Long-term Trial on Growth Hormone Deficiency in Adults (GHDA)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00184743
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: June 28, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
  Purpose

This trial is conducted in Japan. To investigate the long-term efficacy as assessed by change in fat mass and safety after 48 weeks of treatment of Growth Hormone in adults with Growth Hormone Deficiency, comparing two different treatment regiments.


Condition Intervention Phase
Growth Hormone Disorder
Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency
Drug: somatropin
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Investigation of the Efficacy and Safety of NN-220 for 48 Weeks in Adults With Growth Hormone Deficiency

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Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percent change in truncal fat (kg) [ Time Frame: from the baseline to the end of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse events [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in Total body fat, Total LBM, etc. from the baseline to the end of treatment [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Lipid-related laboratory tests (total cholesterol, HDL-cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol, and triglyceride) [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • FPG, insulin, and HbA1C [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • IGF-I SDS, IGFBP-3 SDS, and IGF-I/IGFBP-3 molar ratio [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Clinical laboratory tests [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 112
Study Start Date: December 2003
Study Completion Date: December 2005
Primary Completion Date: December 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 66 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who completed GHLiquid-1518.
  • If the subject has a history of treatment for a tumor of pituitary or peripheral site, two years or more have to be passed since completion of surgery, radiotherapy or other treatment, and recurrence of the underlying disease to be excluded.
  • Appropriate replacement therapy has been administered for more than 24 weeks for the treatment of other pituitary hormone deficiencies.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject with a history of acromegaly.
  • Subject with diabetes mellitus.
  • Subject suffering from malignancy.
  • Several medical conditions
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00184743

Locations
Japan
Kobe city, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Investigators
Study Director: Yoshihisa Ogawa Novo Nordisk Pharma Ltd.
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided by Novo Nordisk A/S

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Public Access to Clinical Trials, Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00184743     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GHLIQUID-1519, JapicCTI-050133
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: June 28, 2012
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dwarfism, Pituitary
Endocrine System Diseases
Dwarfism
Bone Diseases, Developmental
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Bone Diseases, Endocrine
Hypopituitarism
Pituitary Diseases
Hypothalamic Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases

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