Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition rheumatoid arthritis
Treatments methotrexate, enia11, placebo
Phase phase 3
Sponsor TSH Biopharm Corporation Limited
Start date November 2012
End date December 2016
Trial size 91 participants
Trial identifier NCT01709760, TSHEN1101

Summary

A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Multicentre, Phase III Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of ENIA11 in Combination with Methotrexate versus Methotrexate Alone in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Endpoint classification safety/efficacy study
Intervention model parallel assignment
Masking double blind (caregiver, investigator)
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
ENIA11 25 mg, sc twice weekly
methotrexate
Methotrexate 15-25 mg/week
enia11 TuNEX
ENIA11 25 mg, sc twice weekly
(Active Comparator)
Placebo, sc twice weekly
methotrexate
Methotrexate 15-25 mg/week
placebo
Placebo, sc twice weekly

Primary Outcomes

Measure
ACR20 responder at last treatment visit
time frame: Week 24

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants at least 20 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: 1. Male or female patients aged ≥ 20 years old; 2. Patient meet ACR criteria for rheumatoid arthritis over 6 month duration; 3. Patient with active disease at the time of screening as defined by six or more swollen joints and six or more tender joints; 4. Presence of at least one of the following criteria: - Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) ≥ 28 mm/h, - C-Reactive Protein (CRP) ≥ 10 mg/L, 5. RA functional class I, II, or III; 6. Patients have been treated on methotrexate for at least 3 month, and maintained at stable dose of 15-25 mg/week for at least 8 weeks; MTX low dose as 10 mg per week is allowed for patients who had a documented history of constitutional symptoms at higher doses. 7. Patient is willing and able to comply with study procedures and sign informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: 1. Active autoimmune disease (other than RA) requiring immunosuppressive therapy; 2. In the opinion of the investigator, the patient shows persistent signs of immunosuppression; 3. Known hypersensitivity to etanercept or ENIA11 or any of its components; 4. Previous unsuccessful treatment with etanercept, anti-TNF monoclonal antibodies or a soluble TNF receptor (e.g., infliximab); 5. Suspected or diagnosed pulmonary tuberculosis, or other chronic or current infectious disease at discretion of investigator; 6. Patients who have a history or evidence of a medical condition that would expose them to an undue risk of a significant adverse event during the course of the trial, including but not limited to hepatic, renal, respiratory, cardiovascular, endocrine, immune, neurological, hematological, gastrointestinal or psychiatric disease as determined by the clinical judgment of the investigator; 7. Patients with any of the following laboratory abnormalities: ALT/AST > 3 times ULN, creatinine > 2 mg/dl, WBC < 3,000/mm3, Hgb < 8.5 g/dL, platelet count < 100,000/mm3; 8. Patients have received live attenuated vaccination program within 3 months or BCG vaccine within 12 months prior enrollment; 9. Female patient of childbearing potential who: - is lactating; or - has positive urine pregnancy test at Visit 1; or - refuse to adopt reliable method of contraception during the study; 10. Diagnosis of primary fibromyalgia or other joint inflammatory disease including but not limited to gout, reactive arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, seronegative spondyloarthropathy, Lyme disease; 11. Known or suspected positive serology for human immunodeficiency, hepatitis B or C virus; 12. Patient has received any investigational agent within 28 days or 5 half-lives, whichever is longer, prior to the first dose of investigational product; 13. Patient has history of substance abuse, drug addiction or alcoholism; 14. Patient who have had participated in prior phase I/II clinical trial.

Additional Information

Official title A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group, Multicentre, Phase III Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of ENIA11 in Combination With Methotrexate Versus Methotrexate Alone in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
Principal investigator Joung-Liang Lan, PHD
Description The objectives of the study are to evaluate the efficacy and safety of ENIA11 in combination with methotrexate versus methotrexate alone in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. This is a multi-center, double-blind, randomized, parallel-group, placebo-controlled study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of ENIA11 in combination with methotrexate versus methotrexate alone in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Subject participation duration: A total of 28 weeks, including: 2 weeks of screening, 24 weeks of treatment and 2 weeks of follow-up
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in April 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by TSH Biopharm Corporation Limited.