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Safety and Pharmacokinetic Study of Intravenous Acetaminophen Administration in Pediatric Inpatients

2014-08-27 03:37:45 | BioPortfolio

Summary

We are doing this study to find out what happens to acetaminophen in the body after it is given to children through the vein. Children's bodies may handle drugs differently than adults. Understanding how long the drug stays in the body and how the drug is changed or metabolized by the body (called pharmacokinetics) is an important step in learning what the best dose of acetaminophen for children should be. We are also interested in learning about the safety of this medication when given to children.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Pain

Intervention

IV Acetaminophen

Location

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Stanford
California
United States
94305

Status

Completed

Source

Cadence Pharmaceuticals

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:37:45-0400

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