Sildenafil Versus Low Molecular Weight Heparin in Fetal Growth Restriction Treatment
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03230162|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2017 by Radwa Rasheedy Ali, Ain Shams University.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : July 26, 2017
Last Update Posted : July 26, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Fetal Growth Abnormality Fetal Growth Restriction||Drug: Sildenafil Drug: low molecular weight heparin||Phase 3|
One hundred pregnant women with documented intrauterine growth restriction due to placental insufficiency at 28-35 weeks of gestation will be distributed into two groups:
- Group S: 50 women will receive Sildenafil citrate 25 mg tab 3 times daily.
- Group H: 50 women will receive single dose of LMWH subcutaneous daily.
Both groups will undergo strict fetal surveillance in the form of:
Umbilical artery Doppler (UAD) is the primary surveillance tool in the FGR fetus:
middle cerebral artery (MCA) Doppler, ultrasound for (AC, EFW, and deepest vertical pocket (DVP) for amniotic fluid) and non stress test and Biophysical profile (BPP)
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||Sildenafil Versus Low Molecular Weight Heparin in Fetal Growth Restriction Treatment|
|Actual Study Start Date :||June 1, 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||May 1, 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||May 1, 2018|
Experimental: sildenafil citrate
50 pregnant female will be treated with sildenafil citrate 25 mg every 8 hours (Silden EIPICO co.) orally, starting at the diagnosis of FGR till delivery.
sildenafil citrate 25 mg every 8 hours (Silden EIPICO co.) orally, starting at the diagnosis of FGR till delivery
Other Name: Silden EIPICO co.
Experimental: low molecular weight heparin
50 pregnant female will be treated with a single daily dose of LMWH (tinzaparin) (Innohep LEO pharmaceutical products.) subcutaneously starting at diagnosis of FGR till delivery according to body weight as follow < 50 kg 3500 units daily 50-90 kg 4500 units daily 91-130 kg 7000 units daily 131-170 kg 9000 units daily > 170 kg 75 u/kg/day
Drug: low molecular weight heparin
a single daily dose of LMWH (tinzaparin) (Innohep LEO pharmaceutical products.) subcutaneously starting at diagnosis of FGR till delivery
- Neonatal birth weight in grams [ Time Frame: At time of Delivery ]
- The change in Doppler velocity indices, [ Time Frame: 24 week till 35 weeks ]
- Fetal growth velocity [ Time Frame: weekly till time of delivery ]
- Gestational age at delivery, [ Time Frame: at time of delivery ]
- APGAR score [ Time Frame: at 1 and 5 min of life ]
- Neonatal complication rates [ Time Frame: The first 28 day of delivery ]respiratory distress syndrome, intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH), neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), neonatal anemia, and neonatal blood transfusion
- Neonatal ICU admission rate [ Time Frame: The first 28 day of delivery ]
- the interval between the diagnosis and delivery [ Time Frame: at time of delivery ]
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|Contact: Radwa R Ali, MD||01283492979 ext +email@example.com|
|AinShams university maternity hospital||Recruiting|
|Cairo, Egypt, 02|
|Contact: Radwa R Ali, MD|