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Observational Study of Safety and Effectiveness of NovoMix® 30 for the Treatment of Diabetes (IMPROVE™)

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: NCT00659282
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 16, 2008
Last Update Posted : January 12, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S

Brief Summary:
This study is conducted in Asia, Europe, Japan and North America. The aim of this observational study is to evaluate the safety and effectiveness while using NovoMix® 30 during 26 weeks under normal clinical practice, in the countries participating in the study. The primary outcome is the incidence of major hypoglycaemic events reported as serious adverse drugs reaction conditions on hypoglycaemic events.

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

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 57610 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Observational Study of Safety and Effectiveness of NovoMix® 30 (Biphasic Insulin Aspart) for the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus
Actual Study Start Date : September 11, 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 15, 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : November 15, 2008

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
biphasic insulin aspart
Drug: biphasic insulin aspart
Start dose and frequency to be prescribed by the physician as a result of a normal clinical evaluation.
Other Names:
  • NovoMix 30
  • NovoLog Mix 70/30

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of major hypoglycaemic events reported as serious adverse drug reactions [ Time Frame: during treatment ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients from both general and speciality practice settings who have been deemed appropriate to receive NovoMix® 30 as new treatment and as part of routine out-patient care by the prescribing physician.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age according to approved label and physician discretion
  • Type 2 diabetes including newly-diagnosed subjects who have never received insulin or an insulin analogue before

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who previously enrolled in this study
  • Subjects who are unlikely to comply with protocol requirements
  • Hypersensitivity to biphasic insulin aspart or to any of the excipients
  • Women who are pregnant, breast feeding or have the intention of becoming pregnant within next 12 months

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00659282

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Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Mississauga, Canada, L4W 4XI
China, Beijing
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Beijing, Beijing, China, 100004
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Vouliagment, Greece, 16671
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Bangalore, India, 560001
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Teheran, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Rome, Italy, 00144
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Tokyo, Japan, 1000005
Korea, Republic of
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 137-920
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Warszawa, Poland, PL-02-274
Russian Federation
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Moscow, Russian Federation, 119330
Saudi Arabia
Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 3542
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
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Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S

Additional Information:
Publications of Results:

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Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00659282    
Other Study ID Numbers: BIASP-1766
First Posted: April 16, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2018
Last Verified: January 2018
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
Insulin, Long-Acting
Insulin degludec, insulin aspart drug combination
Biphasic Insulins
Insulin aspart, insulin aspart protamine drug combination 30:70
Insulin, Isophane
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs