A Phase 3 Adaptive Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Inhaled Treprostinil in Participants With Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) Due to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (PERFECT)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03496623|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 12, 2018
Last Update Posted : July 7, 2022
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pulmonary Hypertension Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease||Drug: Inhaled treprostinil solution Drug: Placebo solution||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||314 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||A Phase 3, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Double-blind, Adaptive Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Inhaled Treprostinil in Patients With Pulmonary Hypertension Due to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (PH-COPD)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||June 27, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||July 31, 2022|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 31, 2022|
Experimental: Inhaled Treprostinil
Inhaled treprostinil delivered via an ultrasonic nebulizer with a target dosing regimen of 12 breaths (72 micrograms [mcg]) 4 times daily (QID)
Drug: Inhaled treprostinil solution
Treprostinil inhalation solution
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo delivered via an ultrasonic nebulizer for QID administration
Drug: Placebo solution
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in 6MWD at Peak Exposure (10 to 60 minutes after Dosing) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]The intent of the 6-Minute Walk Test (6MWT) is a validated and reliable measure of exercise ability in participants with chronic respiratory diseases.
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity (MVPA) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]MVPA measured by actigraphy
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in Overall Activity [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]Activity measured by actigraphy
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in Borg Dyspnea Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]The Borg dyspnea score is a 10 point scale rating the maximum level of dyspnea experienced during the 6MWT. Scores range from 0 (no dyspnea at all) to 10 (very, very severe dyspnea).
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in 6MWD/Borg Dyspnea Composite Score [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in Quality of Life (QOL) Measured by St. George's Respiratory Questionnaire (SGRQ) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]The SGRQ is a designed to measure impact on overall health, daily life, and perceived well-being in participants with obstructive airways disease. Scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more limitations.
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in QOL measured by the University of California San Diego Shortness of Breath Questionnaire (UCSD SOBQ) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]The UCSD SOBQ is a self-administered rating of dyspnea associated with activities of daily living. The questionnaire uses a 6-point scale where 0 = "not at all" and 5 = "maximal or unable to do because of breathlessness"
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in Plasma Concentration of N-terminal Pro-brain Natriuretic Peptide (NT-proBNP) Levels [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]The NT-proBNP concentration is a biomarker associated with changes in right heart morphology and function.
- Change from Baseline to Week 12 in Patient Global Assessment (PGA) [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]The PGA is used to rate participant fatigue and shortness of breath. Participants will use the Sponsor-provided smart device for at-home capture of PGA data.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03496623
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