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Rochester, Minnesota 55905


Purpose:

The goal of this study is to determine if one dose of simvastatin will decrease the inflammatory response to coronary intervention. Also to determine if one dose of simvastatin affects endothelial function (activity of the artery) as measured by noninvasive peripheral artery tonography.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Patients undergoing PCI/angiography - No previously known side effects of statins - Patients who sign an informed consent - Age > 18 years old Exclusion Criteria: - Patients with ST elevation MI - Patients with cardiogenic shock - Patients with hypersensitivity to statins - Patients with unexplained muscle pain - Patients with acute liver disease - Patients receiving cyclosporine, antifungal azoles, macrolide antibiotics, niacin, fibrates> 1qt grapefruit juice/day or nefazodone - Patients with creatinine > 2.0 - Patients with known malignancy - EF < 25% - No CCU patients - No outpatients


NCT ID:

NCT00588471


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Amir Lerman, MD
Mayo Clinic


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Rochester, Minnesota 55905
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: January 22, 2018

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