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SSRI Effects on Semen Parameters in Men

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00385762
First received: October 9, 2006
Last updated: April 19, 2017
Last verified: April 2017
Results First Received: February 17, 2017  
Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only;   Time Perspective: Prospective
Condition: Healthy
Intervention: Drug: paroxetine

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Paroxetine Paroxetine was administered for 5 weeks using an escalating dosing schedule: week 1, 10 mg daily; week 2, 20 mg daily; weeks 3 and 4, 30 mg daily; week 5, 20 mg daily.

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Paroxetine
STARTED   35 
COMPLETED   33 
NOT COMPLETED   2 
Adverse Event                1 
Lost to Follow-up                1 



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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Paroxetine Paroxetine was administered for 5 weeks using an escalating dosing schedule: week 1, 10 mg daily; week 2, 20 mg daily; weeks 3 and 4, 30 mg daily; week 5, 20 mg daily.

Baseline Measures
   Paroxetine 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 35 
Age 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
 
<=18 years      0   0.0% 
Between 18 and 65 years      35 100.0% 
>=65 years      0   0.0% 
Sex: Female, Male 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
 
Female      0   0.0% 
Male      35 100.0% 


  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Semen Volume   [ Time Frame: 2 months post initial visit ]

2.  Primary:   Sperm Concentration   [ Time Frame: 2 months post initial visit ]

3.  Primary:   Sperm Motility   [ Time Frame: 2 months post initial visit ]

4.  Primary:   Sperm Morphology   [ Time Frame: 2 months post initial visit ]


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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Peter N Schlegel, MD
Organization: Weill Cornell Medical College
phone: 2127465491
e-mail: pnschleg@med.cornell.edu



Responsible Party: Weill Medical College of Cornell University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00385762     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0605008515
Study First Received: October 9, 2006
Results First Received: February 17, 2017
Last Updated: April 19, 2017