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Statins and ARBs on Rheumatoid Activity

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03770702
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : December 10, 2018
Last Update Posted : December 10, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Tanta University

Brief Summary:
Investigational and comparative study between the anti-inflammatory effectof both angiotensin reeptor blockers and statins on rheumatoid arthritis disease activity on Egyptian patients

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug: Angiotensin receptor blockers Drug: Statins Phase 3

Detailed Description:
The study aims at ivestigating and comparing the anti-inflammatory effectof both angiotensin reeptor blockers and statins on rheumatoid arthritis disease activity on Egyptian patients

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 45 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Investigational and Comparative Study Between the Anti-inflammatory Effectof Both Angiotensin Reeptor Blockers and Statins on Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity on Egyptian Patients
Actual Study Start Date : October 1, 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 1, 2025
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 1, 2026

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Arm Intervention/treatment
No Intervention: Control group
No intervention
Active Comparator: Angiotensin receptor blockers
ARB ( Angiotensin receptor blockers) + Traditional therpy.
Drug: Angiotensin receptor blockers
Other Name: Cansartan

Active Comparator: Statins
Statin + Traditional therapy.
Drug: Statins
Other Name: Ator

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in disease activity score [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating
  • Hepatic or renal impairment.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03770702

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Contact: Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Ph D 00201147773440 sheriefabdelsalam@yahoo.com

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Sherief Abd-Elsalam Recruiting
Tanta, Egypt, 35111
Contact: Ahmed El-Abd, Msc         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sherief Abd-Elsalam
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Principal Investigator: Sahar K Hegazy, Prof Head of Clinical Pharmacy Department
Study Director: Tarek M Mostafa, Prof Prof of Clinical Pharmacy
Study Chair: Emad M Elshebini, MD Rheumatology Dept. - Menoufia University
Study Chair: Ahmed HM El-Abd, Msc Clinical pharmacy Department-Tanta University
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Responsible Party: Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Ass. Prof. Tropical Medicine, Tanta University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03770702    
Other Study ID Numbers: Rheumatoid
First Posted: December 10, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 10, 2018
Last Verified: December 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases
Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action