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Growth Hormone Treatment of Children Diagnosed of Intrauterine Growth Retardation

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01697644
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 2, 2012
Last Update Posted : January 18, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S

September 28, 2012
October 2, 2012
January 18, 2017
October 1990
May 2005   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Linear growth (height during childhood)
  • Final height
  • Bone maturation
  • Pubertal development
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Adverse events
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Growth Hormone Treatment of Children Diagnosed of Intrauterine Growth Retardation
Growth Hormone Treatment of Children After Intrauterine Growth Retardation
This trial is conducted in Europe. The aim of this trial is to assess and compare the efficacy and safety of two dose levels of somatropin over a long period (till final height is reached). This trial is an extension to trials GHRETARD/BDP/14/NL (a 2-year initial trial) and GHRETARD/BPD/20/NL (a 2-year extension trial).
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Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Foetal Growth Problem
  • Small for Gestational Age
Drug: somatropin
3 IU/m^2/day. Dose adjusted approximately every 3 months. Injected subcutaneously once daily
  • Experimental: Low dose
    Intervention: Drug: somatropin
  • Experimental: High dose
    Intervention: Drug: somatropin

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May 2005
May 2005   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Completion of the GHRETARD/BPD/20/NL trial
  • Written informed consent from child and/or parents/guardians before continuation in the extension trial
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
3 Years to 11 Years   (Child)
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Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Nordisk A/S
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Study Director: Global Clinical Registry B. (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
Novo Nordisk A/S
January 2017

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