Effects of an Immunosuppressant Mycophenolate Mofetil or MMF on the Urinary Sodium Excretion Response to Mental Stress (MMF)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02432339|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 4, 2015
Last Update Posted : June 20, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Psychological Stress Hypertension, Renal||Drug: mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) Drug: Placebo||Phase 1 Phase 2|
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|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Crossover Assignment|
|Masking:||Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||Comparing the Effects of an Immunosuppressant (Mycophenolate Mofetil or MMF) on the Urinary Sodium Excretion Response to Mental Stress in a Crossover Design (MMF)|
|Actual Study Start Date :||April 22, 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||November 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||November 30, 2019|
Experimental: mycophenolate mofetil (MMF)
Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) 500 mg tablet twice a day for 7 1/2 days.
Drug: mycophenolate mofetil (MMF)
an immunosuppressant - 500 mgs twice a day for 7 1/2 days - in capsule form
Other Name: CellCept Chemical formula: C23H31NO7 Drugbank ID: DB00688
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo (sugar pill) in the same size capsule that the MMF is used in - twice a day for 7 1/2 days.
a sugar pill - 500 mgs twice a day for 7 1/2 days - in the same capsule form as the MMF
Other Name: a sugar pill
- Urinary sodium excretion rate [ Time Frame: 2 hours ]primary variable of interest is the difference in stress induced changes in sodium excretion between placebo and treatment conditions.
- Hemodynamics- change in systolic blood pressure compared to changes in sodium excretion [ Time Frame: 2 hours ]measures of change in systolic blood pressure compared to changes in sodium excretion in treatment verses placebo.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02432339
|Contact: Sandra Young-Mayes, BSfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Michelle Brown, MSemail@example.com|
|United States, Georgia|
|Augusta, Georgia, United States, 30912|
|Contact: Sandra Young-Mayes, BS 706-721-7698 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Michelle Brown, MS 7067219893 email@example.com|
|Principal Investigator: Gregory A Harshfield, PhD|
|Principal Investigator:||Gregory A Harshfield, PhD||Augusta University|