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Acute Effect of HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibition (Atorvastatin)on Renal Hemodynamics, Tubular Function and Vasoactive Hormones on Healthy Subjects

This study has been completed.
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Regional Hospital Holstebro Identifier:
First received: June 24, 2006
Last updated: May 14, 2008
Last verified: May 2008
We wanted to test the acute effect of HMG-CoA reductase inhibition (atorvastatin) on renal hemodynamics, renal tubular function and vasoactive hormones on healthy subjects.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: HMG-CoA reductase inhibition (atorvastatin)
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Official Title: Acute Effect of HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibition (Atorvastatin)on Renal Hemodynamics, Tubular Function and Vasoactive Hormones on Healthy Subjects

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Further study details as provided by Regional Hospital Holstebro:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • GFR
  • RPF
  • FEna
  • FELi
  • CLna
  • CLli

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: January 2003
Study Completion Date: December 2003
Primary Completion Date: December 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Both men and women
  • Age: Between 20-50
  • BMI<30

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical signs or history of disease of heart, lungs, kidneys or endocrine organs.
  • Abnormal lab. tests( haemoglobin, pl. sodium, pl. potassium, pl.creatinine, pl.bilirubin, pl.ALAT, pl. cholesterol, blood glucose)
  • Albuminuria or glucosuria
  • Cancer
  • Art. hypertension
  • Alcohol abuse
  • Medical treatment, except oral contraceptives
  • Pregnancy or breast feeding
  • Blood donation less than 1 month before study
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00344955

Medical Research
Holstebro, Denmark, 7500
Sponsors and Collaborators
Regional Hospital Holstebro
Study Chair: Erling B. Pedersen, Professor Holstebro Sygehus
  More Information Identifier: NCT00344955     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MED.RES.HOS.2004.01.LP
Study First Received: June 24, 2006
Last Updated: May 14, 2008

Keywords provided by Regional Hospital Holstebro:
HMG-COA reductase inhibition

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atorvastatin Calcium
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on May 25, 2017