Testosterone Replacement in Middle-Aged Hypogonadal Men With Dysthymia: Parallel Group, Double Blind Randomized Trial
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00260390|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2006 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : December 1, 2005
Last Update Posted : October 4, 2006
Growing evidence supports the notion that Late-onset Dysthymic disorder in middle aged men may be associated with age-related HPG hypofunctioning. In this study we seek to examine the efficacy of Testosterone replacement for this condition.
Testosterone replacement will be more effective than placebo, in treating men with late onset Dysthymic Disorder and hypo-gonadism.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Dysthymic Disorder||Drug: Testoviron||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||The Efficacy of Testosterone Replacement in Treating Middle-Aged Hypogonadal Men With Dysthymia: Parallel Group, Double Blind Randomized Trial|
|Study Start Date :||September 2004|
- Hamilton Depression Scale (HAM-d)
- Clinical Global Impression- Change (CGI-C)
- Profile of Mood States (POMS)
- Beck Depression Inventory (BDI)
- Sheehan Disability Scale
- Self Anchoring Scale (SAS)
- Affective Balance Scale (ABS)
- International Index of Erectile Function (IIEF)
- Aging Male Symptom rating (AMS)
- Clinical Global Impression (CGI)
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|Contact: Guy Orr, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Sheba Medical Center, Psychiatric out patient clinical unit||Recruiting|
|Tel Hashomer, Israel, 52621|
|Contact: Guy Orr, MD 972-52-666577 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator:||Guy Orr, MD||Sheba Medical Center|