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clinical trial
if you have
Cholestasis
and you are
under 5
years old
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The purpose

This expanded access protocol is for children that cannot get enough nutrients from food and must receive nutrition through a vein. The standard nutrition given through a vein is blend that has soybean fat. If this is given over a long period of time, it can cause problems. It can lead to severe and/or permanent injury to the liver. It is believed that a type of fish oil blend, called Omegaven®, may be used in place of the soybean fat blend. The Omegaven® fish oil blend may greatly reduce the risk of liver injury. Omegaven® is not approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). It is only offered under an "expanded access" protocol as an alternative to the soybean fat blend.

Provided treatments

  • Dietary: Omegaven
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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02778698. The sponsor of the trial is Geisinger Clinic and it is looking for 0 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Compassionate Use of an Intravenous Fat Emulsion Comprised of Fish Oil in The Treatment of Parenteral Nutrition Induced Liver Injury in Children