Oral Nifedipine to Treat Iron Overload
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00712738|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 10, 2008
Last Update Posted : July 2, 2017
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 22, 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 22, 2010|
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