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Low and Conventional Dose of Somatropin in Growth Hormone Deficient Adult Patients

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
University of Naples
University of Padua
University of Milan
University of Pisa
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00570011
First received: December 7, 2007
Last updated: December 10, 2007
Last verified: December 2007

December 7, 2007
December 10, 2007
June 1997
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Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 (PAI-1) and tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA) as a function of changes in insulin levels was investigated. [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
Same as current
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Serum concentrations of Leptin, Insulin, IGFBP1, IGFBP2, IGF2 [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
Same as current
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Low and Conventional Dose of Somatropin in Growth Hormone Deficient Adult Patients
Efficacy of Two Different Dose Regimens of Somatropin in Growth Hormone Deficient Adult Patients

An international study in which patients with GHD were randomized to receive somatropin at a dose of either 3 microg/kg/day or 6 microg/kg/day for the first three months. The dose was then doubled (6 microg/kg/day, LD or 12 microg/kg/day, CD) for the next three-months.

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Interventional
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Drug: Somatropin
    3 microg/kg/day for the first three months.The dose was then doubled (6 microg/kg/day) for the next three-months.
    Other Name: LLY137998
  • Drug: Somatropin
    6 microg/kg/day for the first three months. The dose was then doubled (12 microg/kg/day) for the next three-months.
    Other Name: LLY137998
  • Experimental: 1
    Intervention: Drug: Somatropin
  • Experimental: 2
    Intervention: Drug: Somatropin
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
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December 1998
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Inclusion Criteria:

Patients may be included in the study only if they meet all of the following criteria:

  1. Adult males and females with GHD, arising during adult life from pituitary ablation or failure, onset of GHD have taken place at least 1 year before entering the study, or,
  2. Adult males and females with GHD either idiopathic or secondary to pituitary disease arising in childhood.
  3. Demonstrated GHD as documented by a negative response to a standard GH stimulation test within the last 5 years previous year (see Section 3.4.3, part b). Maximal peak must be less than 3.0 ng/ml.
  4. Receiving replacement for other deficient hormones for at least 3 months prior to the start of the study, where necessary.
  5. Have given informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

Patients will be excluded from the study for any of the following reasons:

  1. Patients with clinically significant pulmonary, cardiac, hepatic, renal or neuromuscular disease or with chromosomal or genetic malformation syndromes.
  2. Patients who have any evidence of an active tumorous process. Intercranial lesions must be inactive and any antitumour therapy must be complete.
  3. Pregnant women and lactating females or women who decide to become pregnant during the study and who are not taking adequate contraceptives.
  4. Patients thought unlikely to comply with the protocol.
  5. Patients taking an investigational drug in the previous month.
Both
18 Years and older
No
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United States
 
NCT00570011
822, B9R-EW-GDED
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Eli Lilly and Company
  • University of Naples
  • University of Padua
  • University of Milan
  • University of Pisa
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1-877-285-4559) or 1-317-615-4559 Mon - Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
Eli Lilly and Company
December 2007

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