmacokinetics of oral midazolam [ Time Frame: after 14-days treatment with statins ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 11
Study Start Date: June 2006
Study Completion Date: August 2008
Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: statin-1
simvastatin
Drug: simvastatin
10mg, 2 weeks
Other Name: Lipovas tablets
Active Comparator: statin-2
atorvastatin
Drug: atorvastatin
10mg
Other Name: Lipitor tablets
Active Comparator: statin-3
pitavastatin
Drug: pitavastatin
2mg
Other Name: Livalo tablets

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Volunteers in good health according to their medical history, a physical examination and standard laboratory tests

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who have been using any continuous medication or herbal supplements.
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Locations
Japan
Hamamatsu University School of Medicine
Hamamatsu, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hamamatsu University
Investigators
Study Chair: Hiroshi Watanabe, MD,PhD Hamamatsu University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Naoki Inui, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Hamamatsu University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00716846     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Hamamatsu 18-21
Study First Received: July 10, 2008
Last Updated: September 5, 2011
Health Authority: Japan: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atorvastatin
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Pitavastatin
Simvastatin
Anticholesteremic Agents
Antimetabolites
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hypolipidemic Agents
Lipid Regulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses

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