PGI2 Induced Headache and Cerebral Haemodynamics in Healthy Volunteers

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Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : February 14, 2006
Last Update Posted : October 26, 2006
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Danish Headache Center

Brief Summary:
Before , during and after intravenous administration of PGI2 we score/measure headache, rCBF, blood flow in middle cerebral artery and diameter of superficial temporal artery/radial artery and correlate that to known patophysiology of headache to see if PGI2 is involved in headache pathophysiology.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Headache Migraine Drug: PGI2 Phase 1

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 12 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double
Study Start Date : September 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Headache

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Headache

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. rCBF, blood flow, diameter of STA/RA, HR, BP

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy volunteers,

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Primary headache,
  • headache on the day of investigation,
  • Hypertension,
  • hypotension,
  • pregnant/nursing
  • Daily intake of medication (except oral contraceptives)
  • Cardiovascular or CNS disease
  • Drug/Alcohol abuse
  • Psychiatric disease

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00291395

Danish Headache Center
Glostrup, Denmark, DK-2600
Sponsors and Collaborators
Danish Headache Center
Principal Investigator: Troels Wienecke, MD Danish Headache Center Identifier: NCT00291395     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KA05055
First Posted: February 14, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 26, 2006
Last Verified: September 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms