Pioglitazone and Losartan Provides Additional Renoprotection

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: August 14, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: January 2005
History: No changes posted

Peroxisomal proliferator-activated receptor agonist pioglitazone and rosiglitazone are currently used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes, as efficient insulin sensitizers alone or in combination with insulin.angiotensin II receptor antagonist losartan reduced the levels of proteinuria.Whether Combination therapy with pioglitazone and losartan provides additional renoprotection in subjects with type 2 diabetic nephropathy,it's worth researching.

Condition Intervention
Type 2 Diabetes
Diabetic Nephropathy
Drug: pioglitazone
Drug: losartan

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Combination Therapy With Pioglitazone and Losartan Provides Additional Renoprotection in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetic Nephropathy

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Further study details as provided by Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine:

Estimated Enrollment: 35
Study Start Date: January 2005

Ages Eligible for Study:   32 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Fasting plasma glucose (FPG) level of 3.3-9.0mmol/L
  • 2h plasma glucose level of 7.5-13 mmol/L
  • serum creatinine values between 190 and 660umol/L
  • Two occasions of a ratio of urinary albumin to urinary creatinine≥300 or 24 hours urinary protein concentration is >150mg
  • Informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type1 diabetes or nondiabetic renal disease
  • abnormal liver function
  • heart dysfunction
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00364988

Sponsors and Collaborators
Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
Principal Investigator: Hui M Jin, MD Shanghai No.3 People's Hospital
  More Information

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00364988     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PLAN
Study First Received: August 14, 2006
Last Updated: August 14, 2006
Health Authority: China: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine:
end stage renal disease (ESRD)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Diabetic Nephropathies
Kidney Diseases
Diabetes Complications
Diabetes Mellitus
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Blockers
Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Antihypertensive Agents
Cardiovascular Agents
Hypoglycemic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Therapeutic Uses

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