Effect of N-Acetylcysteine on Residual Renal Function in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2007 by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: July 24, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2007
History: No changes posted

In our opinion, it is worth to check an ability of antioxidant therapy to produce a favorable effect on Residual Renal Function.

The aim of our study is to investigate the effect of N-acetylsysteine on RRF in prevalent HD patients.

Condition Intervention
Renal Failure
Drug: N-acetylcysteine

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label

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Further study details as provided by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center:


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 90 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with ESRD, treated with chronic hemodialysis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients will be excluded from the study if they are:

    1. Patients with acute renal failure
    2. Currently treated with antioxidants ( NAC, vitamin E ets.)
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00507052

Contact: Leonid S Feldman, MD +972-8-9779383 ext +972 leonidf@asaf.health.gov.il

Assaf Harofeh Not yet recruiting
Zerifin, Israel, 70300
Contact: Leonid S Feldman, MD    +972-8-9779383 ext +972    leonidf@asaf.health.gov.il   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Leonid S Feldman, MD Assaf Harofeh MC
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00507052     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 346147RRF 
Study First Received: July 24, 2007
Last Updated: July 24, 2007
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center:
Residual Renal Function

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anti-Infective Agents
Antiviral Agents
Free Radical Scavengers
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Protective Agents
Respiratory System Agents

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