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A Pharmacokinetics Study of MultiHance in Pediatric Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00411931
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 15, 2006
Last Update Posted : January 11, 2008
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Compare relative exposure in the younger age group in order to supplement the PK profile already determined in older children and adults

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Central Nervous System Pathology Drug: Multihance Phase 1

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 15 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: A Clinical Investigation of the Pharmacokinetics and Safety of MultiHance in Patients From 2-5 Years of Age Undergoing A Clinical Indicated MRI of the CNS
Study Start Date : September 2006
Primary Completion Date : December 2007
Study Completion Date : December 2007

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Arms and Interventions

Intervention Details:
    Drug: Multihance
    0.5M administered as a single injection

Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Assess the blood PK of Multihance in patients from 2 to 5 years of age [ Time Frame: up to 24 hours post dose ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Evaluate the safety of Multihance in patients from 2 to 5 years of age [ Time Frame: through 72 hours post dose ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 5 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female between 2 and 5 years of age
  • Obtained informed consent from patient's parent or guardian
  • Obtain assent when applicable according to local law
  • Known or suspected disease of the central nervous system (brain or spine)
  • Referred for MRI of the brain or spine requiring an injection of an MR contrast agent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindications to MR examination
  • Undergoing MRI in an emergency situation
  • Known allergy to one or more ingredients in the contrast agent or history of hypersensitivity to gadolinium or metals
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Likely to undergo an invasive examination within 72 hours after administration of the investigational product
Contacts and Locations

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00411931


Locations
Poland
Krakow, Poland
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
Investigators
Study Director: Gianpaolo Pirovano, M. D. Bracco Diagnostics, Inc
More Information

Responsible Party: Gianpaolo Pirovano, MD, Executive Director, Corporate Medical Development, Bracco Diagnostics, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00411931     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MH 119
First Posted: December 15, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 11, 2008
Last Verified: January 2008