Efficacy and Safety of Androgel in the Treatment of Hypogonadal and Low Testosterone Men With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Solvay Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00141492
First received: August 30, 2005
Last updated: January 29, 2009
Last verified: January 2009
  Purpose

This study is to investigate how well Androgel, when tested against placebo gel, helps to control blood sugar levels in males with type 2 diabetes who have low testosterone (the main male hormone) blood levels and are taking oral diabetic medicines alone or in combination with insulin.


Condition Intervention Phase
Type 2 Diabetes
Hypogonadism
Drug: Androgel (testosterone gel)
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Androgel, as an Adjunct to Hypoglycemic Therapy, in the Treatment of Hypogonadal and Low Testosterone Men With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Solvay Pharmaceuticals:

Study Start Date: October 2004
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Able to read and write
  2. Males
  3. Between 30-80 years old
  4. Have type 2 diabetes
  5. Diagnoses of hypogonadism or low testosterone

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. On insulin monotherapy
  2. Use of testosterone therapy within the last 6 months
  3. Male breast cancer
  4. History of prostate cancer
  5. History of clinically significant sleep apnea
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Solvay Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Study Director: Global Clinical Director Solvay Solvay Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00141492     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: S176.2.101
Study First Received: August 30, 2005
Last Updated: January 29, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Solvay Pharmaceuticals:
Type 2 diabetes
hypogonadism
testosterone
glycosylated hemoglobin A1C

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Hypogonadism
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Gonadal Disorders
Testosterone
Testosterone enanthate
Testosterone undecanoate
Testosterone 17 beta-cypionate
Methyltestosterone
Androgens
Hormones
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Antineoplastic Agents, Hormonal
Antineoplastic Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Anabolic Agents

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