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Prevention of Adverse Pregnancy Outcome With Vitamin D Supplementation During Pregnancy

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01418664
First Posted: August 17, 2011
Last Update Posted: April 25, 2016
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Collaborator:
Yale University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Nazli Hossain, Dow University of Health Sciences
  Purpose
We hypothesized that vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy can prevent adverse pregnancy outcome.

Condition Intervention
Pregnancy Dietary Supplement: D Max drops

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Prevention of Adverse Pregnancy Outcome With Vitamin D Supplementation During Pregnancy

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Further study details as provided by Nazli Hossain, Dow University of Health Sciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Prevention of adverse pregnancy outcome, viz preeclampsia, small for gestational age (SGA), preterm labor [ Time Frame: 18 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Cord levels and maternal serum levels of 1,25(OH), after supplementation at the time of delivery. [ Time Frame: 18 months ]

Enrollment: 172
Study Start Date: September 2010
Study Completion Date: May 2012
Primary Completion Date: May 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Study group
Each woman in above group will recieve in addition to routine ferrous sulphate and calcium lactate, 4000IU of vitamin D
Dietary Supplement: D Max drops
Women in study arm will be cases, and will recieve ferrous sulphate and calcium lactate, along with 4000IU D Max drops
No Intervention: control group
Women in this group will recieve ferrous sulphate and calcium lactate

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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women attending antenatal clinic at ≤ 20 weeks of gestation
  • Normoglycemic, normotensive at the time of antenatal booking

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Multiple pregnancy
  • H/O hypertensive disorders in previous pregnancy
  • Known diabetic or h/o gestational diabetes in previous pregnancy
  • H/O endocrine disorders ( thyroid, parathyroid dysfunction)
  • Chronic renal diseases
  • Tuberculosis
  • Breast feeding (current)
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Locations
Pakistan
Dow University of Health Sciences
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan, 74200
Sponsors and Collaborators
Dow University of Health Sciences
Yale University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Nazli Hossain, MBBS, FCPS Dow University of Health Sciences
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Nazli Hossain, associate professor, Dow University of Health Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01418664     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 786
other Grant ( Other Grant/Funding Number: Pakistan Medical Research Council )
First Submitted: August 15, 2011
First Posted: August 17, 2011
Last Update Posted: April 25, 2016
Last Verified: April 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: Data has been published

Keywords provided by Nazli Hossain, Dow University of Health Sciences:
vitamin D
adverse pregnancy outcome
Pakistan

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vitamins
Vitamin D
Ergocalciferols
Micronutrients
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Bone Density Conservation Agents