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A Phase IV Trial of Repeated Doses of Ferumoxytol Compared to Iron Sucrose for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease on Hemodialysis (FACT)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01227616
First Posted: October 25, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  Purpose
The objectives of this study are to compare the efficacy and safety of repeat doses of intravenous (IV) ferumoxytol with IV iron sucrose for the treatment of IDA in subjects with hemodialysis-dependent CKD.

Condition Intervention Phase
The Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Drug: Ferumoxytol Drug: Iron Sucrose Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Ferumoxytol for Anemia of CKD Trial (FACT): A Phase IV, Open-Label, Multicenter Trial, With MRI Substudy, of Repeated Doses of Ferumoxytol Compared With Iron Sucrose for the Treatment of Iron Deficiency Anemia (IDA) in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Patients on Hemodialysis

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Further study details as provided by AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Hemoglobin changes

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Changes in TSAT

Enrollment: 296
Actual Study Start Date: August 2013
Study Completion Date: February 2017
Primary Completion Date: February 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Ferumoxytol
Intravenous (IV) iron
Drug: Ferumoxytol
IV Ferumoxytol
Other Name: Feraheme
Active Comparator: IV Iron Sucrose
Intravenous (IV) iron
Drug: Iron Sucrose
IV Iron Sucrose
Other Name: Venofer

  Eligibility

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

Key Inclusion Criteria include:

  1. Males and females ≥18 years of age
  2. Diagnosis of CKD
  3. Subjects on dialysis must have been on dialysis for at least 3 months prior to screening
  4. Female subjects of childbearing potential who are sexually active must be on an effective method of birth control for at least 1 month prior to screening and agree to remain on birth control until completion of participation in the study

Key Exclusion Criteria include:

  1. History of allergy to either oral or IV iron
  2. Female subjects who are pregnant or intend to become pregnant, breastfeeding, within 3 months postpartum, or have a positive serum or urine pregnancy test
  3. Parenteral iron therapy within 30 days prior to screening or red blood cell (RBC)/whole blood transfusion within 14 days prior to screening or planned during the study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01227616


Locations
United States, Massachusetts
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States, 02451
Sponsors and Collaborators
AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01227616     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AMAG-FER-CKD-401
First Submitted: October 22, 2010
First Posted: October 25, 2010
Last Update Posted: November 17, 2017
Last Verified: November 2017

Keywords provided by AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc.:
Iron deficiency anemia (IDA), Feraheme, ferumoxytol, chronic kidney disease (CKD), hemodialysis, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anemia
Kidney Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic
Anemia, Iron-Deficiency
Deficiency Diseases
Hematologic Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency
Anemia, Hypochromic
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Malnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Iron
Ferric oxide, saccharated
Ferrosoferric Oxide
Ferric Compounds
Trace Elements
Micronutrients
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Hematinics
Parenteral Nutrition Solutions
Pharmaceutical Solutions