N-Acetylcysteine for Youth Cannabis Use Disorder

Date Added
May 3rd, 2016
PRO Number
Pro00054499
Researcher
Kevin Gray

List of Studies


Keywords
Adolescents, Substance Use
Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of the medication N-acetylcysteine (NAC) to help young people quit using marijuana. NAC is an over-the-counter supplement and antioxidant that has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in adults and children for other uses, but has not been approved by the FDA for treatment of marijuana use disorder. Volunteers ages 14-21 are needed for this study.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Intake Team
843-792-9257
youth@musc.edu

A Proof-of-Concept Trial of N-Acetylcysteine for Adolescent Alcohol Use Disorder

Date Added
September 4th, 2018
PRO Number
Pro00080921
Researcher
Kevin Gray

List of Studies


Keywords
Adolescents, Alcohol, Substance Use
Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of the medication N-acetylcysteine (NAC) to help young people with alcohol use disorder. NAC is an over-the-counter supplement and antioxidant that has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in adults and children for other uses, but has not been approved by the FDA for treatment of alcohol use disorder. All participants will receive brief alcohol counseling during the 8 weeks of medication treatment. Volunteers ages 13-20 are needed for this study.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Youth Collaborative Intake
843-792-9257
youth@musc.edu

Multicenter Study Into Individualized Scanning for Coronary Artery Disease (MINDS-CAD)

Date Added
July 14th, 2020
PRO Number
Pro00100282
Researcher
Uwe O.P. Schoepf

List of Studies


Keywords
Cardiovascular, Coronary Artery Disease
Summary

This study uses CT scans to visualize the heart and surrounding arteries to look for coronary artery disease. This study takes into account individuals body type including size, weight, and heart rate to tailor the CT scan and contrast media given to each patient. Taking into account each patients body will allow doctors to obtain the best image possible while reducing the amount of contrast media given to patients.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Hunter Gray
8438764922
grayhu@musc.edu



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