To determine whether nimodipine given 7-14 days after cerebral infarction improves memory.
- Nimodipine (Nimotop®)Drug
Other Names: The treatment group Intervention Desc: Calcium channel blocker (L-type calcium channels)
Single-blind, randomized, controlled trial of 100 patients.
Patients were randomized to receive oral nimodipine 90 mg daily for 12 weeks, or no drug.
|Type||Measure||Time Frame||Safety Issue|
|Primary||Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) and Fuld Object-Memory Evaluation (FOME) at baseline, 6 weeks, and 12 weeks.|