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Extension to a Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin Compared to Rosiglitazone in Drug Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00138619
First Posted: August 30, 2005
Last Update Posted: May 7, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novartis
  Purpose
This is an 80-week extension to a study to assess the safety and effectiveness of vildagliptin, an unapproved drug, compared to rosiglitazone 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. The purpose of the extension study is to gather data on the long-term safety and effectiveness of vildagliptin in people with type 2 diabetes.

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: Extension to a Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin Compared to Rosiglitazone in Drug Naive Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety during 104 weeks of treatment
  • Change from baseline in HbA1c at 104 weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in HbA1c between 24 weeks and 104 weeks
  • Change from baseline in fasting plasma glucose at 104 weeks
  • Change in fasting plasma glucose between 24 weeks and 104 weeks
  • Change from baseline in HOMA B at 104 weeks
  • Change in HOMA B between 24 weeks and 104 weeks

Enrollment: 478
Study Start Date: November 2004
Study Completion Date: April 2007
Primary Completion Date: April 2007 (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
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Only patients successfully completing study CLAF237A2327 are eligible
  • Written informed consent
  • Ability to comply with all study requirements

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Premature discontinuation from study CLAF237A2327
  • 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): NCT00138619


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

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Novartis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00138619     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLAF237A2327E1
First Submitted: August 27, 2005
First Posted: August 30, 2005
Last Update Posted: May 7, 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
Rosiglitazone
Vildagliptin
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action