Clinical Trial 52001

Richmond, VA 23219


If you're 18 or older and have heart disease, you may qualify for the PREVAIL study.

  • History of cardiovascular disease
  • 18 years of age or older with elevated 
    “bad” cholesterol levels
  • On medication(s) to lower cholesterol 
    (if applicable), such as statins

Note: Other requirements will apply.

Qualified Participants May Receive:

$75 per office visit

$25 per phone visit

Study Overview
• Attend study clinic visits and telephone visits 
for about 3 to 4 years.
• Take either 1 study drug tablet or 1 placebo 
tablet (no active ingredients) by mouth 
once daily. 
• Continue taking your usual medication to 
lower cholesterol that was prescribed by your 
general practitioner (if applicable).
• Follow a cholesterol-lowering diet and make 
or continue lifestyle changes as instructed by 
your general practitioner.

Clinical trials are medical research studies designed to test the safety and/or effectiveness of new investigational drugs, devices, or treatments in humans. These studies are conducted worldwide for a range of conditions and illnesses. Learn more about clinical research and participating in a study at About Clinical Trials.