Stroke Treatment with Ancrod Trial "STAT"


Phase 3 Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Acute ischemic stroke within 3 hours of onset. At least 18 years of age.

Exclusion Criteria

Clinical or CT evidence of brain hemorrhage, CT evidence of potentially progressive lesion, very mild stroke, coma, prior stroke within 6 weeks, deficit from TIA within 3 hours, ipsilateral neurological deficit from prior stroke, deficit attributed to migraine, hypoglycemia, or sequelae of recent seizure; recent or anticipated surgery, hypertension, antihypertensive medication given within 15 minutes prior to treatment, thrombolytic therapy within previous week or anticipated, coagulation disorder, thrombocytopenia, prior treatment with ancrod.