Progesterone for the Management of Preterm, Premature Rupture of the Membranes: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01050647|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 15, 2010
Results First Posted : April 17, 2018
Last Update Posted : April 9, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pregnancy Complications||Drug: 17-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Other: Caster Oil injections||Phase 1 Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||21 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Progesterone for the Management of Preterm, Premature Rupture of the Membranes: A Randomized Controlled Trial.|
|Study Start Date :||February 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2015|
Active Comparator: 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate
Weekly injections of 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate until patient reached 34 completed weeks of gestation
Drug: 17-Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate
Weekly injections of 17-hydroxyprogesterone caproate.
Other Name: Active study drug
Placebo Comparator: Castor oil injections
Weekly injections of Caster Oil (placebo)
Other: Caster Oil injections
Weekly injection of Caster Oil (Placebo) until patient reached 34 weeks gestation.
Other Name: Placebo
- Number of Participants With Achievement of 34 Weeks Gestation [ Time Frame: From enrollment until delivery, an average of 34 weeks ]Delayed delivery until 34 weeks gestation.
- Number of Participants With Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome [ Time Frame: From delivery until neonatal hospital discharge, assessed up to 2 months ]
- Number of Participants With Neonatal Grade III - IV Intraventricular Hemorrhage [ Time Frame: From delivery until neonatal hospital discharge, assessed up to 2 months ]
- Number of Participants With Neonatal Necrotizing Enterocolitis [ Time Frame: From delivery to neonatal discharge, assessed up to 2 months ]
- Neonatal Length of NICU and Total Hospital Stay Assessed as Number of Days [ Time Frame: From birth to discharge form delivery hospital, assessed up to 2 months ]
- Length of Latency Assessed as Number of Days [ Time Frame: From rupture of membranes until delivery, assessed up to 34 weeks of gestation ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01050647
|United States, California|
|Santa Clara Valley Medical Center|
|San Jose, California, United States, 95128|
|Stanford University School of Medicine|
|Stanford, California, United States, 94305|
|Principal Investigator:||Yasser Y El-Sayed, MD||Stanford University|