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Tezosentan in Patients With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

2014-08-27 03:14:58 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, cross-over study to demonstrate that a single infusion of tezosentan has minimal effect on blood pressure in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension, treated with endothelin receptor antagonists, phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors or a combination of both.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Conditions

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Intervention

ACT-050089

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Actelion

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:58-0400

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