A Pilot Study Comparing Nebivolol and Atenolol and Its Effects With Exercise in Patients With Mild to Moderate Hypertension

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Mylan Bertek Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00200421
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: December 15, 2005
Last verified: August 2003
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine the effects on exercise capacity of nebivolol compared to atenolol in hypertensive patients.


Condition Intervention Phase
Hypertension
Drug: Nebivolol and Atenolol
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Multi-Center, Active Comparator, Five Treatment Study of the Effects of Nebivolol Compared to Atenolol on Cardiovascular Hemodynamics and Exercise Capacity in Patients With Mild to Moderate Hypertension

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Further study details as provided by Mylan Bertek Pharmaceuticals:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The percent change in sub-maximal exercise duration by cycle ergometer at peak drug effect at end of treatment compared to baseline.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The change in sub-maximal exercise duration at end of treatment compared to baseline.

Estimated Enrollment: 110
Study Start Date: May 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2003
Detailed Description:

This was a pilot, phase II, double-blind, randomized, muticenter, active-comparator, five treatment parallel group dosing and mechanistic study. The study consisted of two phases: 1) screen/washout/single-blind placebo run-in and 2) randomization/treatment. There was a minimum of five scheduled study visits.

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • An average sitting diastolic blood pressure (DBP) of greater then or equal to 95 mmHg and less then or equal to 109 mmHg at baseline

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Recent myocardial infarction or stroke
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Contraindications to beta-blocker therapy or stopping prior antihypertensive therapy
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00200421

Locations
United States, West Virginia
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Morgantown, West Virginia, United States, 26505
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mylan Bertek Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Study Director: Betty S. Riggs, MD, MBA Mylan Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00200421     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NEB203
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: December 15, 2005
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Mylan Bertek Pharmaceuticals:
Nebivolol
Atenolol
Exercise
Hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Atenolol
Nebivolol
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Cardiovascular Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Pharmacologic Actions
Antihypertensive Agents
Sympatholytics
Autonomic Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Adrenergic beta-1 Receptor Antagonists
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
Adrenergic Antagonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vasodilator Agents

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