Intravenous Nimodipine in Acute Ischemic Stroke

Completed

Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Aged 45-85 years, acute ischemic stroke presenting within 48 hours of hemiplegia onset, CT proven hemispheric cerebral infarction, Toronto stroke scores >20.

Exclusion Criteria

Coma, absence of motor weakness, brain stem strokes or previous strokes, CT scan not compatible with ischemic stroke, use of calcium antagonists, concurrent terminal illness.