Advances in Therapy Journal Impact Factor & Information

Publisher: Springer Verlag

Journal description

Advances in Therapy is an international peer reviewed journal dedicated to the rapid publication of studies in clinical medicine, including research on existing drugs and drugs in development across a range of therapeutic areas. The journal is of interest to a broad audience of pharmaceutical and healthcare professionals and publishes original research papers, drug reviews, case reports and other contributions to drug therapy, diagnosis, instrtumentation and related fields.

Current impact factor: 2.27

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2016
2014 Impact Factor 2.272
2013 Impact Factor 2.438
2012 Impact Factor 2.125
2011 Impact Factor 2.105
2010 Impact Factor 1.668
2009 Impact Factor 0.936
2008 Impact Factor 0.973
2007 Impact Factor 0.719
2006 Impact Factor 0.712
2005 Impact Factor 0.667
2004 Impact Factor 0.829
2003 Impact Factor 1.047
2002 Impact Factor 0.828
2001 Impact Factor 0.468
2000 Impact Factor 0.896
1999 Impact Factor 0.403
1998 Impact Factor 0.385
1997 Impact Factor 0.408
1996 Impact Factor 0.301
1995 Impact Factor 0.169
1994 Impact Factor 0.324
1993 Impact Factor 0.115

Impact factor over time

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Additional details

5-year impact 2.13
Cited half-life 4.90
Immediacy index 0.44
Eigenfactor 0.00
Article influence 0.61
Website Advances in Therapy website
ISSN 1865-8652
OCLC 220889595
Material type Series, Periodical
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

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    ABSTRACT: Introduction: The aim of this study was to investigate whether the efficacy of liraglutide observed in randomized controlled trials translates into therapeutic benefits in the French population during routine clinical practice. Methods: This observational, prospective, multicenter study included 3152 adults with type 2 diabetes who had recently started or were about to start liraglutide treatment. During 2 years of follow-up, an evaluation of the reasons for prescribing liraglutide, maintenance dose of liraglutide, changes in combined antidiabetic treatments, level of glycemic control, change in body weight and body mass index (BMI), patient satisfaction with diabetes treatment and safety of liraglutide were investigated. The primary study endpoint was the proportion of patients still receiving liraglutide and presenting with HbA1c <7.0% after 2 years of follow-up. Results: At the end of the study, 29.5% of patients maintained liraglutide treatment and reached the HbA1c target. Mean (±SD) HbA1c, fasting plasma glucose concentration, body weight and BMI were significantly reduced from baseline [8.46% (±1.46) to 7.44% (±1.20); 180 (±60) to 146 (±44) mg/dL; 95.2 (±20.0) to 91.1 (±19.6) kg; 34.0 (±7.2) to 32.5 (±6.9) kg/m(2); respectively, all P < 0.0001]. Patient treatment satisfaction increased, with the mean diabetes treatment satisfaction questionnaire status version score increasing from 22.17 (±7.64) to 28.55 (±5.79), P < 0.0001. The main adverse event type was gastrointestinal, with a frequency of 10.9%, and the percentage of patients suffering ≥1 hypoglycemic episode decreased from 6.9% to 4.4%. Conclusion: The results of the EVIDENCE study suggest that the effectiveness of liraglutide in real-world clinical practice is similar to that observed in randomized controlled trials. Funding: Novo Nordisk A/S. Trial registration: identifier, NCT01226966.
    Advances in Therapy 10/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0245-x
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    ABSTRACT: Introduction: This large multicenter study aimed to assess the impact of the use of multimedia tools on the duration and the quality of the conversation between healthcare providers (urologists, radiotherapists and nurses) and their patients. Methods: 30 urological centers in Belgium used either videos or other instructive tools in their consultation with prostate cancer patients. Each consultation was evaluated for duration and quality using a visual analog scale. Results: In total, 905 patient visits were evaluated: 447 without and 458 with video support. During consultations with video support, an average of 2.3 videos was shown. Video support was judged to be practical and to improve the quality of consultations, without loss of time, regardless of patient age or stage of disease management (p > 0.05). Conclusion: Healthcare providers indicate that the use of videos improved patient comprehension about prostate cancer, as well as the quality information exchange, without increasing consultation time. The use of video material was feasible in daily practice, and was easy to understand, relevant and culturally appropriate, even for the most elderly men. Multimedia education also helped to empower men to actively participate in their healthcare and treatment discussions. Funding: Ipsen NV.
    Advances in Therapy 09/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0248-7
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    ABSTRACT: Introduction: Combining long-acting muscarinic antagonists (LAMAs) and long-acting β2-agonists (LABAs) is beneficial in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), as the two classes of bronchodilator have complementary modes of action. The optimal dose for the fixed-dose combination of the LAMA tiotropium and the LABA olodaterol needed to be determined. In this phase II trial, the dose response of tiotropium on top of olodaterol was investigated in a free-dose combination, while other phase II studies have explored different doses of olodaterol on top of tiotropium, with both drugs delivered using the Respimat(®) inhaler. Methods: This was a double-blind incomplete crossover trial in which 233 patients with moderate or severe COPD were randomized to receive four out of eight free-dose combinations of olodaterol (5 or 10 µg) and tiotropium (1.25, 2.5, or 5 µg) or placebo for 4 weeks each. Primary end point was trough forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV1) change from baseline (response) after 4 weeks. Results: Addition of tiotropium 1.25, 2.5, and 5 µg to olodaterol 5 µg increased mean trough FEV1 response by 0.054, 0.065, and 0.084 L, respectively; addition of tiotropium 1.25, 2.5, and 5 µg to olodaterol 10 µg increased mean trough FEV1 response by 0.051, 0.083, and 0.080 L, respectively. All treatments were well tolerated and incidence of adverse events was similar with all treatments. Conclusions: Overall, a dose response for tiotropium on top of both doses of olodaterol was observed, with increasing improvements in trough FEV1 compared to olodaterol alone as the tiotropium dose was increased. Funding: Boehringer Ingelheim. Trial registration: number, NCT01040403.
    Advances in Therapy 09/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0239-8
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    ABSTRACT: Funding: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C) (KAKENHI 23590707, 24590722, and 26460694) from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
    Advances in Therapy 09/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0240-2
  • Advances in Therapy 09/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0241-1
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    ABSTRACT: Introduction: This study investigated the mRNA expression pattern and distribution of 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) receptors 5-HT2A, 5-HT2B, 5-HT3A, 5-HT4, and 5-HT7 within the urothelium and detrusor of normal bladder tissue and in the urothelium of bladders from patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Methods: Normal urinary bladder specimens were obtained from 13 patients undergoing radical cystectomy due to bladder cancer (normal group) and BPH specimens were obtained from 27 benign prostatic obstruction patients receiving transurethral prostatectomy or retropubic prostatectomy. Receptor subtype mRNA expression was determined by real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction on urothelium, detrusor, and whole mucosal preparations. Receptor distribution was determined by immunohistochemistry. Results: In normal tissues, expressions of 5-HT2B and 5-HT7 receptor mRNAs in the urothelium, detrusor, and whole mucosa were greater than the average expression for all receptor subtype mRNAs. 5-HT2B receptor protein was distributed in the apical urothelium and among the detrusor smooth muscle layers. In contrast, the 5-HT7 receptors were within the urothelium middle cell layers and detrusor smooth muscle cells. The expression pattern of each 5-HT receptor subtype mRNA within the BPH urothelium was similar to that in the normal urothelium. The expression level of 5-HT2A receptor mRNA in the BPH group was significantly lower than the normal group; however, the expressions of both 5-HT3A and 5-HT7 mRNAs were significantly higher. The expressions of both 5-HT2B and 5-HT4 mRNAs were not significantly different between the normal and BPH groups. Conclusion: In normal urinary bladders, the expressions of both 5-HT2B and 5-HT7 mRNAs were higher compared to the 5-HT2A, 5-HT3A, and 5-HT4 mRNAs. The distributions of 5-HT2B and 5-HT7 receptors were different in the urothelium and detrusor layers. The 5-HT3A and 5-HT7 receptor mRNAs in the BPH group were significantly higher compared to the normal urothelium, while the 5-HT2A mRNA was significantly lower. Funding: Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation.
    Advances in Therapy 09/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0242-0
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    ABSTRACT: Introduction: Advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) shows a propensity for extending into the tributaries of the renal veins, which poses a notable surgical challenge. In this study we addressed the question as to whether patients with RCC and vein involvement can be identified as having a significant risk of immediate death associated with surgery preoperatively. Materials and methods: A total of 118 patients with RCC and vein involvement from February 1999 until November 2012 were evaluated. The association of early mortality within 60 days after the intervention was tested with various covariates including: age, body mass index (BMI), preoperative serum C-reactive protein, preoperative serum creatinine, preoperative hemoglobin level, tumor diameter, suspicion of metastasis on prior computed tomography, documented cardiac insufficiency, extent of vein invasion, prior myocardial infarction, TNM stage, American Society of Anesthesiologists score, New York Heart Association classification and Karnofsky index. A multiple logistic regression model was used to test all risk factors including the combination of an elevated BMI with an impaired Karnofsky index with all covariates. Results: A total of 17 patients died within 60 days after the operation with most patients dying from cardio-embolic complications during the first two quartiles of the observation, while later deaths were mostly attributable to sequelae of surgical complications. None of the tested risk factors were significantly associated with early mortality in the logistic regression model. The presence of an elevated BMI (≥30 kg/m(2)) in combination with a Karnofsky index ≤70% predicted early death in univariate (p = 0.006) and multivariate analysis (p = 0.023). Death rates for patients with BMI <30 kg/m(2) and Karnofsky index >70%, BMI ≥ 30 kg/m(2) or Karnofsky index ≤70%, BMI ≥30 kg/m(2) and Karnofsky index ≤70% were 5%, 14.8% and 37.5%, respectively. Conclusion: The risk of early death is dramatically elevated to more than one-third of cases with elevated BMI and unfavorable Karnofsky index in patients with RCC and vein involvement. Patients need to be counseled in this regard especially when planning cytoreductive treatment without curative intent.
    Advances in Therapy 09/2015; DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0235-z
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    ABSTRACT: Introduction: Inflammatory autoimmune diseases (rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, psoriasis, and psoriatic arthritis) have a considerable impact on patients' quality of life and healthcare budgets. Biosimilar infliximab (Remsima(®)) has been authorized by the European Medicines Agency for the management of inflammatory autoimmune diseases based on a data package demonstrating efficacy, safety, and quality comparable to the reference infliximab product (Remicade(®)). This analysis aims to estimate the 1-year budget impact of the introduction of Remsima in five European countries. Methods: A budget impact model for the introduction of Remsima in Germany, the UK, Italy, the Netherlands, and Belgium was developed over a 1-year time horizon. Infliximab-naïve and switch patient groups were considered. Only direct drug costs were included. The model used the drug-acquisition cost of Remicade. The list price of Remsima was not known at the time of the analysis, and was assumed to be 10-30% less than that of Remicade. Key variables were tested in the sensitivity analysis. Results: The annual cost savings resulting from the introduction of Remsima were projected to range from 2.89 million (Belgium, 10% discount) to 33.80 million (Germany, 30% discount). If any such savings made were used to treat additional patients with Remsima, 250 (Belgium, 10% discount) to 2602 (Germany, 30% discount) additional patients could be treated. The cumulative cost savings across the five included countries and the six licensed disease areas were projected to range from 25.79 million (10% discount) to 77.37 million (30% discount). Sensitivity analyses showed the number of patients treated with infliximab to be directly correlated with projected cost savings, with disease prevalence and patient weight having a smaller impact, and incidence the least impact. Conclusion: The introduction of Remsima could lead to considerable drug cost-related savings across the six licensed disease areas in the five European countries. Funding: Mundipharma International Ltd.
    Advances in Therapy 09/2015; 32(8). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0233-1
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    ABSTRACT: Canagliflozin is a sodium glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitor approved worldwide for the treatment of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). The present study evaluated pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and safety of canagliflozin in Japanese patients with T2DM. Canagliflozin, at doses of 25, 100, 200, or 400 mg, was administered as a single dose and, after a washout of 1 day, in repeated doses for 14 consecutive days to 61 subjects in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Plasma concentrations of canagliflozin and urinary glucose excretion (UGE) were measured, and renal threshold for glucose excretion (RTG) was calculated. Safety was evaluated on the basis of adverse event (AE) reports, blood and urine laboratory parameters, and vital signs. Plasma canagliflozin maximum concentration and area under the concentration-time curve (AUC) values increased in a dose-dependent manner with the time to maximum concentration (t max) of 1.0 h and elimination half-life (t 1/2) of 10.22-13.26 h on Day 1. No significant changes in t max and t 1/2 were observed after multiple-dose administration. The linearity factors, as calculated from the ratios of AUC0-24h on Day 16 to AUC0-∞ on Day 1, were close to 1 in all canagliflozin groups. Canagliflozin increased UGE0-24h (80-110 g/day with canagliflozin ≥100 mg) and decreased RTG from the first day of treatment; these effects were sustained during the entire period of multiple administration. No significant AEs were noted. Urine volume was slightly increased on Day 1, but subsequent changes after repeated doses for 14 days were small. Urinary sodium tended to be higher in the early treatment period, whereas no particular change was observed in serum osmolality and hematocrit. Canagliflozin increased UGE, decreased RTG, and was well tolerated throughout the entire period of multiple administrations in Japanese patients with T2DM. Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation.
    Advances in Therapy 08/2015; 32(8). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0234-0
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    ABSTRACT: The aim of this analysis was to describe in real-world settings the clinical outcomes and safety associated with daptomycin treatment in patients with neutropenia and Gram-positive infections. Patients with an absolute neutrophil count (ANC) ≤1000 cells/mm(3) who received at least one dose of daptomycin between 2006 and 2012 were selected from a non-interventional, multicenter, retrospective registry (European Cubicin(®) Outcome Registry and Experience; EU-CORE(SM)). Of the 6075 patients enrolled in EU-CORE, 446 (7.3%) had an ANC ≤ 1000 cells/mm(3) at baseline or during daptomycin therapy; they were all included in efficacy and safety populations. Half of the patients had severe neutropenia (ANC ≤ 100 cells/mm(3)). Most patients had hematologic malignancy (60.5%), an immunosuppressed state (39.7%) or had undergone a transplant (27.8%). The most common primary infections were bacteremia (42.2%) and complicated skin and soft tissue infection (13.9%). Cultures were positive for 68.6% (254/370) of patients with available culture results; coagulase-negative staphylococci (43.7%; 111/254) and Staphylococcus aureus (18.9%; 48/254) were the most commonly isolated primary pathogens. Median duration of daptomycin therapy was 10.0 (range 1-98) days. Most patients (82.8%) received antibiotics concomitantly with daptomycin; the most common were carbapenems (51.2%), penicillins (42.1%), and aminoglycosides (19.9%). The overall clinical success rate (cured or improved) associated with daptomycin was 77.1%. Adverse events possibly related to daptomycin treatment were reported in seven (1.6%) patients and led to drug discontinuation in 27 (6.1%) patients. The study results suggest that daptomycin is an effective therapeutic option for the treatment of a broad range of Gram-positive infections in patients with neutropenia, and has a good safety profile. This study was funded by Novartis Pharma AG.
    Advances in Therapy 08/2015; 32(8). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0231-3
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    ABSTRACT: Diabetes-related healthcare costs are increasing in the United States, with inpatient hospitalization the largest component of medical expenditures. The aims of this study were to characterize hospitalized type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients, understand the relationship between hospitalization and healthcare costs, and explore treatment modification after inpatient hospitalization. A retrospective cohort analysis of Humana Medicare Advantage and commercial members with T2DM was conducted. T2DM members were identified and assigned to three groups: (1) inpatient hospitalization (IPH) without a 30-day readmit (IPH group); (2) IPH with a 30-day readmission (IPH readmission group); and, (3) matched non-IPH group. Demographics, clinical characteristics, comorbidities and healthcare costs were measured based on enrollment data and claims. Descriptive statistics were used and the relationship between IPH and costs was assessed using generalized linear models. A total of 15,555 IPH patients, 1757 IPH readmission patients, and 17,312 matched non-IPH patients were included in the study. The IPH readmission group had the highest adjusted mean all-cause total costs ($76,806), followed by the IPH group ($42,011), and the non-IPH group ($9624). A similar trend was observed for adjusted all-cause mean medical and pharmacy costs. DM-related total healthcare costs were highest for the IPH readmission group ($13,714), followed by the IPH group ($7477), and non-IPH group ($1620). While overall therapy modification (discontinuation, addition, switch) was low, T2DM patients with an IPH (with or without a readmission) had greater rates of therapy modification relative to the non-IPH patients. Adjusted all-cause and DM-related total costs were greatest for IPH readmission patients. Rates of treatment modification within 10 days of discharge after IPH were generally low. Identifying T2DM patients at high risk of readmission and employing methods to decrease that risk during the index hospitalization could have a significant impact on health system costs. Novo Nordisk.
    Advances in Therapy 07/2015; 32(7). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0223-3
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    ABSTRACT: The present study aimed to identify preoperative factors that predispose the development of subretinal fluid (SRF) following successful macular hole (MH) surgery. Thirty-four eyes of 33 consecutive patients that underwent pars plana vitrectomy for idiopathic full-thickness MH surgery were included in this retrospective study. Best corrected visual acuity (BCVA), and spectral domain-optical coherence tomography (OCT) images were evaluated pre- and postoperatively in all cases. Patient's demographic characteristics, stage of MH, measurements of base diameter and minimum aperture diameter of the MH, preoperative foveal vitreomacular traction and selected intra-operative parameters were correlated with the development of postoperative SRF. Postoperative SRF was observed in 15 cases (48%). Total absorption of SRF was observed in 73% of affected eyes and was most commonly seen between the third and the fifth postoperative month. One patient developed lamellar hole leading to full-thickness MH. Postoperative BCVA was similar between the eyes that did and the eyes that did not develop postoperative SRF (0.31 ± 0.2 vs 0.35 ± 0.2; p ≥ 0.05). Development of postoperative SRF was significantly associated with the presence of preoperative foveal vitreomacular traction (p = 0.048), stage II MH (p = 0.017) and smaller size of the closest distance between the MH edges (p = 0.046). Postoperative SRF is a common occurrence following successful MH surgery. Meticulous evaluation of preoperative clinical and OCT findings may disclose risk factors associated with this condition. Based on our observations, idiopathic holes of early stage appear to be at a higher risk of developing postoperative SRF. This could be a point of interest with the advancing use of enzymatic proteolysis.
    Advances in Therapy 07/2015; 32(7). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0227-z
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    ABSTRACT: This analysis aimed to investigate the effectiveness and safety profile of pirfenidone for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) in clinical practice. Clinical records of patients diagnosed with mild-to-moderate IPF (as per European Medicines Agency indication) and receiving pirfenidone treatment across three centers in Belgium and the Netherlands between April 2011 and October 2013 were retrospectively collected from patient notes at 3-month intervals. Pulmonary function measurements, including % predicted forced vital capacity (%FVC) and % predicted diffusing capacity of the lungs for carbon monoxide (%DLCO), were analyzed from 6 months prior to pirfenidone treatment up to 12 months of treatment. Decline in lung function, defined as an absolute ≥10% decline in FVC from baseline or death at 12 months, was also analyzed. Safety data were included for all follow-up visits. In the pooled cohort (n = 63), patients were mostly men (84.1%) and current or former smokers (79.4%). Average baseline %FVC and %DLCO were 75.0% and 47.9%, respectively. 69.8% of patients had a high-resolution computed tomography scan with a definite usual interstitial pneumonia pattern, and 46% had a surgical lung biopsy. The mean decline in %FVC for 32 patients with available data was 4.8% from -6 months to baseline (p = 0.002) and 0.8% from baseline to 6 months (p = 0.516). Across these time intervals, a lesser decline in DLCO was similarly observed during therapy. At 12 months, ten patients had an %FVC decline ≥10% or died. Loss of appetite (25.3%) and nausea (11.1%) were the most frequent gastrointestinal side effects. Nausea was the most highly cited reason for discontinuation (7.9%). In this clinical practice cohort, pirfenidone showed effectiveness and safety profiles consistent with those seen in the Phase III clinical study ASCEND ( #NCT01366209). These results highlight the challenges and benefits associated with pirfenidone treatment in clinical practice.
    Advances in Therapy 07/2015; 32(7). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0225-1
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    ABSTRACT: Fingolimod 0.5 mg is an orally active sphingosine 1-phosphate receptor modulator approved for use in adults with relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS). The efficacy and safety profile of fingolimod has been well characterized in a large clinical development program. Here, we report the safety and tolerability of fingolimod in relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS) patients from Latin America. A total of 162 patients with RRMS, predominantly from Latin American countries (138/162), were enrolled in this 16-week, single treatment arm, open-label, multi-center study. Unlike the phase III pivotal studies, this study permitted enrollment of patients with controlled diabetes, certain cardiac and pulmonary conditions, older age, and higher baseline Expanded Disability Status Scale. All patients were monitored clinically for a minimum of 6 hours after the first dose. Safety and tolerability assessments were based on adverse events, clinically notable laboratory abnormalities, vital signs, ophthalmic examinations, and electrocardiograms. Overall, the safety and tolerability profile was consistent with that reported previously in phase 3 studies and the FIRST study. Adverse events (AEs) were predominantly mild (n = 49, 35.5%) or moderate (n = 27, 19.6%). Three patients (2.2%) discontinued fingolimod due to AEs. Infections were reported in 33 patients (23.9%) and were predominantly mild in nature (n = 28, 20.3%). Increases in alanine aminotransferase enzymes of ≥3, ≥5 and ≥10 upper limit of normal were reported in five (3.7%), three (2.2%) and one (0.7%) patients, respectively. Hypertension cases (n = 3; 2.2%) did not result in treatment discontinuation and were controlled with antihypertensive therapy. Following first-dose administration, the majority of patients (90.6%) were discharged at 6 h. During the first-dose monitoring, 5 cases of bradycardia were reported; none required extended monitoring or treatment for symptomatic bradycardia. The first dose of fingolimod 0.5 mg was well tolerated in RRMS patients from Latin America. The overall safety profile was clinically manageable and consistent with previous fingolimod studies. Novartis. #NCT01497262.
    Advances in Therapy 07/2015; 32(7). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0224-2
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    ABSTRACT: Small peptides are approved as treatments for type 2 diabetes mellitus and may have utility in metabolic diseases. These peptides often have short half-lives requiring delivery either as a sustained-release formulation or via a device. The opportunity to study their pharmacokinetics using simple solution formulations delivered by continuous subcutaneous infusion may facilitate the drug development process. Here, we investigated the systemic exposure of an exemplar peptide (exenatide) when infused in healthy subjects using a Paradigm(®) Revel™ insulin infusion pump (Medtronic MiniMed). Four infusion regimens were tested: Constant 24-h infusion (16.5 μg/day), constant 7-day infusion (25.5 μg/day in Cohort 2), and two different 7-day escalation regimens (ranging from 7 to 58.5 μg/day in Cohort 1 and 25.5-58.5 μg/day in Cohort 3). While the overall exenatide pharmacokinetics were in line with those expected, the observed within-subject concentration variability was considerable. Our work identifies sources of potential pharmacokinetic variability relating to the method of delivery and the drug's formulation that will be valuable to investigators contemplating the delivery of peptides via insulin infusion pumps. GlaxoSmithKline. number, NCT01857895.
    Advances in Therapy 07/2015; 32(7). DOI:10.1007/s12325-015-0222-4