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Titles & IDs
Public title
A Study of Administration of Trastuzumab (Herceptin) by a Single-use Injection Device Versus a Handheld Syringe
Scientific title
A Randomized, Open-label, 2-arm, Parallel Group, Single Dose, Multi-center Study in Healthy Male Subjects to Investigate the Comparability of Pharmacokinetics of Trastuzumab Administered Subcutaneously as the Trastuzumab/rHuPH20 Formulation Using a Handheld Syringe or Using the Proprietary Single-use Injection Device (SID)
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Health condition
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Study type
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
Treatment: Drugs - trastuzumab [Herceptin]
Treatment: Drugs - trastuzumab [Herceptin]

Experimental: 1 -

Active Comparator: 2 -

Treatment: Drugs: trastuzumab [Herceptin]
600 mg subcutaneously using a single-use injection device on Day 1

Treatment: Drugs: trastuzumab [Herceptin]
600 mg subcutaneously using a handheld syringe on Day 1

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Treatment: Drugs
Comparator / control treatment
Control group

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Area under plasma concentration curve of trastuzumab
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21 days
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Maximum observed plasma concentration of trastuzumab
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21 days
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Plasma concentration of trastuzumab
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Day 21
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Safety: Incidence of adverse events
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21 weeks

Key inclusion criteria
- Healthy male patients, 18 to 45 years of age, inclusive

- No history of hypersensitivity or allergic reactions following drug administration

- No history of clinically significant or clinically relevant cardiac condition

- No history of previous anticancer treatment

- Body mass index (BMI) between 18-32 kg/m2, inclusive
Minimum age
18 Years
Maximum age
45 Years
Can healthy volunteers participate?
Key exclusion criteria
- Positive test result for drugs of abuse

- Positive test result for hepatitis B, hepatitis C, or HIV 1 or 2

- Systolic blood pressure greater than 140 mmHG or less than 90 mmHG, or diastolic blood
pressure greater than 90 mmHG or less than 50 mmHG

- Clinically significant abnormal laboratory values

Study design
Purpose of the study
Allocation to intervention
Randomised controlled trial
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Masking / blinding
Open (masking not used)
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Phase 1
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Data analysis
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Recruitment in Australia
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New Zealand
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New Zealand
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Funding & Sponsors
Primary sponsor type
Commercial sector/Industry
Hoffmann-La Roche

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Brief summary
This randomized, open-label, parallel, 2-arm, multicenter study will compare the
administration of Herceptin (trastuzumab) with a single-use injection device versus a
handheld syringe in healthy male volunteers. The volunteers will receive a single dose of 600
mg Herceptin. The anticipated time of the study is 21 weeks.
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Principal investigator
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Hoffmann-La Roche
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