Tolerance of Increased Infusion Rates of Intravenous Fat Emulsions in Very Low Birth Weight Infants

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 20, 2008
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2008
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OSF Healthcare System

Brief Summary:
This study was completed in October 2006. No further participates are being recruited.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Low Birth Weight Drug: INTRALIPIDS Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 110 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Tolerance of Increased Infusion Rates of Intravenous Fat Emulsions in Very Low Birth Weight Infants During the First Week of Life
Study Start Date : July 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2007

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Intervention Details:

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 1 Day   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All infants who are Appropriate for Gestational Age at Birth and who have a birthweight between 750-1500 grams will be enrolled in this study.

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Dr. Kamlesh S. Macwan, Neonatalogist, Children's Hospital of Illinois at OSF-Saint Francis Medical Center Identifier: NCT00702767     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT00516997
Other Study ID Numbers: 05-060
First Posted: June 20, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 24, 2008
Last Verified: June 2008

Keywords provided by OSF Healthcare System:
This study was completed in October 2006

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Body Weight
Birth Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Soybean oil, phospholipid emulsion
Fat Emulsions, Intravenous
Parenteral Nutrition Solutions
Pharmaceutical Solutions