Effect of Dietary Salt Supplemantation in Vasovagal Syncope Prophylaxis: A Clinical Trial
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00465946
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2007 by Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre. Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
Syncope is a syndrome consisting of a relatively short period of temporary and self-limited loss of consciousness caused by transient diminution of blood flow to the brain (most often the result of systemic hypotension). The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of salt supplementation in vasovagal syncope prophylaxis.
Condition or disease
Behavioral: Salt Supplementation
Healthy volunteers without use of medicines with except contraceptives orals that met the exclusion criteria were consecutively enrolled in a randomized trial.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 40 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Incapacity of to understand and to sign the term consent