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Vytorin Treating Uncontrolled Lipids (VyTUL) Study (0653A-122)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00395603
Recruitment Status : Terminated (This study was terminated early due to poor recruitment.)
First Posted : November 3, 2006
Last Update Posted : March 21, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE November 2, 2006
First Posted Date  ICMJE November 3, 2006
Last Update Posted Date March 21, 2017
Study Start Date  ICMJE September 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date June 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: November 2, 2006)
Percentage reduction in ldl-c at end-point after 6 weeks.
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Change History Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00395603 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Not Provided
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
 
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE Vytorin Treating Uncontrolled Lipids (VyTUL) Study (0653A-122)
Official Title  ICMJE Compare Ezetimibe 10mg and Simvastatin 40mg vs Atorvastatin 80mg Daily in Subjects With Cardiovascular Heart Disease and/or Diabetes Mellitus With Uncontrolled Lipids on Statin Therapy
Brief Summary To compare the effectiveness of ezetimibe/simvastatin 10/40 daily to atorvastatin 80 daily in reducing the concentration of ldl-c at endpoint after 6 weeks of treatment.
Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Phase 3
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus
Intervention  ICMJE
  • Drug: MK0653A, ezetimibe (+) simvastatin / Duration of Treatment: 6 Weeks
  • Drug: Comparator: atorvastatin / Duration of Treatment: 6 Weeks
Study Arms  ICMJE Not Provided
Publications * Not Provided

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Terminated
Estimated Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: November 2, 2006)
550
Original Enrollment  ICMJE Same as current
Actual Study Completion Date  ICMJE June 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date June 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Greater than 18 years of age
  • Treated for at least the last 3 months with a daily dose of atorvastatin 40 mg
  • Existing coronary heart disease and cholesterol > 4.0 mmol/l

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Uncontrolled diabetes
  • Elevated liver function tests
  • Elevated creatine kinase (ck)
  • Triglycerides (tg) > 4.5 mmol/l
  • Drug or alcohol dependency within 6 months prior to visit 1
  • Woman receiving hormonal therapy who have not been maintained on a stable dose and regimen for at least 8 weeks and are willing to continue the same regimen for the duration of the study
  • Woman of childbearing potential not using an acceptable method of birth control
  • Women who are pregnant or breast feeding
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE 18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Not Provided
Removed Location Countries Australia
 
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00395603
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE 0653A-122
2006_042
Has Data Monitoring Committee Not Provided
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Responsible Party Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Study Sponsor  ICMJE Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
PRS Account Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Verification Date March 2017

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