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Cardiomyopathy in DMD: Lisinopril vs. Losartan

This study has been completed.
Boston Children’s Hospital
University of California, Davis
Unverisity of Kansas Medical Center
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
St. Louis Children's Hospital
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jerry R. Mendell, Nationwide Children's Hospital Identifier:
First received: October 29, 2013
Last updated: January 31, 2017
Last verified: January 2017
Results First Received: August 14, 2015  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD)
Interventions: Drug: Losartan
Drug: Lisinopril

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
Lisinopril Approximately 0.07 mg/kg/day in oral capsules
Losartan Approximately 0.7 mg/kg/day in oral capsules

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Lisinopril   Losartan
STARTED   12   11 
COMPLETED   12   10 

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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
Lisinopril Lisinopril
Lospartan Lisinopril
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Lisinopril   Lospartan   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 12   11   23 
[Units: Years]
Median (Full Range)
 (10 to 21) 
 (7 to 27) 
 (7 to 27) 
Sex: Female, Male 
[Units: Participants]
Count of Participants
Female      0   0.0%      0   0.0%      0   0.0% 
Male      12 100.0%      11 100.0%      23 100.0% 
Ejection Fraction 
[Units: Percentage of blood leaving the heart]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 47.5  (6.25)   47.7  (5.49)   47.6  (5.77) 

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Cardiac Ejection Fraction as Measured by Echocardiogram   [ Time Frame: 12 month visit ]

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

Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Dr. Jerry R. Mendell
Organization: Nationwide Children's Hopsital
phone: (614) 722-5615

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Responsible Party: Jerry R. Mendell, Nationwide Children's Hospital Identifier: NCT01982695     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IRB12-00149
Study First Received: October 29, 2013
Results First Received: August 14, 2015
Last Updated: January 31, 2017