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Efficacy and Safety of Three Doses of Vildagliptin in Drug Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00120536
First received: July 12, 2005
Last updated: May 4, 2012
Last verified: May 2012
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to assess the long term safety and effectiveness of three doses of vildagliptin, an unapproved drug, compared to placebo in lowering overall blood glucose levels in people with type 2 diabetes who have not previously been treated with drug therapy to lower their blood sugar.


Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: vildagliptin
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Efficacy and Safety of Three Doses of Vildagliptin in Drug Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in HbA1c at 24 weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse event profile after 24 weeks of treatment
  • Change from baseline in fasting plasma glucose at 24 weeks
  • Patients with endpoint HbA1c < 7% after 24 weeks
  • Patients with reduction in HbA1c >/= 0.7% after 24 weeks
  • Change from baseline in HbA1c at 24 weeks for patients with high baseline HbA1c vs. low baseline HbA1c

Enrollment: 288
Study Start Date: June 2005
Study Completion Date: July 2006
Primary Completion Date: July 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Not currently on drug therapy for type 2 diabetes
  • Blood glucose criteria must be met
  • Body mass index (BMI) in the range 22-45

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of type 1 diabetes
  • Evidence of significant diabetic complications
  • Serious cardiovascular events within the past 6 months
  • Laboratory value abnormalities as defined by the protocol
  • Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00120536

Locations
United States, New Jersey
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
East Hanover, New Jersey, United States, 07936
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis
Investigators
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

No publications provided by Novartis

Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Novartis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00120536     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLAF237A2384
Study First Received: July 12, 2005
Last Updated: May 4, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Novartis:
Type 2 diabetes
vildagliptin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Vildagliptin
Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hypoglycemic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Protease Inhibitors

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