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Effects of Oral Sildenafil on Mortality in Adults With PAH (AFFILIATE)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02060487
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : February 12, 2014
Last Update Posted : August 13, 2019
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pfizer

Brief Summary:
This is a blinded study in adult patients with PAH evaluating the relative effects of sildenafil on mortality when administered at the three doses (80 mg, 20 mg or 5 mg, all three times per day [TID]). In addition, the relative effects on clinical worsening and 6-minute walking distance (6MWD) will be assessed.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Drug: sildenafil citrate Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 429 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A MULTINATIONAL, MULTICENTER STUDY TO ASSESS THE EFFECTS OF ORAL SILDENAFIL ON MORTALITY IN ADULTS WITH PULMONARY ARTERIAL HYPERTENSION (PAH)
Actual Study Start Date : September 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2023
Estimated Study Completion Date : June 2023


Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Low dose Drug: sildenafil citrate
sildenafil citrate (PDE-5 inhibitor) 5 mg tablet TID until study treatment discontinued or end of study
Other Name: Revatio

Experimental: Medium dose Drug: sildenafil citrate
sildenafil citrate (PDE-5 inhibitor) 20 mg tablet TID until study treatment discontinued or end of study
Other Name: Revatio

Experimental: High dose Drug: sildenafil citrate
sildenafil citrate (PDE-5 inhibitor) 80 mg tablet TID until study treatment discontinued or end of study
Other Name: Revatio




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Overall Survival (OS) [ Time Frame: every 3 months up to month 96 ]
    Time in weeks from the start of study treatment to date of death due to any cause. Death will be determined from adverse event data (where outcome was death) or from follow-up contact data (where the participant current status was death).


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Time to first clinical worsening (TTCW) event [ Time Frame: every 3 months up to month 96 ]
    TTCW defined as the number of days between first dose of study drug and the occurrence of a predefined clinical worsening event. Predefined clinical worsening events include: death, hospitalization due to worsening PAH or disease progression

  2. 6 Minute Walk Distance (6MWD) at Months 6 & 12 [ Time Frame: Months 6 & 12 ]
    6MWD is the distance a participant can walk in 6 minutes.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 74 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Subjects ≥ 18 <75 years of age with any of the following conditions:

  • Idiopathic Primary Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (IPAH)
  • PAH secondary to connective tissue disease
  • PAH with surgical repair (at least 5 years previously) of atrial septal defect (ASD),ventricular septal defect (VSD), patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) and aorto-pulmonary window
  • PAH diagnosis confirmed by right heart catheterization performed within 12 months prior to randomization
  • Functional Class II-IV; Baseline 6MWD ≥ 50 m.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Significant (ie, >2+) valvular disease other than tricuspid regurgitation or pulmonary regurgitation
  • History of cardiac arrest, respiratory arrest, hemodynamic collapse, CPR, ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, or uncontrolled atrial fibrillation
  • History of pulmonary embolism; History of chronic lung disease / restrictive lung disease (eg, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or scleroderma) with impairment of lung function
  • No prior long term treatment with PDE-5 inhibitors
  • Treatment with bosentan OR riociguat within 3 months of randomization
  • Current treatment with nitrates or nitric oxide

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02060487


Contacts
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Contact: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center 1-800-718-1021 ClinicalTrials.gov_Inquiries@pfizer.com

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Pfizer
Investigators
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Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer

Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Pfizer
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02060487     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A1481324
2013-004362-34 ( EudraCT Number )
AFFILIATE ( Other Identifier: Alias Study Number )
First Posted: February 12, 2014    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 13, 2019
Last Verified: August 2019
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: Pfizer will provide access to individual de-identified participant data and related study documents (e.g. protocol, Statistical Analysis Plan (SAP), Clinical Study Report (CSR)) upon request from qualified researchers, and subject to certain criteria, conditions, and exceptions. Further details on Pfizer's data sharing criteria and process for requesting access can be found at: https://www.pfizer.com/science/clinical_trials/trial_data_and_results/data_requests.
URL: https://www.pfizer.com/science/clinical_trials/trial_data_and_results/data_requests

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
pulmonary arterial hypertension
pulmonary hypertension
PAH
sildenafil
revatio

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Hypertension
Familial Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Hypertension, Pulmonary
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Citric Acid
Sodium Citrate
Sildenafil Citrate
Anticoagulants
Calcium Chelating Agents
Chelating Agents
Sequestering Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vasodilator Agents
Phosphodiesterase 5 Inhibitors
Phosphodiesterase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Urological Agents