Examining the Effect of Different Diuretics on Fluid Retention in Diabetics Treated With Rosiglitazone.

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First received: March 22, 2006
Last updated: October 25, 2012
Last verified: March 2011
Study examining the effect of different diuretics on fluid retention in diabetics treated with rosiglitazone.

Condition Intervention Phase
Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus
Drug: Rosiglitazone
Drug: spironolactone
Drug: hydrochlorothiazide
Drug: frusemide
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: See Detailed Description

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Changes in Haematocrit following 7 days diuretic adminstration.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Total body fluid & extracellular fluid, body weight, haematocrit & haemoglobin.

Estimated Enrollment: 388
Study Start Date: October 2002
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Rosiglitazone Drug: spironolactone Drug: hydrochlorothiazide Drug: frusemide
    Other Names:
    • spironolactone
    • hydrochlorothiazide
    • Rosiglitazone
Detailed Description:
A randomised, open-label, parallel group study to evaluate the management of rosiglitazone-related fluid retention by investigating the effect of diuretics on plasma volume in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus treated for twelve weeks with rosiglitazone 4mg bd in addition to background anti-diabetic agents.

Ages Eligible for Study:   35 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion criteria:

  • Subjects with type 2 diabetes.
  • Stable FPG of >=7.0 and <=12.0mmol/L.
  • Subjects had to have been established on SU treatment or SU+MET treatment for at least 2 months.
  • Serum creatinine level > 130 micromol/L.

Exclusion criteria:

  • Subjects taking > 2 concomitant oral anti-diabetic agents.
  • Subjects with HbA1c >=10%.
  • Subjects already receiving diuretic medication.
  • Subjects unstable or severe angina.
  • CHF NYHA class i-iv.
  • Subjects with clinically significant hepatic disease.
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Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
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Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00306696     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 49653/342 
Study First Received: March 22, 2006
Last Updated: October 25, 2012
Health Authority: United Kingdom: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
fluid retention
Type 2 diabetes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Antihypertensive Agents
Natriuretic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Sodium Chloride Symporter Inhibitors
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Hypoglycemic Agents
Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonists
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Diuretics, Potassium Sparing
Sodium Potassium Chloride Symporter Inhibitors

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