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Finding the Optimum Regimen for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

key information

study id #: NCT01603407

condition: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

status: completed

purpose:

The Finding the Optimum Regimen for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (FOR DMD) study will compare three ways of giving corticosteroids to boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) to determine which of the three ways increases muscle strength the most, and which causes the fewest side effects. Using the results of this study, the investigators aim to provide patients and families with clearer information about the best way to take these drugs.

intervention: Prednisone, Deflazacort

mechanism of action: Glucocorticoid to delay decline in muscle strength

results: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT01603407

last updated: March 01, 2020