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Study Name: PharmaNAC Phase 2b: N-Acetylcysteine Effects in CF
Study Type: Interventional
Intervention Category: Anti-Inflammatory
Study Sponsor: Conrad, Carol

Funding for this trial has been provided in full or in part by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, Inc.
Study Phase: 2
Recruitment Status: Trial Completed
Study Drug(s): N-Acetylcystiene (Oral)
Number of Participants Being Recruited: 70
Single / Multi-Center: Multi-Center
STUDY BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
This study will look at the effects of an investigational product called N-acetylcysteine (NAC) on the basic processes that cause inflammation in CF lung disease. We hope to learn more about the causes of lung disease in cystic fibrosis by studying the characteristics of the inflammation in the lungs of patients who have CF.
ELIGIBILITY
Age: >= 7 Years
FEV1: 40 - 85 Percent Predicted
P. aeruginosa status: Not applicable
B. cepacia status: Not applicable
Other Primary Eligibility Requirements:

Note: Detailed eligibility criteria information may be available on clinicaltrials.gov. If a specific trial listing for this trial is available, a link to the specific clinicaltrials.gov listing will be present in the "More Information" section below.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Sponsor Contact Information: Hocevar-Trnka, Jasna
(206) 884-7527
jasna.hocevar-trnka@seattlechildrens.org
Trial Specific Link on ClinicalTrials.gov: http://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00809094?term=nac+and+cystic+fibrosis&rank=1
Clinical Research Terms Glossary: Click here
PARTICIPATING SITES:
The sites listed below are currently recruiting subjects. Please note that this list generally lists either the pediatric or adult program but not both even though both programs may be recruiting subjects. Also, this list does not include sites that may be participating in the study but are not yet open for recruitment. If you are interested in this study please contact your center for more information.
AL
  • The Children's Hospital/University of Alabama at Birmingham (Pediatric), Birmingham, AL, 35233
    Contact Information:
        Hathorne, Heather
        Phone: (205) 638-9568
        Email: hhathorne@peds.uab.edu
CA
  • Stanford University Medical Center (Pediatric), Palo Alto, CA, 94304
    Contact Information:
        Dunn, Colleen
        Phone: (650) 736-0388
        Email: cedunn@stanford.edu
CO
  • National Jewish Health (Adult), Denver, CO, 80206
    Contact Information:
        Jones, Marion
        Phone: (303) 398-1265
        Email: jonesm@njhealth.org
CT
  • Yale University School of Medicine (Pediatric), New Haven, CT, 06520
    Contact Information:
        Young, Jane
        Phone: (203) 785-5852
        Email: jane.young@yale.edu
FL
  • University of Florida (Pediatric), Gainesville, FL, 32610
    Contact Information:
        Baker, Dawn
        Phone: (352) 273-5417
        Email: bakerdj@peds.ufl.edu
NC
  • Duke University Medical Center (Pediatric), Durham, NC, 27710
    Contact Information:
        West, Miranda
        Phone: (919) 684-2281
        Email: miranda.west@duke.edu
NY
  • Columbia University, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program (Adult), New York City, NY, 10032
    Contact Information:
        DiMango, Emily
        Phone: (212) 305-0290
        Email: ead3@columbia.edu
PA
  • Hershey Medical Center Pennsylvania State University (Pediatric), Hershey, PA, 17033
    Contact Information:
        Kitch, Diane
        Phone: (717) 531-5646
        Email: dkitch@psu.edu
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania (Pediatric), Philadelphia, PA, 19104
    Contact Information:
        Kubrak, Christina
        Phone: (267) 426-5135
        Email: kubrak@email.chop.edu
  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC (Pediatric), Pittsburgh, PA, 15213
    Contact Information:
        Hartigan, Elizabeth
        Phone: (412) 692-7060
        Email: elizabeth.hartigan@chp.edu
UT
  • Intermountain Cystic Fibrosis Center (Pediatric), Salt Lake City, UT, 84132
    Contact Information:
        Vroom, Jane
        Phone: (801) 587-7458
        Email: jane.vroom@hsc.utah.edu
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