Trial record 3 of 3 for:    "hypochondroplasia"

A Survey Collecting Data on Adult Height in Patients With Achondroplasia Treated With Somatropin

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
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Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier:
First received: September 14, 2011
Last updated: January 12, 2015
Last verified: August 2014

This study is conducted in Japan. The aim of the study is to evaluate the efficacy of somatropin (Norditropin®) on adult height (cm) in patients with achondroplasia / hypochondroplasia enrolled in the GH-1941 study (NCT01516229).

Condition Intervention
Genetic Disorder
Drug: somatropin

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Open-label, Multicenter, Observational, Non-intervention Study to Retrospectively Evaluate the Efficacy of Norditropin® (Adult Height) in Patients With Achondroplasia/Hypochondroplasia Enrolled in the GH-1941 Study [Follow-up Survey]

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To collect change data of adult height (cm) of patients treated with Norditropin® and evaluate the long-term efficacy [ Time Frame: At year 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 after the patient has reached adult height or is 18 of age ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • To monitor the patients to see if they undergo lower limb lengthening [ Time Frame: At year 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 after the patient has reached adult height or is 18 of age ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 300
Study Start Date: May 1997
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Norditropin® Drug: somatropin
Dosage and administration to be prescribed by the physician as a result of a normal clinical practice.


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients enrolled in the GH-1941 study (NCT01516229) expected to achieve the adult height by 2015 and available for follow-up by the investigator


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who were enrolled in the GH-1941 study (1997 to 2006) and expected to theoretically reach the adult height within the study period
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01435629

Tokyo, Japan, 1000005
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk Pharma Ltd.
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Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT01435629     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GH-3907, U1111-1121-7729, JapicCTI-111622
Study First Received: September 14, 2011
Last Updated: January 12, 2015
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Developmental
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Osteochondrodysplasias processed this record on March 26, 2015