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Canadian Pegvisomant Compassionate Study In Acromegalic Patients

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00151437
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 9, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 24, 2008
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Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE September 7, 2005
First Posted Date  ICMJE September 9, 2005
Last Update Posted Date April 24, 2008
Study Start Date  ICMJE November 2004
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: September 7, 2005)
Patient's IGF-1 levels normalize signs and symptoms of acromegaly normalize
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Change History
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: September 7, 2005)
Pegvisomant demonstrates continued safety and efficacy
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE Canadian Pegvisomant Compassionate Study In Acromegalic Patients
Official Title  ICMJE A Multi-Center, Open-Label Study For The Compassionate Use Of Pegvisomant In Acromegalic Patients Refractory To Conventional Therapy and For Patients Who Received The Product During The Clinical Development Program.
Brief Summary The purposes of this study are: 1) to provide SOMAVERT for compassionate use to patients with acromegaly or who have completed clinical trials and were responsive, and 2) to evaluate the safety and tolerability of SOMAVERT.
Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Phase 4
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE Acromegaly
Intervention  ICMJE
  • Drug: Pegvisomant treatment
  • Procedure: Medical History, demographics
  • Procedure: Sign and symptoms: questionnaire
  • Procedure: Blood tests: IGF-1, AST/ALT/ALP/TBIL, GTT
  • Procedure: MRI
Study Arms  ICMJE Not Provided
Publications * Ezzat S, Gaspo R, Serri O, Ur E, Chik CL. A Canadian multi-centre, open-label long-term study of Pegvisomant treatment in refractory acromegaly. Clin Invest Med. 2009 Dec 1;32(6):E265.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Completed
Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: September 7, 2005)
Original Enrollment  ICMJE Same as current
Actual Study Completion Date  ICMJE April 2007
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects must have participated and completed the previous Pegvisomant studies or have shown to be unresponsive to other conventional therapies

Exclusion Criteria:

  • ALT/AST>3 times the ULN or have hepatic disease
  • have severe visual field loss, cranial nerve palsies or intracranial HTN that requires surgery to decompress the tumor
  • unwilling to self-administer the medication.
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE 18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Canada
Removed Location Countries  
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00151437
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE A6291017
Has Data Monitoring Committee Not Provided
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Responsible Party Not Provided
Study Sponsor  ICMJE Pfizer
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
PRS Account Pfizer
Verification Date April 2008

ICMJE     Data element required by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and the World Health Organization ICTRP