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Efficacy and Safety Study of S-Amlodipine Gentisate Compared to Amlodipine Besylate to Treat Mild-to-Moderate Hypertension

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00289406
First Posted: February 9, 2006
Last Update Posted: March 6, 2007
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Information provided by:
SK Chemicals Co.,Ltd.
  Purpose
The goal of this study is to compare the antihypertensive effect and tolerability of S-amlodipine gentisate with those of amlodipine besylate in patients with mild to moderate hypertension.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hypertension Drug: S-amlodipine gentisate Drug: Amlodipine besylate Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An 8 Weeks, Multi-Center, Randomized, Double Blinded, Comparative Phase 3 Clinical Trial to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of S-Amlodipine Gentisate Compared to Amlodipine Besylate in Patients With Mild-to-Moderate Hypertension

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Further study details as provided by SK Chemicals Co.,Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The difference in mean changes from baseline in through sitting diastolic blood pressure after 8 weeks of treatment

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Mean changes in sitting systolic blood pressure; response rate (defined as the proportion of patients whose sDBP was ≤90mmHg or whose sDBP had decreased from baseline by ≥10 mmHg); changes in triglyceride and total cholesterol level of blood sample

Estimated Enrollment: 110
Study Start Date: January 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2006
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients are required to have a mean cuff sitting diastolic blood pressure of ≥90 and ≤109 mmHg after successful completion of the 2-week placebo run-in period

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any serious disorder that could limit the ability of the patient to participate in the study
  • significant cardiovascular disease (angina, myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular disease, or significant arrhythmia in the preceding 6 months)
  • uncontrolled diabetes mellitus (serum glucose level ≥140 mg/dl)
  • insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (type I)
  • secondary hypertension
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00289406


Locations
Korea, Republic of
SKChemicals
Seoul, Korea, Republic of
Sponsors and Collaborators
SK Chemicals Co.,Ltd.
Investigators
Principal Investigator: SK Chemicals Investigational Site Seoul, Professor SK Chemicals Investigational Site
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00289406     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SK310_III_2006
First Submitted: February 7, 2006
First Posted: February 9, 2006
Last Update Posted: March 6, 2007
Last Verified: September 2006

Keywords provided by SK Chemicals Co.,Ltd.:
hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Amlodipine
Antihypertensive Agents
Calcium Channel Blockers
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vasodilator Agents