Effects on Clinical and Functional Outcome of Escitalopram in Adult Stroke Patients


Phase 4 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Rehabilitative treatment in stroke survivors has shown to be effective in improving functional outcome and reducing dependency. Plasticity of the central nervous system, along with coping strategies and adaptations, seems to play a key role in functional recovery. Some data support the hypothesis that drug which improve dopaminergic, serotoninergic and noradrenergic transmission in the central nervous system...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 26 August 2009.

1 Jul 2009 26 Aug 2009 1 Jul 2010 1 Oct 2011 1 Aug 2009 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment