Iron Supplement in the Prevention of Anemia in Female Breast Cancer Patients

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified May 2010 by University of Sao Paulo
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Fundação Faculdade de Medicina
Information provided by:
University of Sao Paulo
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01168505
First received: July 21, 2010
Last updated: November 9, 2010
Last verified: May 2010

July 21, 2010
November 9, 2010
May 2010
May 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Evaluate the efficacy of intravenous iron supplementation in the prevention of anemia in patients receiving (neo)adjuvant breast cancer regimens [ Time Frame: 18 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Anemia prevention defined by hemoglobin levels
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Iron Supplement in the Prevention of Anemia in Female Breast Cancer Patients
The Role of Intravenous Iron to Prevent Anemia in Women With Breast Cancer Receiving (Neo)Adjuvant Chemotherapy

Study to evaluate the efficacy of intravenous iron supplementation in the prevention of anemia in patients receiving (neo)adjuvant breast cancer regimens.

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Interventional
Phase 2
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Breast Cancer
Drug: ferric hydroxide saccharate
single dose of 200 mg (2 ampoules), 24-48 hours after administration of chemotherapy for a total of four doses
Other Name: NORIPURUM
  • No Intervention: no iron supplentation
  • Experimental: iron supplement
    Intervention: Drug: ferric hydroxide saccharate
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
100
May 2014
May 2012   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Women older than 18 years
  2. Patient with operated breast cancer with indication for (NEO)adjuvant therapy
  3. They must have hemoglobin levels within the normal range (> 12g/dL), absence of renal and hepatic dysfunction as assessed by serum levels of urea, creatinine, AST, ALT.
  4. Lack of folic acid deficiency and vitamin B12
  5. Able to provide written informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Use of any oral supplement containing iron;
  2. Patients who have iron overload as defined by serum ferritin> 800 microg / L or transferrin saturation> 40%;
  3. Patients who are pregnant or breastfeeding;
  4. History of active infection or active bleeding except menstruation;
  5. History of HIV or hepatitis B or C - clinically important; -
Female
18 Years and older
No
Contact: PAULO HOFF, MD Prof. ++55-11-38932619 juliana.paula@icesp.org.br
Contact: ROBERTO ARAI, Pharm PHD ++55-11-38932619 roberto.arai@icesp.org.br
Brazil
 
NCT01168505
543/09
No
PAULO MARCELO GEHM HOFF, INSTITUTO DO CANCER DO ESTADO DE SÃO PAULO
University of Sao Paulo
Fundação Faculdade de Medicina
Principal Investigator: Paulo Hoff, MD Professor Instituto do Câncer do Estado de São Paulo
University of Sao Paulo
May 2010

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