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Rasburicase in Tumor Lysis Syndrome

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00302653
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 14, 2006
Last Update Posted : September 25, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Sanofi

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether rasburicase is effective and safety in correcting hyperuricemia.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hyperuricemia Drug: Rasburicase Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 33 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Program of Rasburicase in the Treatment of Hyperuricemia in Children and Adolescent Patients With or at Risk of Tumor Lysis Syndrome.
Study Start Date : February 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2006

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Drug Information available for: Rasburicase

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1
Rasburicase 0,20mg/Kg/Day once a day 3-7 days
Drug: Rasburicase
Rasburicase 0,20mg/Kg/Day once a day 3-7 days




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percentage of patients with uric acid greater-than-normal laboratory levels (hyperuricemia) [ Time Frame: 24-48 hours after last dose of rasburicase ]
  2. Percentage of patients with uric acid greater-than-normal laboratory levels (hyperuricemia) [ Time Frame: 28 (+- 3) days after the last dose of rasburicase ]
  3. Adverse events occurrence [ Time Frame: During the study ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

List of inclusion Criteria:

  • Acute hyperuricemia patients(uric acid>8.0 mg/dl) before/during chemotherapy for hematologic malignancies.

List of exclusion Criteria:

  • Hypersensitivity to uricases or any of the excipients.
  • Known history of hemolytic anemia (G6PD deficiency).

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00302653


Locations
Brazil
Sanofi-aventis administrative office
São Paulo, Brazil
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sanofi
Investigators
Study Director: Jaderson Lima Sanofi-aventis administrative office Brazil

Responsible Party: Medical Affairs Study Director, sanofi-aventis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00302653     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: L_9436
First Posted: March 14, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2009
Last Verified: September 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hyperuricemia
Tumor Lysis Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Lymphatic Diseases
Immunoproliferative Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Rasburicase
Gout Suppressants
Antirheumatic Agents