Effect of Liraglutide on Blood Glucose Control in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes (LEAD-1)
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This trial is conducted globally (the United States of America excepted). This trial is designed to show the effect of treatment with liraglutide when added to existing glimepiride therapy and to compare this to both glimepiride monotherapy and to rosiglitazone as add-on therapy to glimepiride.
Liraglutide Effect and Action in Diabetes (LEAD-1): Effect on Glycaemic Control After Once Daily Administration of Liraglutide in Combination With Glimepiride Versus Glimepiride Monotherapy Versus Glimepiride and Rosiglitazone Combination Therapy in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 80 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Type 2 diabetes
Treatment with oral anti-diabetic drugs for at least 3 months
HbA1c: 7.0-11.0 % (both incl.) in subjects on OAD monotherapy. 7.0-10.0 % (both incl.) in subjects on OAD combination therapy
Body Mass Index (BMI) less than or equal to 45.0 kg/m2.
Treatment with insulin within the last three months
Treatment with any drug that could interfere with the glucose level
Any serious medical condition
Females who are pregnant, have the intention of becoming pregnant or are breastfeeding