Effect of Insulin Detemir on Blood Glucose Control in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: October 3, 2006
Last updated: June 26, 2012
Last verified: June 2012

This trial is conducted in China. This trial aims for a comparison of the effect on glycemic control in subjects with type 2 diabetes of insulin detemir or NPH-insulin given once daily at bedtime as add-on to oral anti-diabetic drug(s).

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: insulin detemir
Drug: insulin NPH
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Insulin Detemir on Blood Glucose Control in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 20 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • FBG [ Time Frame: after 20 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Safety profile [ Time Frame: during 20 weeks treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Proportion of subjects achieving HbA1c less than or equal to 7.0% [ Time Frame: after 20 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Within-subject variation of self measured blood glucose (SMBG) before breakfast during the trial at the end of the trial [ Time Frame: before breakfast during the trial at the end of the trial ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 263
Study Start Date: September 2006
Study Completion Date: August 2007
Primary Completion Date: August 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • HbA1C greater than 7.5% and less than or equal to 11.0%
  • Currently on any oral antidiabetic drug (OAD) more than or equal to 3 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous acute treatment with insulin for more than 7 days.
  • Treatment with OAD(s) which does not adhere to the approval labeling.
  • Proliferate retinopathy or maculopathy that has required acute treatment within the last year.
  • Known hypoglycaemia unawareness or recurrent major hypoglycaemia, that may interfere with study participation as judged by the Investigator.
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00383877

Beijing, China
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Han Lijun Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.
Study Director: Cheng Yuwei Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

Responsible Party: Public Access to Clinical Trials, Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00383877     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NN304-1684
Study First Received: October 3, 2006
Last Updated: June 26, 2012
Health Authority: China: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Insulin, NPH
Insulin, Long-Acting
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions

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