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Safety and Efficacy of Biphasic Insulin Aspart 50 in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01650129
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 26, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 24, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S

Brief Summary:
This trial is conducted in Japan. The aim of this trial is to investigate the safety and efficacy of biphasic insulin aspart (BIAsp) 50 (NN-X14Mix50) compared with biphasic human insulin (BHI) 50 in subjects with type 2 diabetes.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Diabetes Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: biphasic insulin aspart 50 Drug: biphasic human insulin 50 Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 83 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-labelled, Randomised, Parallel Group, Multicentre, Safety and Efficacy Study of NN-X14Mix50 (BIAsp50) in a Twice Daily Regimen in Type 2 Diabetic Subjects
Actual Study Start Date : December 13, 2000
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 18, 2001
Actual Study Completion Date : October 18, 2001

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: BIAsp Drug: biphasic insulin aspart 50
Administered subcutaneously (s.c., under the skin) twice daily for 24 weeks. Injected immediately before breakfast and dinner

Experimental: BHI Drug: biphasic human insulin 50
Administered subcutaneously (s.c., under the skin) twice daily for 24 weeks. Injected 30 minutes before breakfast and dinner

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Glycosylated haemoglobin A1c (HbA1c)

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Occurrence of adverse event(s)
  2. Blood glucose
  3. Incidence of hypoglycaemic episodes
  4. Change from baseline in insulin antibodies
  5. Insulin doses

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with type 2 diabetes
  • Subjects with insulin treated for at least 24 weeks
  • HbA1c maximum 11.0%
  • Body mass index (BMI) below 30.0 kg/m^2
  • Patients who have the skill of self-injection of insulin, and are able and willing to perform self-monitoring blood glucose (SMBG) and are able to take measures against hypoglycaemic episodes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Recurrent severe hypoglycaemia
  • Subjects with proliferative retinopathy or preproliferative retinopathy diagnosed within the last 12 weeks, or receiving photocoagulation therapy within the last one year
  • Impaired hepatic function
  • Impaired renal function
  • Cardiac diseases
  • Uncontrolled hypertension
  • Subjects with history of severe allergic or severe hypersensitive reactions
  • Total daily insulin dose at least 100 IU
  • Treatment with oral hypoglycaemic agentsvwithin the last 4 weeks

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01650129

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Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Tokyo, Japan, 1000005
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
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Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT01650129    
Other Study ID Numbers: BIASP-1352
First Posted: July 26, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 24, 2017
Last Verified: February 2017
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Insulin, Globin Zinc
Insulin Aspart
Biphasic Insulins
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs