Evaluation of Sildenafil for the Treatment of Moderate Congestive Heart Failure
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00793338|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified November 2008 by University of New Mexico.
Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 19, 2008
Last Update Posted : November 19, 2008
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Heart Failure||Drug: Sildenafil||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||20 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Evaluation of Sildenafil for the Treatment of Moderate Congestive Heart Failure|
|Study Start Date :||November 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 2010|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||February 2011|
All patients will receive open-label treatment with sildenafil.
Sildenafil 20mg three times a day for 3 months.
- Change in 6-minute walk distance [ Time Frame: 24 hours and 3 months ]
- Changes in peak oxygen consumption (measured by cardiopulmonary exercise testing) [ Time Frame: 24 hours and 3 months ]
- Change in the level of neurohormones (b-type natriuretic peptide, catecholamines, ET-1), [ Time Frame: 24 hours and 3 months ]
- Change in quality of life [ Time Frame: 3 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00793338
|Contact: Joe R Anderson, PharmDemail@example.com|
|United States, New Mexico|
|Clinical Translational Science Center|
|Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87131|
|Principal Investigator: Joe R Anderson, PharmD|
|Principal Investigator:||Joe R Anderson, PharmD||University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy|