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Trial record 61 of 73 for:    HYDROCHLOROTHIAZIDE AND LOSARTAN

HYZAAR vs. Ramipril for Diabetes (0954A-245)(COMPLETED)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 31, 2007
Last Update Posted : September 25, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Brief Summary:
A study to test the safety and efficacy of HYZAAR as compared to Ramipril in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (high blood sugar) and hypertension (high blood pressure).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Hypertension Drug: MK0954A, losartan potassium (+) hydrochlorothiazide (HYZAAR) / Duration of Treatment : 8 Weeks Drug: Comparator : ramipril /Duration of Treatment : 8 Weeks Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 312 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: HYZAAR Versus Ramipril Diabetic Patients
Actual Study Start Date : August 8, 2001
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 15, 2002
Actual Study Completion Date : October 16, 2002

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Drug Information available for: Ramipril

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To determine the antihypertensive effectiveness of HYZAAR as compared to Ramipril as measure by SiSBP at Week 4

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. To determine the safety anf tolerability of HYZAAR as compared to Ramipril as seen in overall adverse experiences for the duration of the study

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is at least 18 years old, has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has renal disease, malignant hypertension, uncontrolled type 2 diabetes mellitus, history of stroke, TIA (Transient Ischemic Attacks) , or heart disease

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00480805

Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
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Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Study Data/Documents: CSR Synopsis  This link exits the site

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Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00480805     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0954A-245
First Posted: May 31, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 25, 2017
Last Verified: September 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Antihypertensive Agents
Angiotensin II Type 1 Receptor Blockers
Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists
Natriuretic Agents
Sodium Chloride Symporter Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors