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Effect of Chronic Oral Hydration in Patients With Recurrent Unexplained Syncope

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by:
University Hospital, Angers Identifier:
First received: August 31, 2005
Last updated: NA
Last verified: August 2005
History: No changes posted

Beneficial effect of chronic hydration with salt supplementation in patients with recurrent unexplained syncope is not established. We sought to determine if chronic oral rehydration with salt supplementation improved the tolerance and hemodynamic responses of patients with unexplained recurrent syncope.

Condition Intervention Phase
Loss of Consciousness
Neurocardiogenic Syncope
Procedure: Hydration
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Official Title: Benefit of Controlled Rehydration in Unexplained Syncope

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Syncopal and/or near syncopal episodes at least twice within the prior 3 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Neurological disease
  • Structural heart disease
  • Metabolic and psychiatric illness
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00143754

Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Angers
Principal Investigator: Georges PN Leftheriotis, MD-PhD HUAngers
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00143754     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CP00-02, Centre Evian pour l'Eau
Study First Received: August 31, 2005
Last Updated: August 31, 2005
Health Authority: France: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Consciousness Disorders
Nervous System Diseases
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
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