Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin in Combination With Metformin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals )
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00099892
First received: December 21, 2004
Last updated: May 1, 2012
Last verified: May 2012
  Purpose

Many people with type 2 diabetes cannot maintain target blood glucose levels when taking a single oral drug. The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of two doses of vildagliptin, an unapproved drug, when added to metformin in people with type 2 diabetes who are not at target blood glucose levels on metformin alone.


Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: vildagliptin
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: Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin in Combination With Metformin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in HbA1c after 24 weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in fasting plasma glucose at 24 weeks
  • Patients with endpoint HbA1c <7% after 24 weeks
  • Patients with reduction in HbA1c >/=to 0.7% after 24 weeks
  • Change from baseline in body weight at 24 weeks
  • Change from baseline in fasting lipids at 24 weeks

Enrollment: 544
Study Start Date: May 2004
Study Completion Date: September 2005
Primary Completion Date: September 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 78 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Blood glucose criteria must be met
  • On a stable dose of metformin as defined by the protocol
  • Body mass index (BMI) in the range 22-45

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Pregnancy or lactation
  • Evidence of serious diabetic complications
  • Evidence of serious cardiovascular complications
  • Laboratory value abnormalities as defined by the protocol
  • Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00099892

Locations
United States, New Jersey
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
East Hanover, New Jersey, United States, 07936
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals )
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00099892     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLAF237A2303
Study First Received: December 21, 2004
Last Updated: May 1, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Novartis:
type 2 diabetes
vildagliptin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Vildagliptin
Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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