Simvastatin For Intracerebral Hemorrhage Study

Terminated

Phase 2 Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Patient with CT evidence of ICH admitted within 24 hours of onset of symptoms.

Exclusion Criteria

- Age < 18 or > 85
- Admission Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) < 6
- ICH volume < 10 cc
- ICH secondary to trauma, aneurysm, Arterio-Venous Malformation (AVM), tumor or post surgical
- Multiple ICH
- Associated Subdural hematoma or significant Subarachnoid hemorrhage
- History of prior neurologic disease with modified Rankin Scale (mRS) > 1
- Hematoma evacuation, hemicraniectomy, clot lysis
- Myopathy
- Active Liver disease
- Pregnancy
- Statin allergy
- Patients on statins prior to admission
- Patients with an acute indication for statin therapy (Unstable angina)