Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients With Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Eli Lilly and Company
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00044421
First received: August 28, 2002
Last updated: November 5, 2007
Last verified: November 2007
  Purpose

The purpose of this protocol is to determine if an investigational drug is effective in treating nerve malfunction in diabetes.


Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetic Neuropathies
Diabetes Mellitus
Drug: Ruboxistaurin mesylate
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: LY333531 Treatment of Peripheral Neuropathy in Patients With Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Eli Lilly and Company:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Reduction in the progression of DPN measured by composite score

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Vibration sensation;Electrophysiology of tibial, peroneal and sural nerves;Neurological signs;Neuropathic symptoms;Clinical global impression of change;Health outcome measures

Estimated Enrollment: 400
Study Start Date: July 2002
Study Completion Date: October 2006
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients must have type I or type II Diabetes Mellitus.
  • Have been clinically diagnosed with neuropathy.
  • Have an HbA1C less than or equal to 12%. Patients with HbA1C greater than 9% must be on insulin therapy.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Be able to visit the doctor's office approximately 3 times over a maximum of a 6-week period to determine if you can continue in the study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of significant liver problems.
  • Have poor kidney function.
  • Drink an excess of alcohol or abuse drugs.
  • Have recently participated in or are currently participating in a Medical study in which you receive an experimental drug.
  • Are a woman and are pregnant or breastfeeding, intending to become pregnant within the next 2 years, or are a woman not using an effective method of birth control.
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Investigators
Study Director: Call 1-877-CTLILLY (1977-285-4559) or 1317-615-4559 Mon-Fri 9 AM - 5 PM Eastern time (UTC/GMT - 5 hours, EST) Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00044421     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2784, B7A-MC-MBBR
Study First Received: August 28, 2002
Last Updated: November 5, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
Diabetic Neuropathies
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Neuromuscular Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Diabetes Complications
Ruboxistaurin
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions

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