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A Clinical Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Three Doses of Vildagliptin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00099905
First Posted: December 22, 2004
Last Update Posted: May 2, 2012
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Information provided by:
Novartis
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of three doses of vildagliptin, an unapproved drug, compared to placebo in lowering overall blood glucose levels in people with type 2 diabetes who have not been previously treated with drug therapy to lower their blood sugar.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: vildagliptin Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Clinical Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Three Doses of Vildagliptin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in HbA1c at 24 weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in fasting plasma glucose at 24 weeks
  • Patients with endpoint HbA1c <7% after 24 weeks
  • Patients with reduction in HbA1c>/=to 0.7% after 24 weeks
  • Change from baseline in body weight at 24 weeks
  • Change from baseline in fasting lipids at 24 weeks

Enrollment: 639
Study Start Date: April 2004
Study Completion Date: October 2005
Primary Completion Date: October 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Body mass index (BMI) in the range 22-45
  • Blood glucose criteria must be met
  • Not currently on drug therapy for type 2 diabetes

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Evidence of serious diabetic complications
  • Evidence of serious cardiovascular conditions
  • Laboratory value abnormalities as defined by the protocol
  • Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00099905


Locations
United States, New Jersey
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
East Hanover, New Jersey, United States, 07936
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Investigators
Study Director: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00099905     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLAF237A2301
First Submitted: December 21, 2004
First Posted: December 22, 2004
Last Update Posted: May 2, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012

Keywords provided by Novartis:
type 2 diabetes
vildagliptin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Vildagliptin
Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs