A Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy of an Investigational Drug and Dietary Supplement in Men and Postmenopausal Women With Osteoporosis (0217A-227)
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.
Read our disclaimer for details.
The purpose of this study is to test the safety, tolerability and effectiveness of an investigational drug and dietary supplement to reduce the risk of vitamin D insufficiency and deficiency during the treatment of osteoporosis in men and postmenopausal women.
A 15-Week, Double-Blind, Randomized, Active-Controlled, Multi-Center Study With 24-Week Extension to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Efficacy of Alendronate 70 mg Plus Vitamin D3 2800 IU Combination Tablet in Men and Postmenopausal Women With Osteoporosis
Actual Study Start Date :
September 24, 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date :
May 1, 2004
Actual Study Completion Date :
May 1, 2004
Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.
Layout table for eligibility information
Ages Eligible for Study:
40 Years to 90 Years (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Men or postmenopausal women who are osteoporotic
Vitamin D deficiency
Other disease of bone or mineral metabolism
Digestive disease causing malabsorption
Other significant medical conditions that are not adequately treated