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Comparison of Gadobutrol and Gadobenate Dimeglumin for Delayed Enhancement Cardiac MRI (Gadovit)

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: August 1, 2012
Last Update Posted: March 17, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Technische Universität München
This study aims at evaluating the diagnostic efficacy of Gadobutrol versus Gadobenate dimeglumine at similar dose of 0.1mmol/kg for assessment of myocardial infarction by delayed enhancement cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Condition Intervention Phase
Subacute/Chronic Myocardial Infarction Other: Gadovist® (Gadobutrol), Multihance® (Gadobenate dimeglumin) Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Intraindividual Comparison of the Diagnostic Accuracy Using Gadobutrol (Gadovist®) Versus Gadobenat Dimeglumin (Multihance®) for Delayed Enhancement MRI of Myocardial Infarction.

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Further study details as provided by Technische Universität München:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Efficacy (contrast-to-noise ratio)

Estimated Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: August 2012
Study Completion Date: June 2014
Primary Completion Date: May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Gadobutrol
first session gadobutrol second session gadobenate dimeglumin
Other: Gadovist® (Gadobutrol), Multihance® (Gadobenate dimeglumin)
Other (Diagnostic)
Experimental: Demeglumin
first session gadobenate dimeglumin second session gadobutrol
Other: Gadovist® (Gadobutrol), Multihance® (Gadobenate dimeglumin)
Other (Diagnostic)


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of myocardial infarction
  • Age ≥ 18 years and ≤ 80 years
  • Informed consent
  • Male patients as well as female patients using contraceptives

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a heart pacemaker, with magnetic material or other magnetic implants.
  • Renal failure (GFR <30ml/min)
  • Patients with known allergy to a Gadolinium-containing contrast agent
  • Drugs or alcohol addiction, dementia
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01655290

Institut für Radiologie - Klinikum Rechts der Isar
Munic, Bavaria, Germany, 81675
Sponsors and Collaborators
Technische Universität München
  More Information

Responsible Party: Technische Universität München
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01655290     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GAD-1140-WIL-0020-I
First Submitted: July 30, 2012
First Posted: August 1, 2012
Last Update Posted: March 17, 2016
Last Verified: March 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myocardial Infarction
Pathologic Processes
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases