Last updated on March 2018

Vitamin C and Septic Shock


Brief description of study

This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial to compare Vitamin C versus placebo for patients presenting to the ICU with a diagnosis of septic shock.

Detailed Study Description

This is a multi-site, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial comparing a regimen of moderate-dose (6000 mg per day) Vitamin C supplementation versus placebo for the treatment of patients presenting to the ICU with septic shock. Both groups will continue to receive all other standard of care measures for septic shock as clinically indicated. Groups will be enrolled and receive study drug/placebo for 4 days (96 hours) or until 24 hours post-last pressor dose, whichever is sooner.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT03338569

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Recruitment Status: Open


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