Comparison of the Efficacy of Rivroxaban to Coumadin( Warfarin ) in Cerebral Venous Thrombosis (CVT)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03191305|
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : June 19, 2017
Last Update Posted : June 19, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cerebral Venous Thrombosis||Drug: Coumadin Drug: Rivoroxaban||Not Applicable|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Intervention Model Description:||Patients of CVT from Fauji Foundation would be be in Coumadin Arm ,and patients of CVT from Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences Hospital would be in Rivroxaban arm.|
|Masking Description:||Only Participants would not know about the any other choice of the Drug available.|
|Primary Purpose:||Health Services Research|
|Official Title:||Comparison of the Efficacy of Rivroxaban to Coumadin( Warfarin ) in Cerebral Venous Thrombosis|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||August 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 2018|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||September 2018|
Active Comparator: Coumadin Group
Patients in Coumadin Group would be administered Coumadin with overlap of heparin for first two days followed by Coumadin given orally ,dose being adjusted according to INR .The INR range would be between 2-3.it would be given once a day.The total duration OFf coumadin would be six months.
Patients in Coumadin Group would be administered Coumadin with overlap of heparin for first two days followed by Coumadin given orally ,dose being adjusted according to INR .The INR range would be between 2-3.it would be given once a day. The total duration Of coumadin would be six months.
Active Comparator: Rivoroxaban Group
The dose protocol would be similar to the one used in Deep Venous Thrombosis. 15 mg PO q12hr for 21 days with food, THEN 20 mg PO qDay for 6 months.
The dose protocol would be similar to the one used in Deep Venous Thrombosis. 15 mg PO q12hr for 21 days with food, Then 20 mg PO qDay for 6 months.
- Hemorrhage or Recurrent CVT based on repeat MRI. [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Outcome measures will include any hemorrhage or recurrent CVT based on repeat MRI.
- Cost [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Comparison of cost of two treatment groups.
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