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The Effectiveness of Idazoxan in Treating TRD

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00294944
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn
First Posted : February 22, 2006
Last Update Posted : January 29, 2008
Information provided by:
Sheba Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Assessing the effectiveness of Idazoxan as a treatment for depressive patients who did not respond to treatment with SSRI

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Major Depressive Disorder Drug: Idazoxan Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

Inclusion Criteria:

  • MDD patients
  • Did not respond to at least one treatment of 4-6 weeks of SSRI in adequate dose
  • In or out patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Psychotic symptoms

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Chaim Sheba Medical Center
Ramat-Gan, Israel, 52621
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: Joseph Zohar, MD Sheba Medical Center
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Responsible Party: Prof. Joseph Zohar, Chaim Sheba Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00294944    
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-05-3911-JZ-CTIL
First Posted: February 22, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 29, 2008
Last Verified: January 2008
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Depressive Disorder
Depressive Disorder, Major
Mood Disorders
Mental Disorders
Adrenergic alpha-2 Receptor Antagonists
Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists
Adrenergic Antagonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs