Vitamin Therapy for Prevention of Stroke

Completed

Phase 3 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

A stroke occurs when part of the brain is damaged from lack of normal blood supply. This may result in difficulty with feeling, speech, muscle strength or coordination, movement, thinking, or other brain functions. Having a stroke increases the risk of another stroke occurring in the future. Higher blood levels of a natural chemical known as homocysteine may contribute to hardening of the arteries in the brain...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 23 June 2005.

1 Sep 1996 25 Feb 2000 Unavailable 1 Feb 2004 1 Apr 2004 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double-Blind
  • Purpose: Prevention

Contacts

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