Comparison of Cognitive Functions of Schizophrenic Patients Treated With Sertindole Versus Risperidone
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00480844|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2009 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : May 31, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 25, 2009
In this study we intend to compare the effect of Sertindole to that of Risperidone on cognitive impairment in schizophrenia.
Hypothesis: Sertindole will be as effective as Risperidone for treating cognitive impairment in schizophrenia and with fewer side effects.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Schizophrenia||Drug: Sertindole Drug: Risperidone||Phase 4|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Comparison of Cognitive Functions of Schizophrenic Patients Treated With Sertindole Versus Risperidone|
|Study Start Date :||October 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||October 2011|
Oral (tablets), 16-24 mg QD (once a day) for 12 weeks.
Other Name: Serdolect
|Active Comparator: Risperidone||
Oral (tablets), 4-8 mg QD (once a day) for 12 weeks.
- cognitive functioning [ Time Frame: 24 weeks ]
- Discontinuation due to all causes, symptomatology and adverse events. [ Time Frame: 24 weeks ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00480844
|Contact: Mark Weiser, Drfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Department of Psychiatry of the Sheba Medical Center||Recruiting|
|Ramat Gan, Tel Hashomer, Israel, 52621|
|Contact: Mark Weiser, Dr 03-5303773 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Mark Weiser, Dr|
|Beer-Yaakov Mental Health Center||Not yet recruiting|
|Beer-Yaakov, Israel, 70350|
|Principal Investigator: Yehuda Abramowitz, Dr|
|Kfar Shaul Mental Health Center||Not yet recruiting|
|Jerusalem, Israel, 91060|
|Principal Investigator: Alexander Teitelbaum, Dr|
|Principal Investigator:||Mark Weiser, Dr||Shaba Medical Center, Tel-Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine|