Use of Somatropin in Turner Syndrome

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01518036
First received: January 20, 2012
Last updated: July 10, 2012
Last verified: July 2012
  Purpose

This trial is conducted in Europe. The aim of this trial is to study the dose-response relationship and effect of somatropin (Norditropin®) on final height in girls with Turner Syndrome.


Condition Intervention Phase
Genetic Disorder
Turner Syndrome
Drug: somatropin
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: The Use of Norditropin® in Turner's Syndrome

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Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Final height in cm [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Ratio between change in bone age and change in chronological age [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Age at onset of puberty [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Adverse events [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 57
Study Start Date: September 1987
Study Completion Date: April 2004
Primary Completion Date: April 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Low dose Drug: somatropin
2.9 IU/m^2/day. Administered as once daily subcutaneous injection until final height is reached
Experimental: High dose Drug: somatropin
4.3 IU/m^2/day. Administered as once daily subcutaneous injection until final height is reached

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 11 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Turner Syndrome
  • Not previously treated with growth hormone or androgen
  • Well-documented height over the previous 12 months
  • Informed consent of parents (and child if appropriate)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Growth hormone (GH) deficiency based on a GH stimulation test
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01518036

Locations
United Kingdom
Crawley, United Kingdom, RH11 9RT
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Investigators
Study Director: Christian B. Djurhuus Novo Nordisk A/S
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Public Access to Clinical Trials, Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01518036     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GHTUR/BPD/1
Study First Received: January 20, 2012
Last Updated: July 10, 2012
Health Authority: United Kingdom: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Turner Syndrome
Gonadal Dysgenesis
Primary Ovarian Insufficiency
Disorders of Sex Development
Urogenital Abnormalities
Sex Chromosome Disorders of Sex Development
Heart Defects, Congenital
Cardiovascular Abnormalities
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Congenital Abnormalities
Sex Chromosome Disorders
Chromosome Disorders
Gonadal Disorders
Endocrine System Diseases
Ovarian Diseases
Adnexal Diseases
Genital Diseases, Female

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