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Aspirin, Heparin and Miscarriage

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2013 by Ishag Adam, University of Khartoum.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ishag Adam, University of Khartoum Identifier:
First received: July 31, 2013
Last updated: August 6, 2013
Last verified: August 2013
Efficacy of low dose aspirin (LDA) versus LDA plus low-molecular-weight-heparin (LMWH) in patients with a history of recurrent miscarriages.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pregnancy Miscarriage Drug: Aspirin Drug: Heparin Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Low Dose Aspirin and Low-molecular-weight Heparin in the Treatment of Pregnant Libyan Women With Recurrent Miscarriage

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Ishag Adam, University of Khartoum:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of miscarriages [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
    To compare number of miscarriages between the two groups

Estimated Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: January 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Aspirin
75mg tab of aspirin once daily
Drug: Aspirin
75mg tab of LDA once daily for 7 months
Other Name: LDA
Active Comparator: Aspirin + heparin
75mg tab of aspirin once daily + 0.4 mL/day of injection of low molecular weight heparin
Drug: Aspirin
75mg tab of LDA once daily for 7 months
Other Name: LDA
Drug: Heparin
0.4 mL/day of the Enoxaparin
Other Name: Enoxaparin


Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 48 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant women
  • History of 2 or more of miscarriage

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Twins
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01917799

Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Misurata Teaching Hospital Recruiting
Misurata, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, 218
Contact: Mohamed O Elmahashi, MD    +249911259199   
Contact: Bashir M Ashur, MD    +249911259199   
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Khartoum
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Ishag Adam, Professor, University of Khartoum Identifier: NCT01917799     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: LDA and LMWH
Study First Received: July 31, 2013
Last Updated: August 6, 2013

Keywords provided by Ishag Adam, University of Khartoum:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Abortion, Spontaneous
Pregnancy Complications
Calcium heparin
Heparin, Low-Molecular-Weight
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Anticoagulants processed this record on September 21, 2017