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Effect of MAXOMAT ® on the Growth of Small Children to NOONAN's Syndrome

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00452725
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 27, 2007
Last Update Posted : October 5, 2010
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Brief Summary:
  1. Clinical Objective : To improve the growth of these children
  2. Genetic objective : A study of the genetics of the syndrome

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Noonan Syndrome Drug: MAXOMAT ®, biosynthetic growth hormone Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 36 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of the Growth Hormone MAXOMAT ® on the Growth of Small Children and Adolescents (<-2 SD) Due to NOONAN's Syndrome
Study Start Date : October 1997
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Hormones

Intervention Details:
  • Drug: MAXOMAT ®, biosynthetic growth hormone
    2 posologies according to age (children and adolescents) treatment is planned for a 2 year duration

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Evaluation of height : gain in height and rate of growth [ Time Frame: at each visit (every 3 months) or every 6 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Clinical and laboratory test safety [ Time Frame: every 6 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   3 Years to 15 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Children and adolescents with Noonan's syndrome with a height < -2 SD and no progressive cardiopathy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age < 3 years
  • Height ≥ -2 SD

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00452725

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Paris, France
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Marie SEBILLE Sanofi
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Responsible Party: Medical Affairs Study Director, sanofi-aventis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00452725    
Other Study ID Numbers: MAX08
First Posted: March 27, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 5, 2010
Last Verified: October 2010
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Noonan Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Craniofacial Abnormalities
Musculoskeletal Abnormalities
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Heart Defects, Congenital
Cardiovascular Abnormalities
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Congenital Abnormalities
Connective Tissue Diseases
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs