Seizures Post Intracerebral Haemorrhage

This study has been completed.
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Wolfson Medical Center Identifier:
First received: May 2, 2010
Last updated: May 19, 2010
Last verified: May 2010

This study examines early antiepileptic treatment with valproic acid for acute cerebral hemorrhage against a placebo group immediately post event to evaluate the outcome of these patients regarding seizures and neurological outcome.

Condition Intervention Phase
Post Cerebral Hemmorrahge
Drug: valproic acid
Drug: palcebo bid
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Official Title: Are Post Intracerebal Haemorrhage Prevented By Anti-Epileptic Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Wolfson Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • noumber of siezures [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • neurological outcome EDSS

Study Start Date: February 2003
Study Completion Date: December 2008
Primary Completion Date: October 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: valproic acid Drug: valproic acid
treatment of 1 month in a dosage of 400 nd BID
Drug: palcebo bid
Placebo Comparator: placebo Drug: palcebo bid


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • cerebral hemorrhage spontaneous

Exclusion Criteria:

  • early seizures
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01115959

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wolfson Medical Center
Principal Investigator: ronit gilad, md E Wolfson med center
Principal Investigator: ronit gilad, md E wofson med center
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Ronit Gilad PI, Wolfson Medical center Identifier: NCT01115959     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 001
Study First Received: May 2, 2010
Last Updated: May 19, 2010
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Pathologic Processes
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Valproic Acid
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
GABA Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antimanic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
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