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MK0859 Dose-Ranging Study (0859-003)

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier:
First received: May 11, 2006
Last updated: February 27, 2015
Last verified: February 2015
To assess the cholesterol changing effects of MK0859 in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia or mixed dyslipidemia.

Condition Intervention Phase
Mixed Hyperlipemia
Drug: MK0859
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Dose-Ranging Study to Assess the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of MK-0859 in Patients With Primary Hypercholesterolemia or Mixed Hyperlipidemia

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Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To assess the cholesterol changing effects of MK0859

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Acceptable safety profile

Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: June 2006
Study Completion Date: March 2007
Primary Completion Date: February 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Eligible patients will be men and women of non-child bearing potential, 18 through 75 years of age diagnosed with high cholesterol

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with CHD or CHD-equivalent disease (except diabetes)
  • Diabetics on statins
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00325455

Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00325455     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0859-003  2006_006 
Study First Received: May 11, 2006
Last Updated: February 27, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hyperlipoproteinemia Type V
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Lipid Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Metabolic Diseases
Metabolism, Inborn Errors
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Lipid Regulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on May 25, 2016