Efficacy and Safety of Low Dose Thalidomide in Transfusion Dependent Thalassemia (Thal-Thalido)
|The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Know the risks and potential benefits of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our disclaimer for details.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03651102|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : August 29, 2018
Last Update Posted : January 30, 2020
Blood Diseases Clinic
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Muhammad Tariq Masood Khan, Blood Diseases Clinic
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Recruiting|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||August 30, 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||January 1, 2021|
Li Y, Ren Q, Zhou Y, Li P, Lin W, Yin X. Thalidomide has a significant effect in patients with thalassemia intermedia. Hematology. 2018 Jan;23(1):50-54. doi: 10.1080/10245332.2017.1354427. Epub 2017 Jul 18.
Ren Q, Zhou YL, Wang L, Chen YS, Ma YN, Li PP, Yin XL. Clinical trial on the effects of thalidomide on hemoglobin synthesis in patients with moderate thalassemia intermedia. Ann Hematol. 2018 Oct;97(10):1933-1939. doi: 10.1007/s00277-018-3395-5. Epub 2018 Jun 22.
Masera N, Tavecchia L, Capra M, Cazzaniga G, Vimercati C, Pozzi L, Biondi A, Masera G. Optimal response to thalidomide in a patient with thalassaemia major resistant to conventional therapy. Blood Transfus. 2010 Jan;8(1):63-5. doi: 10.2450/2009.0102-09.
Ricchi P, Costantini S, Spasiano A, De Dominicis G, Di Matola T, Cinque P, Ammirabile M, Marsella M, Filosa A. The long-term and extensive efficacy of low dose thalidomide in a case of an untransfusable patient with Non-Transfusion-Dependent Thalassemia. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2016 Mar;57:97-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2016.01.003. Epub 2016 Jan 16.
Aguilar-Lopez LB, Delgado-Lamas JL, Rubio-Jurado B, Perea FJ, Ibarra B. Thalidomide therapy in a patient with thalassemia major. Blood Cells Mol Dis. 2008 Jul-Aug;41(1):136-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2008.03.001. Epub 2008 Apr 24.
Chen J, Zhu W, Cai N, Bu S, Li J, Huang L. Thalidomide induces haematologic responses in patients with β-thalassaemia. Eur J Haematol. 2017 Nov;99(5):437-441. doi: 10.1111/ejh.12955. Epub 2017 Sep 27.
Fard AD, Hosseini SA, Shahjahani M, Salari F, Jaseb K. Evaluation of Novel Fetal Hemoglobin Inducer Drugs in Treatment of β-Hemoglobinopathy Disorders. Int J Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Res. 2013;7(3):47-54. Review.