Effects of Heating Massaging Vibrating Vicinity of the Insulin Delivery Site
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01307514
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2008 by Hadassah Medical Organization. Recruitment status was: Not yet recruiting
The aim of this experiment is to test the pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of insulin analogs and their dependence on external and physiological alterations. The investigators plan compare the pharmacodynamics of insulin analog delivery in regular conditions and in the presence of increased perfusion of the delivery site, achieved by way of local warming, movement and topical application of Capsaicin cream. The investigators will also test the effect of local heating and topical application of Capsaicin cream on the post prandial glucose levels following a bolus.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
The participants will be patients with insulin dependent diabetes using standard insulin injections or continuous insulin infusion pumps.
Participant age between 18- 65 years old
Type I or Type II diabetes
Does not suffer from sever hypertension, kidney, liver or heart disease
Does not suffer from active Ischemic heart disease