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Change in Brain Metabolism and Cognitive Function by Aripiprazole

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01562808
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 26, 2012
Last Update Posted : March 26, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Jun Soo Kwon, Seoul National University Hospital

Brief Summary:

Dopamine receptor occupancy and brain metabolism were measured using positron emission tomography after the administration of aripiprazole. Working memory performance was also measured using N-back task.

The investigators explored the relationship between changes in brain metabolism and working memory performance.


Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Antipsychotics Cognition Brain Metabolism Dopamine Receptor Occupancy Drug: Aripiprazole Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 15 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: The Relationship Between D2 Occupancy and Change in Frontal Metabolism and Working Memory Induced by Aripiprazole
Study Start Date : January 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : May 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2012

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Intervention Details:
    Drug: Aripiprazole
    single oral administration of aripiprazole


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Reaction time of correct response in N-back task [ Time Frame: 48 hrs after the administration of aripiprazole ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 30 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • healthy volunteers
  • right-handed

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any significant abnormality on routine lab
  • any psychiatric disease

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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Seoul National University Hospital
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-744
Sponsors and Collaborators
Seoul National University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jun Soo Kwon, M.D., Ph.D. Seoul National University Hospital

Responsible Party: Jun Soo Kwon, Professor, Seoul National University Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01562808     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A070001
First Posted: March 26, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 26, 2012
Last Verified: March 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Aripiprazole
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Psychotropic Drugs