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The Effect of Terlipressin on Intesitnal Function in Septic Shock Patients

Information source: First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on August 23, 2015
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Condition(s) targeted: Terlipressin; Septic Shock

Intervention: Terlipressin (Drug); Norepinephrine (Drug)

Phase: N/A

Status: Recruiting

Sponsored by: Liu ZiMeng

Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
liu zimeng, master, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: the first affiliated hospital of SUMS

Overall contact:
liu zimeng, master, Phone: 020-87755766, Email: sumslzm@163.com


Terlipressin becomes a vasopressin for septic shock. But some studies found it may lead to severe intesitnal complications such as intestinal ischemia. The investigators study was designed to find the effect of terlipressin on intestinal function in septic shock patients.

Clinical Details

Official title: the Surgical Intensive Care Unit

Study design: Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Primary outcome: intestinal function assessed by abdominal distension, intestinal bleeding, peritonitis, plasma DAO level, enteral nutrition


Minimum age: 18 Years. Maximum age: 80 Years. Gender(s): Both.


Inclusion Criteria:

- septic shock

Exclusion Criteria:

- shock due to other reasons

- diagnosited intesitinal ischemia

Locations and Contacts

liu zimeng, master, Phone: 020-87755766, Email: sumslzm@163.com

the First Affiliated Hospital of Sumyetsan University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510080, China; Recruiting
liu zimeng, doctor, Phone: 020, Ext: 87755766, Email: sumslzm@163.com
zhang xuyu, doctor, Phone: 020, Ext: 87755766, Email: sumsxyz@163.com
Additional Information

Starting date: December 2014
Last updated: December 25, 2014

Page last updated: August 23, 2015

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