A Study of MK0653A (Ezetimibe (+) Simvastatin) in Patients With Hypercholesterolemia (0653A-038)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00092651
First received: September 23, 2004
Last updated: May 24, 2013
Last verified: May 2013

September 23, 2004
May 24, 2013
September 2002
June 2003   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Plasma LDL-C
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Plasma LDL-C, TG and HDL-C. The proportion of patients achieving LDL-C targets. Tolerability.
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A Study of MK0653A (Ezetimibe (+) Simvastatin) in Patients With Hypercholesterolemia (0653A-038)(COMPLETED)
A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, "Factorial" Design Study to Evaluate the Lipid-Altering Efficacy and Safety of Ezetimibe/Simvastatin Combination Tablet in Patients With Primary Hypercholesterolemia

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the lipid lowering effects of an investigational drug in patients with hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol).

The duration of treatment is 4 months.

Interventional
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Hypercholesterolemia
  • Drug: MK0653A, ezetimibe (+) simvastatin
  • Drug: Comparators: simvastatin and ezetimibe
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Completed
1500
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June 2003   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • High cholesterol

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has a condition which, in the opinion of the investigator, might pose a risk to the patient, interfere with participation in the study, or does not meet the additional criteria as required by the study.
Both
18 Years to 80 Years
No
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NCT00092651
2004_048, MK0653A-038
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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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