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High Dose Nimodipine Treatment Adjunct - 1

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000332
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 21, 1999
Last Update Posted : February 24, 2017
Washington D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Information provided by:
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine if nimodipine is more effective than placebo in reducing stimulated craving for cocaine in cocaine dependent individuals denied access to cocaine in inpatient unit.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cocaine-Related Disorders Drug: Nimodipine Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 0 participants
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: High Dose Nimodipine Pharmacotherapy Adjunct
Actual Study Start Date : May 1998
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2000
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2000

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Drug Information available for: Nimodipine

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Stimulated and non-stimulated craving
  2. Stimulated and non-stimulated withdrawal
  3. Anxiety, depression
  4. Heart rate

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Ages Eligible for Study:   22 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
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United States, District of Columbia
Washington DC VA
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20422
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Washington D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Steven Deutsch, M.D. Washington D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000332    
Other Study ID Numbers: NIDA-3-0009-1
First Posted: September 21, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 24, 2017
Last Verified: December 2002

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Cocaine-Related Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders
Antihypertensive Agents
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Calcium-Regulating Hormones and Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Vasodilator Agents