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Retrospective of Children With ADHD and Cardiac Symptoms

This study has been terminated.
(insufficient number of eligible subjects)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00266955
First Posted: December 20, 2005
Last Update Posted: July 6, 2011
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Information provided by:
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
  Purpose
There is some evidence suggesting ADHD medication interaction could result in mild myocardial ischemia/infarct.

Condition
Congenital Disorders

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: A Retrospective Study of Children With ADHD and Cardiac Symptoms

Further study details as provided by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta:

Enrollment: 10
Study Start Date: January 1999
Study Completion Date: September 2007
Detailed Description:

Children with no previous cardiac history who have been on Adderall for ADHD, have developed acute cardiac symptoms after the addition of Straterra for the treatment of ADHD.

We wish to do a study of the medication interactions of Straterra and other ADHD medications focusing on the cardiac manifestations.

We will collect the following information on each patient: Medical Record Number, Account number, Dates of Admission, Discharge, Treatment or Death, Information Regarding Cardiac Signs and Symptoms, Medication Information, Age, Weight, Diagnoses

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
retro chart review
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • ADHD
  • myocardial ischemia/infarct
  • no previous cardiac history
  • added Straterra
  • already taking Adderall

Exclusion Criteria:

  • those who do not meet inclusion criteria
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00266955


Locations
United States, Georgia
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30322
Sponsors and Collaborators
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Martha Clabby, MD Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00266955     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-111
First Submitted: December 19, 2005
First Posted: December 20, 2005
Last Update Posted: July 6, 2011
Last Verified: September 2007

Keywords provided by Children's Healthcare of Atlanta:
pediatric
cardiac
ADHD
Adderall
Straterra