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Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin in Combination With Pioglitazone in Drug Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00101803
First Posted: January 14, 2005
Last Update Posted: May 17, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals )
  Purpose
Many people with type 2 diabetes cannot maintain target blood glucose levels when taking a single oral drug. The purpose of this study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of the combination of vildagliptin, an unapproved drug, and pioglitazone in lowering overall blood glucose levels in people with type 2 diabetes who have not previously been 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: Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin in Combination With Pioglitazone in Drug Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):

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

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline in fasting plasma glucose at 24 weeks
  • Adverse event profile after 24 weeks of treatment
  • Patients with endpoint HbA1c <7% after 24 weeks
  • Patients with endpoint HbA1C <6.5% after 24 weeks
  • Patients with reduction in HbA1c >/= to 0.7% after 24 weeks

Enrollment: 527
Study Start Date: January 2005
Study Completion Date: January 2006
Primary Completion Date: January 2006 (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:

  • Not previously treated with oral antidiabetic agents as defined by the protocol
  • Blood glucose criteria must be met
  • Body mass index (BMI) in the range 22-45

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy or lactation
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Evidence of serious diabetic complications
  • Evidence of serious cardiovascular complications
  • Laboratory value abnormalities as defined by the protocol
  • Known sensitivity to pioglitazone
  • 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): NCT00101803


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

Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Novartis Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00101803     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLAF237A2355
First Submitted: January 13, 2005
First Posted: January 14, 2005
Last Update Posted: May 17, 2017
Last Verified: May 2017

Keywords provided by Novartis ( Novartis Pharmaceuticals ):
type 2 diabetes
vildagliptin

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