Deflazacort Expanded Access Program for Children, Adolescents and Adults With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Overview

About this study

The expanded access program will provide access to treatment with deflazacort in children, adolescent, and adult patients with DMD in the U.S. who are ineligible, unable, or otherwise unwilling to enroll in a clinical study examining the efficacy of deflazacort while a new drug application is under preparation and review. Enrollment is open to all eligible patients.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Main Inclusion Criteria:

  • Confirmed diagnosis of Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • The patient is ≥ 5 years old
  • Current on all childhood vaccinations including the chicken pox vaccine

Main Exclusion Criteria:

  • History or current medication condition that could affect safety or poses an additional risk
  • Hypersensitivity or allergic reaction to steroids or their formulations

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Duygu Selcen, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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CLS-20303074

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