Impact of Statin Therapy on Muscle Mitochondrial Function and Aerobic Capacity
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03351998|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : November 24, 2017
Last Update Posted : June 1, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Mitochondrial Diseases||Drug: Lipitor 20Mg Tablet Drug: Lipitor 80Mg Tablet Drug: Placebo Oral Tablet||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||120 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||Impact of Statin Therapy on Muscle Mitochondrial Function and Aerobic Capacity|
|Actual Study Start Date :||February 22, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||July 1, 2022|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 1, 2022|
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Participants receiving matching placebo oral tablet.
Drug: Placebo Oral Tablet
Matching placebo pill.
Other Name: Placebo
Active Comparator: Low dose statin
Participants will receive Lipitor 20Mg Tablet to take daily.
Drug: Lipitor 20Mg Tablet
20 mg/day pills.
Other Name: atorvastatin
Active Comparator: High dose statin
Participants will receive Lipitor 80Mg Tablet to take daily.
Drug: Lipitor 80Mg Tablet
80 mg/day pills.
Other Name: atorvastatin
- Difference in mitochondrial respiratory function [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]
- VO2 max [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]
- Insulin sensitivity [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]
- Citrate synthase activity [ Time Frame: 12 Months ]
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|Contact: Casey John, MSemail@example.com|
|United States, Kansas|
|University of Kansas Medical Center||Recruiting|
|Kansas City, Kansas, United States, 66160|
|United States, North Carolina|
|East Carolina University||Recruiting|
|Greenville, North Carolina, United States, 27858|
|Contact: Patty Brophy|
|Principal Investigator: Darrell Neufer, PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||John Thyfault, PhD||University of Kansas Medical Center|