Investigational Drug Study in Patients With Elevated Cholesterol and Coronary Heart Disease (0653-801)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00092599
First received: September 23, 2004
Last updated: May 24, 2013
Last verified: May 2013

September 23, 2004
May 24, 2013
March 2003
July 2004   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Percentage of patients reaching LDL goal of <2.60 mmol/L after 6 weeks of treatment
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Safety and tolerability.
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Investigational Drug Study in Patients With Elevated Cholesterol and Coronary Heart Disease (0653-801)(COMPLETED)
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Study to Evaluate Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Ezetimibe 10 mg or Placebo Co-administered With Existing Simvastatin 10 mg or 20 mg in Attaining Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Target Levels in Patients With Hypercholesterolemia and Coronary Heart Disease.

This study will evaluate patients who have coronary heart disease to determine if an investigational drug will further lower cholesterol when taken in combination with an approved cholesterol lowering medication.

The duration of treatment is 10 weeks.

Interventional
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Coronary Disease
  • Drug: MK0653, ezetimibe
  • Drug: Comparator: ezetimibe, placebo
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Brohet C, Banai S, Alings AM, Massaad R, Davies MJ, Allen C. LDL-C goal attainment with the addition of ezetimibe to ongoing simvastatin treatment in coronary heart disease patients with hypercholesterolemia. Curr Med Res Opin. 2005 Apr;21(4):571-8.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
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July 2004   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with elevated cholesterol and coronary heart disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who do not meet specific cholesterol levels as required by the study
Both
18 Years and older
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Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
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NCT00092599
2004_039, MK0653-801
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Executive Vice President, Clinical and Quantitative Sciences, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
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Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
May 2013

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