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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Thalassemia or Iron Overload
and you are
over 8
years old
4
The primary goal of this phase is to monitor the long-term effects.
The treatment is already on the market.
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The purpose

This is a small pilot study looking at the safety of giving combination chelation with Exjade and Desferal to 15 patients. The hypothesis is that combination chelation is safe in decreasing overall iron in patients with thalassemia.

Provided treatments

  • Drug: Combo Chelation with Deferasirox (Exjade) and Desferal (DFO)
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT00901199. The sponsor of the trial is Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland and it is looking for 22 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Safety of Deferasirox (ICL670) and Deferoxamine (Desferal or DFO) Combined Chelation Therapy in Patients With Transfusion Dependent Thalassemia and Iron Overload