Effect of Intranasal Administration of Orexine A on IL-6-System, Sleep-Wake-Regulation and Neurocognition (NARKOREX)
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00484757
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2009 by Zentrum für Integrative Psychiatrie. Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
15 patients with narcolepsy and 15 healthy controls will be included in the study. According to a randomized, double-blind protocol they will receive intranasally at night first Orexine A and approximately two weeks later placebo or vice versa. Thereafter sleep will be recorded, the cytokine-system and neurocognition characterized.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
GERMAN fluently spoken
Additional severe psychiatric or somatic disorders