Phase III Randomized, Double-Blind Study of Potassium Phosphate Vs Potassium Citrate for Absorptive Hypercalciuria
OBJECTIVES: I. Evaluate the ability of a slow-releasing formulation of neutral potassium phosphate to correct hypercalciuria and prevent recurrent stone formation in patients with absorptive hypercalciuria.
II. Evaluate the safety of this treatment. III. Compare the efficacy of potassium phosphate to that of potassium citrate.
|Hypercalciuria Kidney Calculi||Drug: potassium citrate Drug: potassium phosphate||Phase 3|
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00004284
|Study Chair:||Charles Y. C. Pak||University of Texas|