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Different Metabolic Effects of Statins

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01011127
First Posted: November 11, 2009
Last Update Posted: October 5, 2010
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Information provided by:
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
  Purpose
The investigators hypothesize that pravastatin and rosuvastatin may have different metabolic effects in hypercholesterolemic patients.

Condition Intervention
Hypercholesterolemia Drug: pravastatin, rosuvastatin

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:

Study Start Date: December 2009
Study Completion Date: August 2010
Primary Completion Date: July 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
pravastatin Drug: pravastatin, rosuvastatin
rosuvastatin Drug: pravastatin, rosuvastatin

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Hypercholesterolemia
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels>130

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Overt liver disease Chronic renal failure Hypothyroidism Myopathy Uncontrolled diabetes Severe hypertension
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01011127


Locations
Korea, Republic of
Gil Medical Center
Incheon, Korea, Republic of, 405-760
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
  More Information

Publications:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01011127     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GMC-200914
First Submitted: November 10, 2009
First Posted: November 11, 2009
Last Update Posted: October 5, 2010
Last Verified: October 2010

Keywords provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:
Statins
Insulin resistance

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Rosuvastatin Calcium
Pravastatin
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors