Comparative Atorvastatin Pleiotropic Effects (CAP)

This study has been completed.
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First received: September 9, 2005
Last updated: March 14, 2008
Last verified: April 2007

September 9, 2005
March 14, 2008
June 2002
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Percentages changes of the hs-CRP between baseline (means between week-2 to -1 and week 0 (V2) values) and week 26 (V5).
Same as current
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1/ the percentage change at visit 3 (5-week treatment), visit 4 (13-week-treatment) and visit 5 (26-week treatment) from baseline value in triglycerides, total cholesterol; HDL-cholesterol, LDL-cholesterol, apolipoprotein B 2/ the percentage change at
Same as current
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Comparative Atorvastatin Pleiotropic Effects
A Multicenter, Randomized Double-Blind Study Comparing The Pleiotropic Effects Of Atorvastatin 10 Mg And 80 Mg Over A 26-Week Period In Subjects With Coronary Atherosclerosis
The primary objective of the study is to evaluate the efficacy of atorvastatin 80 mg daily as compared to atorvastatin 10 mg daily in reducing C-reactive protein levels over a 26-week treatment period in subjects with documented coronary artery disease.
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Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Pharmacodynamics Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Coronary Arteriosclerosis
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Procedure: Blood samples
  • Drug: Atorvastatin
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Bonnet J, McPherson R, Tedgui A, Simoneau D, Nozza A, Martineau P, Davignon J; CAP Investigators. Comparative effects of 10-mg versus 80-mg Atorvastatin on high-sensitivity C-reactive protein in patients with stable coronary artery disease: results of the CAP (Comparative Atorvastatin Pleiotropic effects) study. Clin Ther. 2008 Dec;30(12):2298-313. doi: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2008.12.023.

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August 2005
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female subjects of age of majority to < 80 years
  • Subjects with LDL-C > 0.5 g/L (1.29 mmol/L) and < 1.5 g/L (3.87 mmol/L), TG < 4.00 g/L (4.56 mmol/L) and hs-CRP >1.5 mg/L and < 15 mg/L
  • Subjects with a documented coronary artery disease.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Female subjects of childbearing potential without contraception
  • Subjects with secondary hyperlipidemia
  • Diabetic subjects receiving insulin
  • Subjects with a contra-indication to statin therapy.
18 Years to 80 Years
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Canada,   Czech Republic,   France,   Poland,   Romania,   Russian Federation,   Slovakia
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April 2007

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