Bioequivalence Study: 3 mg Estradiol Valerate (EV) With and Without Levomefolate Calcium

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bayer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01031355
First received: December 11, 2009
Last updated: February 18, 2014
Last verified: February 2014
  Purpose

Investigation of the bioequivalence (BE) of Estradiol Valerate (EV) after administration of one film-coated tablet containing 3 mg Estradiol Valerate and 0.451 mg Levomefolate calcium as compared to one film-coated tablet containing 3 mg Estradiol Valerate Investigation of the bioequivalence of levomefolate calcium after administration of one film-coated tablet containing 3 mg Estradiol Valerate and 0.451 mg Levomefolate calcium as compared to one film-coated tablet containing 0.451 mg levomefolate calcium


Condition Intervention Phase
Contraception
Ovulation Inhibition
Drug: Estradiol Valerate (EV) / Levomefolate Calcium (BAY98-7078)
Drug: Estradiol Valerate (EV) (BAY86-4980)
Drug: Levomefolate Calcium (BAY86-7660)
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Bio-equivalence Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Open-label, Randomized, Cross-over Study to Investigate the Bioequivalence of Estradiol Valerate (EV) and Levomefolate Calcium After Single Oral Administration of a Tablet Formulation Containing 3 mg EV Without and With 0.451 mg Levomefolate Calcium and a Tablet Formulation Containing 0.451 mg Levomefolate Calcium in 42 Healthy Postmenopausal Women

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Further study details as provided by Bayer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Uncorrected Cmax and AUC(0-tlast) and baseline corrected Cmax and AUC (if possible) for E1, E2, E1S, and L-5- methyl-THF [ Time Frame: 2 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 42
Study Start Date: December 2009
Study Completion Date: March 2010
Primary Completion Date: February 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Arm 1 Drug: Estradiol Valerate (EV) / Levomefolate Calcium (BAY98-7078)
Oral, single dose, 3 mg EV + 0.451 mg levomefolate calcium, washout phase between treatments: at least 7 days
Active Comparator: Arm 2 Drug: Estradiol Valerate (EV) (BAY86-4980)
Oral, single dose, 3 mg EV, washout phase between treatments: at least 7 days
Active Comparator: Arm 3 Drug: Levomefolate Calcium (BAY86-7660)
Oral, single dose, 0.451 mg levomefolate calcium, washout phase between treatments: at least 7 days

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • BMI:>18 <30 kg/m²
  • Healthy female volunteers
  • Age 45-75 years
  • Postmenopausal state

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindications for use of combined (Estradiol Valerate/dienogest) contraceptive (e.g.history of venous/arterial thromboembolic disease)
  • Regular intake of medication
  • Clinically relevant findings (ECG, blood pressure, physical and gynaecological examination, laboratory examination)
  • Smoking
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01031355

Locations
Germany
Neu-Ulm, Bayern, Germany, 89231
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bayer
Investigators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Bayer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01031355     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 13468, 2009-011962-27
Study First Received: December 11, 2009
Last Updated: February 18, 2014
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Female Contraception
Contraceptives, Oral

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Calcium, Dietary
Contraceptives, Oral
Estradiol
Polyestradiol phosphate
Estradiol valerate
Estradiol 3-benzoate
Estradiol 17 beta-cypionate
Bone Density Conservation Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Contraceptive Agents, Female
Contraceptive Agents
Reproductive Control Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Estrogens
Hormones
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists

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