Study of Efficacy and Safety of Twice Daily Oral Iptacopan (LNP023) in Adult PNH Patients Who Are Naive to Complement Inhibitor Therapy

A Multicenter, Single-arm, Open-label Trial to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of Oral, Twice Daily Iptacopan in Adult PNH Patients Who Are Naive to Complement Inhibitor Therapy

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04820530

Novartis Reference Number: CLNP023C12301

Last Update: May 23, 2022

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Study Description

The purpose of this Phase 3 study is to determine whether iptacopan is efficacious and safe for the treatment of PNH patients who are naive to complement inhibitor therapy

Condition 
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
Phase 
Phase 3
Overall status 
Recruiting
Start date 
Jul 19, 2021
Completion date 
Jul 10, 2023
Gender 
All
Age(s)
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)

Interventions

Drug
Iptacopan (LNP023)
Taken orally b.i.d. Dosage supplied: 200mg Dosage form: Hard gelatin capsule Route of Administration: oral

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Male and female participants ≥ 18 years of age with a diagnosis of PNH confirmed by high-sensitivity flow cytometry with clone size ≥ 10%
Mean hemoglobin level <10 g/dL
LDH > 1.5 x Upper Limit of Normal (ULN)
Vaccination against Neisseria meningitidis infection is required prior to the start of study treatment
If not received previously, vaccination against Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae infections should be given

Exclusion Criteria:

Prior treatment with a complement inhibitor, including anti-C5 antibody
Known or suspected hereditary complement deficiency
History of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Patients with laboratory evidence of bone marrow failure (reticulocytes <100x109/L; platelets <30x109/L; neutrophils <0.5x109/L).
Active systemic bacterial, viral (incl. COVID-19)or fungal infection within 14 days prior to study drug administration.
History of recurrent invasive infections caused by encapsulated organisms, e.g. meningococcus or pneumococcus.
Major concurrent comorbidities including but not limited to severe kidney disease (e.g., dialysis), advanced cardiac disease (e.g., NYHA class IV heart failure), severe pulmonary disease (e.g., severe pulmonary hypertension (WHO class IV)), or hepatic disease (e.g., active hepatitis) that in the opinion of the investigator precludes participant's participation in the study.

Other protocol defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply.

Study Locations

China
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Nanjing, 210029
Jiangsu
China
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Tianjin, 300020
Tianjin
China
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Beijing, 100730
-
China
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Tianjin, 300052
-
China
Czech Republic
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Praha 2, 128 20
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
France
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Montpellier cedex 5, 34295
-
France
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Paris Cedex 10, 75475
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France
Japan
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Suita city, 565 0871
Osaka
Japan
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Shinagawa ku, 141 8625
Tokyo
Japan
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Shinjuku-ku, 160-0023
Tokyo
Japan
Korea, Republic of
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Seoul, 03080
-
Korea, Republic of
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Seoul, 06351
-
Korea, Republic of
Malaysia
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Kota Kinabalu, 88586
Sabah
Malaysia
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Kuching, 93586
Sarawak
Malaysia
Singapore
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Singapore, 119228
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Singapore
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
Singapore, 169608
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Singapore
United Kingdom
Novartis Investigative Site
Recruiting
London, SE5 9RS
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United Kingdom

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