Trial Purpose

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of once daily oral inhalation dose of MK-5475 380 µg in participants 40 to 80 years (inclusive) with Pulmonary Hypertension associated with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (PH-COPD).

The primary hypothesis of the study is MK-5475, a soluble Guanylate Cyclase (sGC) stimulator is superior to placebo in increasing 6 Minute Walking Distance (6MWD) from baseline at Week 24.

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NATIONAL TRIAL REFERENCE NUMBER

NCT05612035

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Eligibility

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Conditions

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension

Age Range

40 - 85

Sex

All

About the trial

Current trial phase

Trial Phase 2

In Phase 2 trials, researchers try to find out if a treatment works in about 100 to 500 participants – usually people who have the health condition the treatment is intended to treat. In vaccine trials, the participants are usually healthy. Phase 2 trials may happen in a doctor’s office, a clinic, or a hospital.

Trial start and end dates
  • Trial start date March 16, 2023
  • Estimated primary completion date April 7, 2026
  • Estimated trial completion date March 23, 2028

Trial locations

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What can you do next?

If you think this clinical trial might be a good fit and you are interested in taking part, take the next step to see if you are eligible.

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NATIONAL TRIAL REFERENCE NUMBER

NCT05612035

When you talk with your doctor or clinical trial team member, please have the trial identifier number available.

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