Research Study

A Randomized Parallel-Group, Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind, Event-Driven, Multi-Center Pivotal Phase III Clinical Outcome Trial of Efficacy and Safety of the Oral sGC Stimulator Vericiguat in Subjects With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF) - VerICiguaT Global Study in Subjects With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (VICTORIA)
Principal Investigator 
Sean Virani

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Heart Failure
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT02861534
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Mar 27, 2017 to Jun 15, 2018
Locations 
Diamond Health Care Centre
Name/Title 
Jackie Chow, Research Manager
Phone 
604-875-5324
Email Address 
jackie.chow@vch.ca
Purpose of Study 

This is a randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, multi-center, double-blind, event driven study of vericiguat (MK-1242) in participants with HFrEF. The primary hypothesis is vericiguat (MK-1242) is superior to placebo in increasing the time to first occurrence of the composite of cardiovascular (CV) death or heart failure (HF) hospitalization in participants with HFrEF.

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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