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Clinical Trails at Rush Liver & Kidney Transplant Trial
Clinical Trial Protocol ID
04022606

Clinical Trial Investigator Name
S. Forrest Dodson, MD

Clinical Trial Title

Effectiveness Study of Changing Immunosuppressive Drugs in Kidney and Liver Patients Who Have Developed Abnormal Glucose Levels



Clinical Trial Protocol Description

This study will examine the effectiveness of changing immunosuppresive drugs in patients who have had a kidney or liver transplant within the past six months and have developed abnormal glucose levels. Patients will be randomly assigned to either maintain their current medication regimen or change to the study drug. The study will last 26 weeks.



Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible, participants must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have had a kidney or liver transplant more than two months ago
  • Be taking immunosuppressant medication
  • Have abnormal glucose levels

This is a partial list of eligibility requirements.





Contact Name Nancy Ebert, RN
Contact Phone (312) 942-4252
Contact E-mail clinical_trials@rush.edu
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