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Colchicine for Diabetic Nephropathy

2014-08-27 03:18:16 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Patients with diabetic nephropathy and proteinuria, despite maximal anti- hypertensive and anti-glucose treatment, will receive colchicine for six months, 2 mg a day, during which their 24 hour urine protein and renal function tests will be monitored. The investigators' hypothesis is that colchicine will diminish proteinuria and might also help slow down the development of end stage renal failure in the long run.

Study Design

Control: Historical Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Diabetic Nephropathy

Intervention

colchicine

Location

Sheba medical center, Tel hashomer
Ramat gan
Israel
52621

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Sheba Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:16-0400

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