Comparison of Temazepam and Acetazolamide to Treat Difficulty Sleeping at High Altitude

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01519544
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 27, 2012
Last Update Posted : April 23, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
N. Stuart Harris MD MFA, Massachusetts General Hospital

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2012
  Actual Study Completion Date : March 2015
Auerbach, Paul S. Wilderness Medicine, 5th ed. Mosby, Phidelphia. Pages 4-8. 2007.
Bradwell AR, Coote JH, Smith P, et al. (1987) The effect of temazepam and Diamox on nocturnal hypoxia at altitude [abstract]. In: Sutton J.R., Houston C.S., Coates G., ed. Hypoxia and Cold, New York: Praeger; 1987: P543.
Hackett P. and Olez O. (1992). The Lake Louise consensus on the definition and qualification of altitude illness. In: J. Sutton, G. Coates and C. Houston (Eds) Hypoxia and mountain medicine. Queen City Press, Burlington, 1992: 327-330.
Mulder-Hajonides van der Meulen WREH, Wijnberg J.R., Hollander J.J., De Diana I.P.F. and van den Hoofdakker R.H. (1980) Measurement of subjective sleep quality. Eur. Sleep Res. Soc. Abstr. 5:98.
Meijman T.F., Thunnissen M.J., de Vries-Griever A.G.H. (1990) The after-effects of a prolonged period of day-sleep on subjective sleep quality. Work Stress. 4:65-70.
Kryger M.H., Roth T. and Dement W.C. (2011). Chapters 143 and 147. Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 5th ed. Saunders, St. Louis, 2011.