Piracetam in Acute Stroke Study "PASS"


Phase 3 Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Presenting within 12 hrs of onset of acute ischemic supratentorial stroke, disabling symptoms (Orgogozo scale score of >5 and <70) and arousable. Also, between the ages of 40 and 85.

Exclusion Criteria

CT scan inconsistent with initial diagnosis, stupor or coma, previous stroke with clinical sequelae, confounding neurologic or systemic illness.