Pilot Study of Continuing Aspirin Versus Switching to Clopidogrel After Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack

This study has been withdrawn prior to enrollment.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of California, San Diego
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00363753
First received: August 10, 2006
Last updated: March 30, 2007
Last verified: March 2007
  Purpose

Pilot study of continuing aspirin versus switching to clopidogrel after stroke or transient ischemic attack.


Condition Intervention Phase
Transient Ischemic Attack
Stroke
Aspirin
Clopidogrel
Drug: aspirin versus clopidogrel
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Pilot Study of Continuing Aspirin Versus Switching to Clopidogrel After Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack

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Further study details as provided by University of California, San Diego:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • mRS at three months.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of stroke at three months, bleeding events.

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: August 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: March 2007
Detailed Description:

Pilot study of continuing aspirin versus switching to clopidogrel after stroke or transient ischemic attack.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 18 and older.
  • Stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA) while taking aspirin within one week of consent.
  • Women of child-bearing potential will be included only if there is a negative pregnancy test and they agree to birth control during the treatment period.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any medical indication for a specific antiplatelet agent (aspirin, clopidogrel, ticlopidine, aggrenox), or an indication for a combination of antiplatelet agents.
  • Any medical indication for anticoagulation, except subcutaneous heparin for deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis.
  • Allergy to aspirin or clopidogrel.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00363753

Locations
United States, California
UCSD Hillcrest
San Diego, California, United States, 92103
UCSD
San Diego, California, United States, 92103
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, San Diego
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Matt B Jensen, MD UCSD Stroke Center
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00363753     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UCSD IRB #060452
Study First Received: August 10, 2006
Last Updated: March 30, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of California, San Diego:
Transient ischemic attack
Stroke
Aspirin
Clopidogrel

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Ischemic Attack, Transient
Ischemia
Stroke
Cerebral Infarction
Brain Ischemia
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Brain Infarction
Aspirin
Clopidogrel
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Antirheumatic Agents
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Cardiovascular Agents
Hematologic Agents

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