Idiopathic Short Stature Study

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dong-A ST Co., Ltd. Identifier:
First received: February 6, 2013
Last updated: August 12, 2013
Last verified: August 2013

Growth hormone therapy will improve the height of idiopathic short statured children. DA-3002(Recombinant Human Growth hormone)treated group for 26 weeks, will be compared to non-treatment group in efficacy and safety.

Condition Intervention Phase
Idiopathic Short Stature
Drug: DA-3002
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Open, Multi-Center, Controlled, Randomized Phase III Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of DA-3002(Recombinant Humn Growth Hormone)Treatment in Children With Idiopathic Short Stature

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Further study details as provided by Dong-A ST Co., Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The difference of annualized height velocity between treatment group and non-treatment group after 26 weeks [ Time Frame: 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Difference of Height Standard Deviation Score between treatment and non-treatment group after 26 weeks [ Time Frame: 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  • The change of antibodies to growth hormone [ Time Frame: 26 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 70
Study Start Date: February 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: DA-3002 Treatment group
1.11 IU(0.37mg)/kg bodyweight of DA-3002 per week given by subcutaneous injections (six or seven times per week)
Drug: DA-3002
Other Name: Recombinant Human Growth Hormone
No Intervention: Non-treatment control group
Height be measured with no treatment


Ages Eligible for Study:   4 Years to 13 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Chronological Age ≥ 4
  • Bone Age <11 (for girls) and <13 (for boys)
  • Height <3rd percentile for age
  • normal thyroid function

Exclusion Criteria:

  • endocrine and/or metabolic disorders
  • growth failure caused by other disorders
  • previous use of drugs that could interfere with Growth Hormone treatment
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01786902

Sponsors and Collaborators
Dong-A ST Co., Ltd.
Principal Investigator: Hanwook Yoo, MD Asan Medical Center
Study Director: Byungkyu Suh, MD Seoul St. Mary's Hospital
Study Director: Cheolwoo Ko, MD Kyungpook National University
Study Director: Keehyoung Lee, MD Korea University Anam Hospitial
Study Director: Dongkyu Jin, MD Samsung Medical Center
Study Director: Choongho Shin, MD Seoul National University Hospital
Study Director: Jinsoon Hwang, MD Aju University Hospital
Study Director: Hoseong Kim, MD Severance Children's Hospital Yonsei University
Study Director: Wooyoung Jeong, MD Pusan University Hospital
Study Director: Chanjong Kim, MD Chonnam National University Hospital
Study Director: Heonsuk Han, MD Chungbuk National University Hospital
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Dong-A ST Co., Ltd. Identifier: NCT01786902     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DA3002_ISS_III
Study First Received: February 6, 2013
Last Updated: August 12, 2013
Health Authority: South Korea : Korea Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Dong-A ST Co., Ltd.:
growth hormone

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Developmental
Endocrine System Diseases
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Pharmacologic Actions
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