Clinical Trial – Migraine and CVD Risk in Women – Migraine

The primary goal of this study is to test the effects of a high-fat, high-carbohydrate mixed meal on candidate modulators of cardiovascular disease risk (inflammation, vascular reactivity, sympathetic nervous system tone, and response to pain) in young adult women with migraine compared with healthy young women. This is study enrolling both cases (women with migraine) and controls (women without migraine), with equal numbers of normal weight and obese women in each group. Participants will undergo a telephone screening and a single day in-person study visit.


Study Type: Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment: 30 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Intervention Model Description: There are four total groups of participants, stratified according to migraine status (yes/no) and obesity status (yes/no). All undergo the same experimental phenotyping procedures.
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Other
Official Title: Mechanisms of Increased Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Women With Migraine
Actual Study Start Date: *April 1, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: *September 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date: *September 2018



Contact: Maghenn Cosico (267) 425-2169 [email protected] Identifier: NCT03081390


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