A Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Levoketoconazole in the Treatment of Endogenous Cushing's Syndrome.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03277690|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : September 11, 2017
Last Update Posted : February 12, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Endogenous Cushing's Syndrome||Drug: Levoketoconazole Drug: Placebo||Phase 3|
This is a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled withdrawal and rescue/restoration study in subjects with endogenous CS that will assess efficacy, safety, tolerability, and PK of levoketoconazole. There are two populations (cohorts) of subjects: (1) subjects which were previous levoketoconazole study completers and (2) subjects that are levoketoconazole treatment naïve subjects.
Study methodology varies by cohort prior to randomization only. Following initial screening (washout as needed) and Dose Titration and Maintenance Periods, as applicable, this study will be conducted in two double-blind phases (a Withdrawal Phase and a Restoration Phase). The levoketoconazole-naïve cohort will need to go through the Dose Titration and Maintenance Phase. The longest anticipated total study participation duration is approximately 51 weeks.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||35 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||A Double-blind, Placebo-Controlled, Randomized Withdrawal Following Open Label Therapy Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Levoketoconazole (2S, 4R-ketoconazole) in the Treatment of Endogenous Cushing's Syndrome|
|Actual Study Start Date :||September 26, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 30, 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 1, 2018|
Double blind withdrawal phase: Levoketoconazole (up to a dose of 1200 mg); Double blind restoration phase: Levoketoconazole plus Placebo
During the double-blind Withdrawal Phase, patients will receive up to 1200 mg levoketoconazole daily.
During the double-blind Restoration Phase, patients will receive levoketoconazole plus placebo.
Other Name: COR-003
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Double blind withdrawal phase: Placebo; Double blind restoration phase: Placebo plus Levoketoconazole
During the double-blind Withdrawal Phase, patients will receive placebo tablets.
During the double-blind Restoration Phase, patients will receive placebo plus levoketoconazole.
- Number of subjects with loss of therapeutic response to levoketoconazole upon withdrawing to placebo compared with the proportion of subjects with loss of therapeutic response upon continuing treatment with levoketoconazole. [ Time Frame: max. 9.5 weeks ]Urinary free cortisol (UFC) level measurement
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03277690
|Contact: Cortendo AB||610-254-9200||LOGICS@cortendo.com|
|Contact: Cortendo AB Study Information||610-254-9200||LOGICS@cortendo.com|
|United States, California|
|UCLA School of Medicine, Medicine/Endocrinology Dept.||Recruiting|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90095|
|United States, Maryland|
|Johns Hopkins University, Endocrinology Dept.||Recruiting|
|Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21287|
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|Allegheny Neuroendocrinology Center, West Penn Allegheny Health System||Recruiting|
|Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15212|