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Postmenopausal Estrogen/Progestin Interventions (PEPI)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000466
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 28, 1999
Last Update Posted : May 13, 2016
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Brief Summary:
To assess the effects of various postmenopausal estrogen replacement therapies on selected cardiovascular risk factors, including high density lipoprotein cholesterol, systolic blood pressure, fibrinogen, and insulin and on osteoporosis risk factors. Conducted in collaboration with the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, and the National Institute on Aging. The extended follow-up is for 3 years focusing on endometrium and breast evaluation.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Bone Diseases Cardiovascular Diseases Coronary Disease Diabetes Mellitus Heart Diseases Hypercholesterolemia Hypertension Myocardial Ischemia Osteoporosis Thrombosis Postmenopause Drug: estrogens, conjugated Drug: medroxyprogesterone Drug: progesterone Drug: estrogen replacement therapy Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Study Start Date : September 1987
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2000

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Drug Information available for: Estrogens





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Ages Eligible for Study:   45 Years to 64 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
Postmenopausal women, ages 45 to 64. One third of the subjects had had a hysterectomy.

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Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Investigators
OverallOfficial: Mark Espeland Bowman Gray School of Medicine

Publications:
National Heart , Lung and Blood Institute. Hormone replacement therapy and heart disease: The PEPI trial. DHHS. NIH Publication No.95-3277. August 1995

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000466     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 55
U01HL040232 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: October 28, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 13, 2016
Last Verified: July 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bone Diseases
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Diabetes Mellitus
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Osteoporosis
Ischemia
Thrombosis
Hypercholesterolemia
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Embolism and Thrombosis
Vascular Diseases
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Arteriosclerosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Progesterone
Estrogens, Conjugated (USP)
Estrogens
Medroxyprogesterone
Medroxyprogesterone Acetate
Progestins