Efficacy and Tolerability of Treatment With Lanthanum Carbonate in Patients With End Stage Renal Disease Receiving Dialysis

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 9, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 2, 2011
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to assess phosphate reduction and control in patients with End Stage Renal Disease treated with lanthanum carbonate

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Kidney Failure, Chronic Drug: Lanthanum carbonate Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 456 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multi-Centre, Open-Label Study Assessing the Efficacy and Tolerability of Lanthanum Carbonate in the Reduction of Serum Phosphate Levels in End Stage Renal Disease Patients Receiving Dialysis
Study Start Date : May 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2006

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Pre-dialysis serum phosphate levels at 3, 5 and 12 weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. PTH, serum calcium and calcium-phosphorus product
  2. Treatment emergent adverse events

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Males and females of childbearing potential agree to take adequate precautions to prevent contraception
  • Patients diagnosed with ESRD must have been receiving a stable dialysis regimen for chronic renal failure for the 2 consecutive months prior to enrollment in the study
  • Patient requires treatment for hyperphosphataemia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating women
  • Patients who continue to require treatment with compounds containing calcium, aluminum or magnesium
  • Patients with clinically significant uncontrolled concurrent illness, a life-threatening malignancy or current multiple myeloma
  • Patients who are HIV+
  • Patients with any significant gastrointestinal surgery or disorders

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00151931

Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Dr. A Hutchison Department of Nephrology, Manchester Royal Infirmary

Additional Information:
Publications: Identifier: NCT00151931     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SPD405-313
First Posted: September 9, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 2, 2011
Last Verified: August 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Kidney Diseases
Kidney Failure, Chronic
Renal Insufficiency
Urologic Diseases
Renal Insufficiency, Chronic