Descriptive Study of Recombinant Human Insulin-Like Growth Factor for Osteoporosis in Werner's Syndrome
|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. Read our disclaimer for details.|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00004815|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 25, 2000
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2005
I. Assess the safety and efficacy of recombinant human insulin-like growth factor 1 in a patient with Werner's syndrome and osteoporosis.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Werner's Syndrome||Drug: growth hormone|
PROTOCOL OUTLINE: The patient receives subcutaneous recombinant human insulin-like growth factor 1 daily for 7 months. The dose is adjusted according to the serum hormone level and biological markers of bone turnover.
Concurrent therapy includes a metabolic diet, calcium citrate, and estradiol.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||1 participants|
|Study Start Date :||May 1992|
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00004815
|Study Chair:||Craig D. Rubin||University of Texas|