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An Investigational Drug Study in Obese (Considerably Overweight) Patients (0364-006)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00109148
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 25, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 9, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and effectiveness of an investigational drug in patients with obesity (considerably overweight).

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Obesity Drug: MK0364 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 500 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of MK0364 in Obese Patients
Study Start Date : July 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2005




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are obese (considerably overweight) based on body mass index.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with serious or unstable current or past medical conditions

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00109148


Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00109148     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0364-006
2005_011
First Posted: April 25, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 9, 2015
Last Verified: September 2015

Keywords provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:
Obesity and obesity-related medical conditions

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Obesity
Overnutrition
Nutrition Disorders
Overweight
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms