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Optimal Pharmacological Therapy In Implantable Defibrillator Patients (OPTIC)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00257959
First Posted: November 24, 2005
Last Update Posted: July 27, 2006
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Collaborator:
St. Jude Medical
Information provided by:
Connolly, Stuart, M.D.
November 22, 2005
November 24, 2005
July 27, 2006
January 2001
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ICD shock for any cause
Same as current
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Optimal Pharmacological Therapy In Implantable Defibrillator Patients (OPTIC)
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This is an open parallel design randomized trial of amiodarone plus a beta blocker vs a beta blocker alone vs sotalol for the prevention of ICD shocks in patients receiving an ICD for spontaneous or inducible ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation
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Interventional
Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Ventricular Tachycardia
Drug: amiodarone beta blocker sotalol
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Completed
400
October 2004
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Inclusion Criteria: spontaneous or inducible ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation -

Exclusion Criteria:

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Canada
 
 
NCT00257959
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Connolly, Stuart, M.D.
St. Jude Medical
Principal Investigator: Stuart Connolly McMaster University
Connolly, Stuart, M.D.
November 2005

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