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Bioequivalence Study for Metoprolol Succinate ER Tablets 50 mg Under Fasting Condition

Information source: Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on August 23, 2015
Link to the current ClinicalTrials.gov record.

Condition(s) targeted: Healthy

Intervention: Metoprolol Succinate (Drug)

Phase: Phase 1

Status: Completed

Sponsored by: Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited

Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
Dr. P. Vijaya Lakshmi, Clinical Investigator, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: Bioserve Clinical Research Private Limited


The purpose of this study is to monitor adverse events, safety and tolerance Metoprolol Succinate Extended-Release Tablets 50 mg under fasting conditions

Clinical Details

Official title: An Open Label, Balanced, Randomized, Two-treatment, Two-period, Two Sequence, Single Dose, Crossover, Oral Bioequivalence Study of Metoprolol Succinate Extended-Release Tablets 50 mg of Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited, India Comparing With That of TOPROL-XL (Containing Metoprolol Succinate) Extended-Release Tablets 50 mg of AstraZeneca LP Wilmington, DE in Healthy, Adult, Human Subjects Under Fasting Conditions

Study design: Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Bio-equivalence Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Primary outcome: Area under curve (AUC)

Detailed description: An open label, balanced, randomized, two-treatment, two-period, two sequence, single dose, crossover, oral bioequivalence study of Metoprolol Succinate Extended-Release tablets 50 mg of Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited,under fasting conditions


Minimum age: 18 Years. Maximum age: 45 Years. Gender(s): Both.


Inclusion Criteria: Subjects were selected based on the following inclusion criteria:

- Provide written informed consent.

- Must be healthy, adult, human beings between 18 and 45 years of age(both inclusive)

weighing at least 50 kg.

- Having a body mass index between 18. 5 and 24. 9 (both inclusive),calculated as weight

in Kg/height in m2

- Must be of normal health as determined by medical history, physical examination and

laboratory investigation performed within 28 days prior to the commencement of the study.(Laboratory values must be within normal limits or considered by the physician/investigator to be of no clinical significance).

- Female Subjects of child bearing potential practicing an acceptable method of birth

control for the duration of the study as judged by the investigator (s),such as condoms, foams, jellies, diaphragm, intrauterine device (IUD), or abstinence.

- surgically sterile (bilateral tubal ligation, bilateral oophorectomy, or hysterectomy

has been performed on the subject) Exclusion Criteria: The subjects were excluded based on the following criteria during screening and during the study:

- Incapable of understanding the informed consent.

- Systolic blood pressure less than 90 mm of Hg or more than 140 mm of Hg.

- Diastolic blood pressure less than 60 mm of Hg or more than 90 mm of Hg.

- Oral temperature is below 95. 0°F or above 98. 6°F.

- Pulse rate below 50/min or above 100/min.

- History of hypersensitivity or idiosyncratic reaction to investigational drug product

or any other related drugs.

- Any evidence of impairment of renal, hepatic, cardiac, lung or gastrointestinal


- Consumption of grapefruit for the past ten days prior to the check-in, in each


- Habit of tobacco chewing.

- Habit of alcoholism and difficulty in abstaining from alcohol during the sample

collection period.

- Regular smoker who has a habit of smoking more than nine cigarettes per day and has

difficulty in abstaining from smoking during sample collection period.

- Difficulty in abstaining from xanthine containing food or beverages (like tea,

coffee, chocolates and cola drinks) during the sample collection period.

- Intake of over the counter (OTC) or prescribed medications and enzyme modifying

medication or systemic medication for the last 30 days before dosing.

- Clinically significant abnormalities and lor with significant diseases.

- Confirmed positive in alcohol screening.

- Confirmed positive in selected drug of abuse.

- Participated in any other clinical investigation using experimental drug/donated

blood in past 90 days before the date of start of study.

- Confirmed positive in urine pregnancy test.

- Female detected to be pregnant, breast feeding or who is likely to become pregnant

during the study.

Locations and Contacts

Bioserve Clinical Research Private Limited, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh 500 037, India
Additional Information

Starting date: January 2011
Last updated: September 27, 2012

Page last updated: August 23, 2015

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