Clinical Trial: An Investigational Drug Study to Lower Non-Cholesterol Sterol Levels Associated with Sitosterolemia
This study is currently recruiting patients.
This is a 6-month study with patients who have the rare disease, sitosterolemia which may result in heart-related diseases. These patients have unusually high absorption of non-cholesterol sterols, resulting in heart-related diseases. This study investigates whether absorption of these non-cholesterols can be reduced in these patients.
|Condition||Treatment or Intervention||Phase|
|Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors |
| ||Phase II |
MedlinePlus related topics: Genetic Disorders; Heart Diseases; Heart Diseases--Prevention; Metabolic Disorders
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Treatment, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Control, Parallel Assignment
Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years - 85 Years, Genders Eligible for Study: Both
- 18 years or older, with a history of elevated sitosterol levels and have received treatment for at least 6 months prior to study entry.
- Patient has a condition which, in the opinion of the investigator, might pose a risk to the patient or interfere with participation in the study.
Location and Contact Information
Call for information., Chandler, Arizona, 85225, United States; Recruiting
Call for information., San Francisco, California, 94143, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Brandon, Florida, 33511, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Naples, Florida, 34102, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Nappanee, Indiana, 46550, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Bethesda, Maryland, 20892, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Edina, Minnesota, 55435, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Newark, New Jersey, 07103, United States; Recruiting
Call for information., Wilmington, North Carolina, 28412, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for International Site Informaton, Horsham, Pennsylvania, 19044, United States; Recruiting
Call for information., Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 17601, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, 15243, United States; No longer recruiting
Call for information., Due West, South Carolina, 29639, United States; No longer recruiting
Record last reviewed: April 2005
Last Updated: April 7, 2005
Record first received: September 23, 2004
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00092898
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on 2005-04-08
Cache Date: April 9, 2005