Meropur Versus rFSH+ rLH in Ovulation Induction Cycles

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Rosanna Apa, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Identifier:
First received: May 21, 2012
Last updated: November 27, 2013
Last verified: November 2013

This study evaluate the effects of different therapies in ovulation induction in Intrauterine Insemination Cycles.

Condition Intervention Phase
Female Infertility
Drug: Meropur 150 a day
Drug: Gonal-f 150 plus Luveris 150
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Catholic University of the Sacred Heart:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of stimulation days, number of follicles > 17mm, hyperstimulation [ Time Frame: twenty days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • pregnancy rate [ Time Frame: six weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: May 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2013
Primary Completion Date: September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: HP-hMG Drug: Meropur 150 a day
one subcutaneous injection a day
Active Comparator: rFSH plus rLH Drug: Gonal-f 150 plus Luveris 150
one subcutaneous injection a day


Ages Eligible for Study:   36 Years to 41 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • women with story of infertility sine causa and mild-moderate male factor

Exclusion Criteria:

  • tubal occlusion,
  • age < 35 years,
  • PCOS,
  • severe male factor
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01604044

Policlinico Agostino Gemelli
Rome, Italy, 00168
Sponsors and Collaborators
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Rosanna Apa, professor, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Identifier: NCT01604044     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Meropur2009
Study First Received: May 21, 2012
Last Updated: November 27, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infertility, Female
Genital Diseases, Male
Genital Diseases, Female processed this record on July 22, 2014