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|Eligible Ages||18 Years - 85 Years|
Inclusion Criteria:1. Signed Informed Consent 2. Diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis by high resolution CT scan performed in the 6 months prior to screening associated with one of the following conditions and confirmed using guidelines, as per American Thoracic Society (ATS) / European Respiratory Society (ERS) / Japanese Respiratory Society (JRS) / Latin American Thoracic Association (ALAT): Major IIPs (idiopathic interstitial pneumonias) diagnosis or suspected as one of the following:
- - Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis - Idiopathic nonspecific interstitial pneumonia - Respiratory bronchiolitis-interstitial lung disease - Desquamative interstitial pneumonia - Cryptogenic organizing pneumonia - Acute interstitial pneumonia - Rare IIPs diagnosis by one of the following: - Idiopathic lymphoid interstitial pneumonia - Idiopathic pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis - Unclassifiable idiopathic interstitial pneumonias Chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis Occupational lung disease 3.
Exclusion Criteria:1. Demonstrate symptomatic rebound defined as significant cardiopulmonary instability, such as systemic arterial oxygen desaturation, hypoxemia, bradycardia, tachycardia, systemic hypotension, shortness of breath, near-syncope, and syncope, occurring within 1 hour of acute iNO during rebound testing 2. Episodes of disease worsening within 1 month prior to Baseline/Randomization 3. Use of any PAH-specific medications regardless of reason for use 4. Acute or chronic physical impairment (other than dyspnea due to PF) that would limit the ability to comply with study procedures or adherence to therapy (i.e., 6MWT), including carrying and wearing the pulsed delivery device per study protocol, or medical problem(s) likely to preclude completion of the study 5. Pregnant or breastfeeding females at Screening 6. Administered L-arginine within 1 month prior to Screening 7. The concurrent use of the INOpulse device with a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), Bilevel positive airway pressure (BPAP), or any other positive pressure device. 8. Use of investigational drugs or devices within 1 month prior to Screening (other than acute vasodilator testing with iNO) 9. Any underlying medical or psychiatric condition that, in the opinion of the Investigator, makes the subject an unsuitable candidate for the study including unable to complete 6MWT. 10. Any subject who has been enrolled in any previous clinical study with inhaled NO administered through pulse delivery 11. In the last 6 months prior to screening, evidence of any connective tissue disease with FVC > 60% unless there is evidence of moderate to severe fibrosis on CT scan in the opinion of the Investigator 12. Evidence of clinically significant Combined Pulmonary Fibrosis and Emphysema (CPFE) if > 15% of lung fields by CT scan show evidence of emphysema in the opinion of the Investigator
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|Bellerophon Pulse Technologies|
The person who is responsible for the scientific and technical direction of the entire clinical study.
|Hunter Gillies, MD|
|Principal Investigator Affiliation||Bellerophon Therapeutics|
Category of organization(s) involved as sponsor (and collaborator) supporting the trial.
The disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury that is being studied.
|Pulmonary Fibrosis, Pulmonary Hypertension|
A phase 2b, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled dose escalation clinical study to assess the safety and efficacy of pulsed, inhaled nitric oxide (iNO) versus placebo in subjects with and without pulmonary hypertension associated with pulmonary fibrosis on long term oxygen therapy (Part 1 and Part 2).
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