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Comparison Between Effects of Two Iron Preparations on Protein in the Urine

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00534144
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 24, 2007
Last Update Posted : September 23, 2011
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Watson Pharmaceuticals

Brief Summary:
This 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: iron sucrose injection, USP Drug: sodium ferric gluconate complex in sucrose injection Phase 1

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 74 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effect of IV Iron on Proteinuria in Non-Dialysis Chronic Kidney Disease Patients
Study Start Date : September 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2008

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Iron Sucrose Drug: iron sucrose injection, USP
iron sucrose injection, USP, 100 mg intravenously (IV) per week, for 5 weeks

Active Comparator: Ferric Gluconate Drug: sodium ferric gluconate complex in sucrose injection
sodium ferric gluconate complex in sucrose injection, 100 mg intravenously (IV) per week, for 5 weeks

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in urine protein [ Time Frame: 6 weeks ]

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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, not receiving dialysis
  • Age ≥ 18 or greater and able to give informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known sensitivity to Sodium Ferric Gluconate Complex in Sucrose Injection, Iron sucrose USP, or any of their components
  • Clinically unstable
  • Indication of iron sufficiency
  • Bladder obstruction conditions that would not allow for good urine output

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00534144

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United States, Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
United States, California
Alhambra, California, United States
Bell Gardens, California, United States
Exeter, California, United States
Glendale, California, United States
Visalia, California, United States
United States, Florida
Ft Lauderdale, Florida, United States
United States, Illinois
Hines, Illinois, United States
United States, Louisiana
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
United States, Massachusetts
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
United States, Texas
Houston, Texas, United States
United States, Virginia
Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Sponsors and Collaborators
Watson Pharmaceuticals
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Study Director: Naomi V. Dahl, Pharm.D. Watson Laboratories, Inc.
Publications of Results:
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Responsible Party: Watson Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00534144    
Other Study ID Numbers: FER0701
First Posted: September 24, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 23, 2011
Last Verified: September 2011
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