High Cholesterol

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with high cholesterol are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called clinicaltrials.gov, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Screening Protocol for a Gene Therapy Trial in Subjects With Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Condition:   Hypercholesterolemia, Familial
Sponsor:   University of Pennsylvania
Recruiting - verified January 2017

Effects of Two Herbal Dietary Supplements on Lipid Metabolism in Moderate Hypercholesterolemia and Hypertriglyceridemia

Conditions:   Hypercholesterolemia;   Hypertriglyceridemia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: VAL070-A;   Dietary Supplement: VAL070-B;   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsors:   Valbiotis;   BioFortis
Recruiting - verified January 2017

Evaluation of Long-Term Efficacy of Bempedoic Acid (ETC-1002) in Patients With Hyperlipidemia at High Cardiovascular Risk

Conditions:   Hypercholesterolemia;   Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease
Interventions:   Drug: bempedoic acid;   Drug: placebo
Sponsor:   Esperion Therapeutics
Recruiting - verified January 2017

Evaluation of the Efficacy and Safety of Bempedoic Acid (ETC-1002) in Patients With Hyperlipidemia and Statin Intolerant

Conditions:   Hypercholesterolemia;   Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease;   Statin Adverse Reaction
Interventions:   Drug: bempedoic acid;   Other: placebo
Sponsor:   Esperion Therapeutics
Recruiting - verified January 2017

Evaluating Effect of the Study Drug Praluent (Alirocumab) on Neurocognitive Function When Compared to Placebo

Condition:   Hypercholesterolemia
Interventions:   Drug: Praluent (Alirocumab);   Drug: Placebo
Sponsors:   Regeneron Pharmaceuticals;   Sanofi
Recruiting - verified January 2017

A Clinical Trial to Assess the Long Term Safety and Tolerability of MK-0653H in Japanese Participants With Hypercholesterolemia (MK-0653H-833)

Conditions:   Hypercholesterolemia;   Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Interventions:   Drug: Ezetimibe;   Drug: Rosuvastatin
Sponsor:   Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Active, not recruiting - verified January 2017

Measuring the Impact of Dietary Supplementation With a New Baking Product on Gut Microbiota and Cholesterol Metabolism

Condition:   Hypercholesterolemia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: PreBIOil;   Dietary Supplement: Control
Sponsors:   Fondazione Edmund Mach;   Casa di Cura Eremo di Arco (TN) Italy;   OlioCRU Consorzio srl Arco (TN) Italy
Completed - verified January 2017

Exercise and Pharmacotherapy for Anxiety in Cardiac Patients

Conditions:   Anxiety;   Cardiovascular Disease
Interventions:   Drug: Lexapro;   Drug: Placebo;   Behavioral: Supervised Aerboic Exercise
Sponsor:   Duke University
Recruiting - verified January 2017