Ancrod Stroke Study


Phase 3 Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Acute ischemic stroke presenting within 6 hours of onset, aged 35-80 years, conscious, Scandinavian Stroke Scale (SSS) score excluding gait of less than 40.

Exclusion Criteria

Intracranial hemorrhage or hemorrhagic infarction by computed tomographic (CT) brain scan, mild deficits, postoperative stroke, unstable angina or acute myocardial within 4 weeks, renal or hepatic failure, disorder of platelets or coagulation.