Clinical Trials Using Deferiprone
Clinical trials are research studies that involve people. The clinical trials on this list are studying Deferiprone. All trials on the list are supported by NCI.
NCI’s basic information about clinical trials explains the types and phases of trials and how they are carried out. Clinical trials look at new ways to prevent, detect, or treat disease. You may want to think about taking part in a clinical trial. Talk to your doctor for help in deciding if one is right for you.
Efficacy and Safety of Ferriprox® in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease or Other Anemias
This research is being done so that we can look at the safety and efficacy of deferiprone in people with sickle cell disease or other anemias. Deferiprone is a drug that removes iron from the body. We will be comparing deferiprone with deferoxamine, another drug that removes iron from the body.
Location: See Clinical Trials.gov