Rosuvastatin in African Americans With Cerebrovascular Disease "RIAA"


Phase 4 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Age 30 and above
- Rankin score of ≤ 3
- Patient has a fixed telephone number and is available for follow-up
- African American
- Diagnosis of ischemic stroke or TIA in past 12 months

Exclusion Criteria

- Liver enzyme abnormalities (ALT or AST >2x ULN)
- Known muscle disorder or CK > 5x ULN
- Alcoholism or substance abuse
- Stroke due to dissection or hypercoagulable state
- Moderate to severe dementia (MMSE <20)
- On hemodialysis
- No fixed home address