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Copeptin Changes After Food Intake (CoMeal)

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: NCT01772914
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 21, 2013
Last Update Posted : May 20, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mirjam Christ-Crain, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether copeptin levels are affected by food intake.

Condition or disease
Healthy Adults Copeptin

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 30 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Copeptin During a Standardized Oral Glucose Tolerance Test and a Mixed Meal Tolerance Test
Study Start Date : February 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2013
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2014

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Changes in copeptin levels after intake of a oral glucose tolerance test- and a mixed meal tolerance test liquid [ Time Frame: 30, 60, 90, 120, 180 minutes after intake of the test liquids ]

Biospecimen Description:
Serum EDTA

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
healthy adults

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Aged over 18 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Intake of any kind of medication (except birth control pill)
  • BMI >30 kg/m2
  • Evidence of any acute illness
  • History of chronic illness
  • Pregnancy
  • Known galactosemia or maltose malabsorption
  • Baseline glucose level >5.5 mmol/l Baseline sodium level <135 mmol/l or >145 mmol/l

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01772914

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University Hospital Basel
Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland, 4031
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
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Principal Investigator: Mirjam Christ-Crain,
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
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Responsible Party: Mirjam Christ-Crain, Prof. Dr. med., University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland Identifier: NCT01772914    
Other Study ID Numbers: CoMeal 2013
First Posted: January 21, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 20, 2014
Last Verified: January 2013
Keywords provided by Mirjam Christ-Crain, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland:
glucose tolerance test
mixed meal test
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Diabetes Insipidus
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Pituitary Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases