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Effect of Two Iron Preparations on Protein in the Urine

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00354692
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 20, 2006
Last Update Posted : August 14, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Watson Pharmaceuticals

Brief Summary:
This pilot study will compare the effects of sodium ferric gluconate complex and iron sucrose on urine concentrations of various chemicals including protein

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Kidney Failure, Chronic Anemia, Iron-Deficiency Drug: Sodium Ferric Gluconate and Iron sucrose Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 12 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized Cross-over Pilot Study of the Effect of Sodium Ferric Gluconate Complex vs. Iron Sucrose on Proteinuria in Non-dialysis Chronic Kidney Disease Patients
Study Start Date : June 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2006

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Experimental Drug: Sodium Ferric Gluconate and Iron sucrose

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in urine protein [ Time Frame: 180 minutes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in various urine chemicals [ Time Frame: 180 minutes ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Moderate to severe anemia
  • Iron deficiency
  • Moderate to severe chronic kidney disease
  • Age ≥ 18 or greater and able to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Receiving dialysis
  • Known sensitivity to Sodium Ferric Gluconate Complex in Sucrose Injection, Iron sucrose USP, or any of their components
  • Clinically unstable
  • Indication of iron sufficiency

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United States, California
Glendale, California, United States
United States, Louisiana
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Watson Pharmaceuticals
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Study Director: Adel R. Rizkala, Pharm.D., MS Watson Laboratories, Inc.
Publications of Results:
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Responsible Party: Watson Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00354692    
Other Study ID Numbers: FER0601
First Posted: July 20, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 14, 2012
Last Verified: August 2012
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Renal Insufficiency
Kidney Failure, Chronic
Anemia, Iron-Deficiency
Anemia, Hypochromic
Hematologic Diseases
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Ferric Oxide, Saccharated
Ferric gluconate