A Multi-Center, Randomized, Assessor-Blind, Controlled Trial Comparing the Occurrence of Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACEs) in Patients With Prostate Cancer and Cardiovascular Disease Receiving Degarelix (Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH) Receptor Antagonist) or Leuprolide (GnRH Receptor Agonist)

Condition: Prostate Cancer

Study Type: Interventional

Clinical Trials Identifier NCT 8-digits: NCT02663908

Sponsor: Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Phase: Phase 3


  • Age: minimum N/A maximum N/A
  • Gender: Male

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Advanced prostate cancer
  • Indication to initiate androgen deprivation therapy (ADT)
  • Predefined cardiovascular disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous or current hormonal management of prostate cancer (unless terminated at least 12 months prior to trial)
  • Acute cardiovascular disease in the previous 30 days

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