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Efficacy and Safety of C2L-OCT-01 PR in Acromegalic Patients

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00616551
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 15, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 8, 2008
Information provided by:
Ambrilia Biopharma, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to assess the biological safety and efficacy of using the drug, C2L-OCT-01 PR, 30 mg to treat acromegalic patients.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Acromegaly Drug: C2L-OCT-01 PR, 30 mg Drug: Octreotide acetate prolonged release, 30 mg Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 65 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Open Label, Randomized Study Comparing the Biological Efficacy & Safety of a New Prolonged Release Formulation of Octreotide Acetate, C2L-OCT-01 PR, 30 mg Administered Every 42 Days for 84 Days With Sandostatin LAR 30 mg Administered Every 28 Days for 84 Days to Acromegalic Patients
Study Start Date : April 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2008

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: A Drug: C2L-OCT-01 PR, 30 mg
Administered by deep IM injection (gluteus) on days 1 and 42

Active Comparator: B Drug: Octreotide acetate prolonged release, 30 mg
Administered by deep IM (gluteus) on Days 1, 28 and 56
Other Name: Sandostatin LAR, 30 mg

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Compare the mean serum concentrations of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and growth hormone (GH) in patients treated with C2L-OCT-01 PR, 30 mg or Sandostatin LAR 30 mg [ Time Frame: Days 1, 28, 42, 56 and 84 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Compare plasma concentrations, efficacy and safety profile of C2L-OCT-01 PR [ Time Frame: 84 days ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subject must be diagnosed with active acromegaly.
  • If subject is treated with a long acting somatostatin analogue, the treatment must have been unchanged for a period of at least 12 weeks prior to entry.
  • If subject is treated with a 30 mg dose of a depot formulation of a somatostatin analogue, the IGF-1 levels must be normal at entry.
  • If subject is treated with a 20 mg dose of a depot formulation of a somatostatin analogue, any value of IGF-1 is acceptable.
  • If the subject is receiving an immediate release formulation of a somatostatin analogue or a dopamine agonist, the IGF-1 values must be above 10% of the reference range based on gender and age.
  • If the subject is receiving a dopamine agonist, it must be stopped 14 days prior to receiving the study medication.
  • The subject should be able to understand the instructions, provide a written consent and abide by the study restrictions.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Women of childbearing potential who are not taking adequate contraception or who are pregnant or lactating.
  • Subjects previously treated with a growth hormone receptor antagonist (Pegvisomant) within 12 weeks of study entry.
  • Subjects who have undergone pituitary surgery within 6 months or radiotherapy within 2 years prior to admission into the study
  • Subjects who present some form of intolerance or allergy to the test article or one of its non-active ingredients
  • Subject who have any other condition that alters the growth hormone or IGF-1 levels.
  • Subjects with signs or symptoms related to a tumor compression of the optical chiasm.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00616551

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Republican Centre for Medical Rehabilitation and Water-therapy
Minsk, Belarus
Semmelweis Egyetem Általános Orvostudományi
Budapest, Hungary
Institute of Endocrinology "C. I. Parhon" Bucharest
Bucharest, Romania
Institute of Endocrinology, University Clinical Center
Belgrade, Serbia
Fakultná Nemocnica s Poliklinkou Bratislava
Bratislava, Slovakia
V.P. Komisarenko Institute of Endocrinology and Metabolism, AMS Ukraine
Kiev, Ukraine
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ambrilia Biopharma, Inc.
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Study Director: Raphael Naudin, M.D. Ambrilia Biopharma, Inc.

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Responsible Party: Bonabes de Rouge, M.D./Senior Executive Vice-President & Chief Scientist Officer, Ambrilia Biopharma, Inc. Identifier: NCT00616551    
Other Study ID Numbers: C2L-OCT-01 PR-301
First Posted: February 15, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 8, 2008
Last Verified: October 2008
Keywords provided by Ambrilia Biopharma, Inc.:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Bone Diseases, Endocrine
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Pituitary Diseases
Hypothalamic Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Agents
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
Antineoplastic Agents