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Bronx, New York 10468


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to compare the effect on LDL cholesterol levels of converting patients who are receiving the cholesterol absorption inhibitor Zetia at a dose of 10 milligrams to 5 milligrams, when prescribed as a split 10 milligram tablet.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Subjects receiving ezetimibe 10 mg - Subjects who have demonstrated compliance with ezetimibe as evidenced by the following Proportions of Days Covered patterns (which represent a PDC of more than 75%): - 90 day prescriptions: Filled a ezetimibe prescription within the previous 4 months - 60 day prescriptions: Filled a ezetimibe prescription within the previous 2.5 months - 30 day prescriptions: Filled a ezetimibe prescription within the previous 1.5 months - Patients willing and able to provide signed informed consent Exclusion Criteria: - Patients not receiving ezetimibe - Patients receiving ezetimibe 5 milligrams - Patients with a history of being titrated from ezetimibe 5 to 10 mg. Stroke,TIA, myocardial infarction, unstable angina, percutaneous coronary intervention, coronary artery bypass surgery, or major surgery within the 3 months - Cancer undergoing active treatment - Participation in any clinical study within the last 30 days - Drug addiction or alcohol abuse within the past 6 months - Patients unwilling or unable to provide informed consent - Patients with poor compliance - Women of childbearing potential


NCT ID:

NCT00762229


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Lawrence Baruch, MD
Bronx VA Medical Center


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Bronx, New York 10468
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: October 09, 2019

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