welcome to DuchenneXchange

- a positively charged Duchenne muscular dystrophy community.
  • join today!
completed

An Extension Study to Assess Vamorolone in Boys With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD)

key information

study id #: NCT02760277

condition: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

status: completed

purpose:

The main purposes of this study are to see if it is safe to use a new medication called vamorolone for more than two weeks in children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), to see if vamorolone works for the treatment for DMD, and to see how any potential side effects compare to those seen in boys using steroids.

intervention:
Vamorolone 0.25 mg/day/day, Vamorolone 0.75 mg/day/day, Vamorolone 2.0 mg/day/day, Vamorolone 6.0 mg/day/day

mechanism of action: Glucocorticoid to delay decline in muscle strength

results: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT02760277

last updated: August 01, 2019