Influenza Vaccine for Infertility

Center For Human Reproduction, New York, NY
Influenza Vaccine +1 morePhase 4Waitlist AvailableLed by David H Barad, MD, MSResearch Sponsored by Center for Human Reproduction

Study Summary

This trial will test whether the flu vaccine increases the chances of pregnancy for women undergoing IVF.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~14 to 21 days (at time of egg retrieval)
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 14 to 21 days (at time of egg retrieval) for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

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Primary outcome measures
Clinical Pregnancy
Secondary outcome measures
Evidence of immune activation
Implantation Rate

Side effects data

From 2015 Phase 4 trial • 985 Patients • NCT02290691
Muscle Ache
Study treatment Arm
Needle- Free
Needle and Syringe

Awards & Highlights

All Individual Drugs Already Approved
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Drug Has Already Been Approved
The FDA has already approved this drug, and is just seeking more data.
Pivotal Trial
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Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Placebo Group
Group I: Influenza VaccineExperimental Treatment1 Intervention
O.5 mL single dose influenza vaccine suspension administered intramuscularly
Group II: Saline InjectionPlacebo Group1 Intervention
O.5 ml of sterile Saline administered intramuscularly
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Influenza A virus A/California/7/2009 X-181 (H1N1) hemagglutinin antigen (propiolactone inactivated)
FDA approved

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Center for Human ReproductionLead Sponsor
13 Previous Clinical Trials
935 Total Patients Enrolled
10 Trials studying Infertility
739 Patients Enrolled for Infertility
Foundation for Human ReproductionUNKNOWN
1 Previous Clinical Trials
126 Total Patients Enrolled
1 Trials studying Infertility
126 Patients Enrolled for Infertility
David H Barad, MD, MSPrincipal Investigator
Director of Assisted Reproductive Technology
4 Previous Clinical Trials
447 Total Patients Enrolled
4 Trials studying Infertility
447 Patients Enrolled for Infertility
Norbert Gleicher, MDStudy Director
Medical Director
8 Previous Clinical Trials
593 Total Patients Enrolled
5 Trials studying Infertility
482 Patients Enrolled for Infertility

Media Library

Influenza Vaccine (Vaccine) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT02947217 — Phase 4
Infertility Research Study Groups: Influenza Vaccine, Saline Injection
Infertility Clinical Trial 2023: Influenza Vaccine Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT02947217 — Phase 4
Influenza Vaccine (Vaccine) 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT02947217 — Phase 4

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

Is the Influenza Vaccine a reliable safeguard for individuals?

"Data collected from Phase 4 trials indicates that Influenza Vaccine is safe and thus merits a score of 3."

Answered by AI

Is it permissible for individuals over 45 to participate in this research?

"The criteria for entry into this trial necessitates that applicants are between 21 and 38 years of age. Alternatively, 14 research studies exist for individuals below the legal age limit while 36 trials encompass persons above 65."

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How many participants have been enrolled in this trial thus far?

"At this moment, the trial is not enrolling patients. Initially posted on January 19th 2017 and most recently modified March 8th 2022, individuals seeking to participate in clinical studies may wish to consider the 249 trials pertaining to infertility or two active influenza vaccine tests instead."

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Are there any other investigations in which the Influenza Vaccine has been utilized?

"Currently, two trials for Influenza Vaccine are in progress, neither of which have advanced to Phase 3 yet. These studies are taking place at multiple medical centres such as Bethesda, Maryland and another undisclosed location."

Answered by AI

Are there still opportunities for enrolment into this experiment?

"This specific study, which was first announced in January 19th 2017 has ceased recruitment. reveals that the last edit to this trial occurred on March 8th 2022. Fortunately, there are an additional 251 clinical trials actively searching for participants right now."

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Is it possible to participate in this medical trial at the present time?

"Candidates aged 21-38 who have been diagnosed with infertility are eligible to participate in this medical trial. A total of 238 participants will be accepted into the study."

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
New York
How old are they?
18 - 65
What site did they apply to?
Center For Human Reproduction
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria
How many prior treatments have patients received?

Why did patients apply to this trial?

What questions have other patients asked about this trial?

Looking for costs, is IVF done with you, and what is the support given?
~9 spots leftby Dec 2023