Effectiveness of Paricalcitol in Reducing Parathyroid Hormone Levels in X-linked Hypophosphatemic Rickets

Diseases and Conditions Researched

Hyperparathyroidism; Hypophosphatemia, Familial

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this study is to determine the effectiveness of paricalcitol, a form of synthetic vitamin D, in lowering parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels and reducing disease symptoms in children and adults with X-linked hypophosphatemic (XLH) rickets.

Participation Guidelines

Age: 9 Years and older
Gender: Both

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Sponsors: National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases; National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS); Yale University
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Study HIC#: 0607001636