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To Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Vildagliptin as Add-on Therapy to Sulfonylurea in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Inadequately Controlled With Sulfonylurea Monotherapy

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00325117
First Posted: May 12, 2006
Last Update Posted: May 14, 2007
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Information provided by:
Novartis
  Purpose
This study is not being conducted in the United States. Vildagliptin is an oral antidiabetic agent. This 12-week clinical study is designed as a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, placebo-controlled study aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of vildagliptin as add-on therapy to a sulfonylurea in patients with type 2 diabetes inadequately controlled with sulfonylurea monotherapy.

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: A Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized, Parallel-Group Study to Compare the Effect of 12 Weeks Treatment With Vildagliptin to Placebo as Add-on Therapy to Sulfonylurea in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Inadequately Controlled With Sulfonylurea Monotherapy

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Further study details as provided by Novartis:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline to endpoint on HbA1c at 12 weeks

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline to endpoint on fasting plasma glucose at 12 weeks
  • Change from baseline to endpoint in HOMA B at 12 weeks
  • Change from baseline to endpoint in HOMA IR at 12 weeks
  • Change from baseline to endpoint on fasting lipids at 12 weeks
  • Adverse events profile after 12 weeks of treatment

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: April 2006
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of type 2 diabetes and treated with a stable dose of sulfonylurea
  • Patients on diet and exercise who have not reached target blood glucose levels
  • Outpatients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 diabetes, diabetes that is a result of pancreatic injury, or secondary forms of diabetes
  • Significant cardiovascular complications as defined by the protocol
  • Significant diabetic complications as defined by the protocol

Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply.

  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00325117


Locations
Japan
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Tokyo, Japan
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):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00325117     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CLAF237A1302
First Submitted: May 10, 2006
First Posted: May 12, 2006
Last Update Posted: May 14, 2007
Last Verified: May 2007

Keywords provided by Novartis:
Type 2 diabetes
Vildagliptin
HbA1c

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Vildagliptin
Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs