Differential Metabolic Effects of Fenofibrate and Fatty Acid

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01003847
First received: October 28, 2009
Last updated: May 9, 2011
Last verified: October 2010
  Purpose

The investigators hypothesize that fenofibrate and fatty acid may have different metabolic effects in hypertriglyceridemic patients


Condition Intervention Phase
Hypertriglyceridemia
Drug: fenofibrate, fatty acid, placebo
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • flow-mediated dilation [ Time Frame: 8 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • insulin resistance [ Time Frame: 8 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 150
Study Start Date: November 2009
Study Completion Date: September 2010
Primary Completion Date: September 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: fenofibrate Drug: fenofibrate, fatty acid, placebo
fenofibrate 160 mg, fatty acids 2 gm, placeob 8 weeks of treatment
Active Comparator: fatty acid
drug
Drug: fenofibrate, fatty acid, placebo
fenofibrate 160 mg, fatty acids 2 gm, placeob 8 weeks of treatment
Active Comparator: Placebo Drug: fenofibrate, fatty acid, placebo
fenofibrate 160 mg, fatty acids 2 gm, placeob 8 weeks of treatment

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • hypertriglyceridemia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Overt liver disease Chronic renal failure Hypothyroidism Myopathy Uncontrolled diabetes Severe hypertension
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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Gil Medical Center
Incheon, Korea, Republic of, 405-760
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dr. Koh, Gachon University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01003847     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GMC-200911
Study First Received: October 28, 2009
Last Updated: May 9, 2011
Health Authority: South Korea: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:
Insulin resistance

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertriglyceridemia
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Fenofibrate
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Lipid Regulating Agents
Therapeutic Uses

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