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Effect of Insulin Detemir on Blood Glucose Control in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier:
First received: October 3, 2006
Last updated: November 20, 2014
Last verified: November 2014
This trial is conducted in China. This trial aims for a comparison of the effect on glycemic control in subjects with type 2 diabetes of insulin detemir or NPH-insulin given once daily at bedtime as add-on to oral anti-diabetic drug(s).

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: insulin detemir
Drug: insulin NPH
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect of Insulin Detemir on Blood Glucose Control in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 20 weeks of treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • FBG [ Time Frame: after 20 weeks of treatment ]
  • Safety profile [ Time Frame: during 20 weeks treatment ]
  • Proportion of subjects achieving HbA1c less than or equal to 7.0% [ Time Frame: after 20 weeks of treatment ]
  • Within-subject variation of self measured blood glucose (SMBG) before breakfast during the trial at the end of the trial [ Time Frame: before breakfast during the trial at the end of the trial ]

Enrollment: 263
Study Start Date: September 2006
Study Completion Date: August 2007
Primary Completion Date: August 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • HbA1C greater than 7.5% and less than or equal to 11.0%
  • Currently on any oral antidiabetic drug (OAD) more than or equal to 3 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous acute treatment with insulin for more than 7 days.
  • Treatment with OAD(s) which does not adhere to the approval labeling.
  • Proliferate retinopathy or maculopathy that has required acute treatment within the last year.
  • Known hypoglycaemia unawareness or recurrent major hypoglycaemia, that may interfere with study participation as judged by the Investigator.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00383877

Beijing, China
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00383877     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NN304-1684
Study First Received: October 3, 2006
Last Updated: November 20, 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Insulin, Globin Zinc
Isophane insulin, beef
Insulin Detemir
Isophane Insulin, Human
Insulin, Isophane
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on April 28, 2017