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Study of Asian Patients With Hypercholesterolaemia in the UK - Rosuvastatin 5mg Versus Atorvastatin 10mg

This study has been terminated.
(Due to inadequate recruitment)
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00427960
First Posted: January 29, 2007
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2010
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Information provided by:
AstraZeneca
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to compare the effectiveness and safety of rosuvastatin 5mg in lowering blood cholesterol, compared to one other medicine, atorvastatin 10mg in Asian patients in the UK.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hypercholesterolaemia Behavioral: Dietary advice Drug: rosuvastatin Drug: atorvastatin Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase IV, 6-week, Randomised, Double-blind, Multicentre, Parallel Group, Comparative Study to Evaluate the Efficacy of Rosuvastatin 5mg and Atorvastatin 10mg in UK Asian Subjects With Primary Hypercholesterolaemia

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage Change in Low Density Lipoprotein - Cholesterol (LDL-C) [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Calculated as LDL-C at Week 6 - LDL-C at Week 12] * 100


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The Percentage of Participants Reaching the General Medical Services (GMS) Contract Target of Total Cholesterol (TC) <5 mmol/L [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (Baseline) and 12 weeks ]
  • The Percentage of Participants Reaching the Joint British Societies' Guideline (JBS 2) Targets of TC <4 mmol/L and LDL-C <2 mmol/L [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
  • The Percentage of Participants Reaching the European (EAS) Targets of LDL-C<2.5 or 3.00 mmol/L, Depending on Risk Category, and the Combined LDL-C and TC Target of LDL-C<2.5 or 3.0 mmol/L and TC<4.5 or 5.0 mmol/L, Both Depending on Risk Category. [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]

    Risk categories are:

    Symptomatic Asymptomatic, total risk <5% Asymptomatic, total risk ≥5%, baseline LDL-C<3 mmol/L and baseline TC<5 mmol/L Asymptomatic, total risk ≥5%, baseline LDL-C ≥3 mmol/L or baseline TC ≥5 mmol/L

    Patients are defined as symptomatic if they meet at least 1 of the following criteria:

    History of cardiovascular disease Type II diabetes or diabetes of unknown type Baseline TC ≥8 mmol/l Baseline LDL-C ≥6 mmol/l Baseline systolic BP ≥180 mmHg Baseline diastolic BP ≥110 mmHg

    Total risk is derived from age, sex, TC, systolic BP and smoking status.


  • The Percentage Change From Baseline(week6) in TC [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6) in High-density Lipoprotein Cholesterol (HDL-C) [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage of Participants Reaching the Joint British Societies Guideline (JBS 2) Target of TC <4 mmol/L [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6)in Non-HDL-C [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6) in Apolipoprotein-B (ApoB) [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6) in Apolipoprotein-A1 (ApoA1) [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6)in LDL-C/HDL-C Ratio [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6) in TC/HDL-C Ratio [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline(Week 6) in Non-HDL-C/HDL-C Ratio [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage Change From Baseline (Week 6) in ApoB/ApoA1 Ratio [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]
    Derived according to the following formula: 100*[Lipid at week 12 - Lipid at week 6]/Lipid at week 6

  • The Percentage of Participants Reaching the European (EAS) Targets of LDL-C<2.5 or 3.00 mmol/L, Depending on Risk Category. [ Time Frame: 6 weeks (baseline) and 12 weeks ]

    Risk categories are:

    Symptomatic Asymptomatic, total risk <5% Asymptomatic, total risk ≥5%, baseline LDL-C<3 mmol/L and baseline TC<5 mmol/L Asymptomatic, total risk ≥5%, baseline LDL-C ≥3 mmol/L or baseline TC ≥5 mmol/L

    Patients are defined as symptomatic if they meet at least 1 of the following criteria:

    History of cardiovascular disease Type II diabetes or diabetes of unknown type Baseline TC ≥8 mmol/l Baseline LDL-C ≥6 mmol/l Baseline systolic BP ≥180 mmHg Baseline diastolic BP ≥110 mmHg

    Total risk is derived from age, sex, TC, systolic BP and smoking status.



Enrollment: 55
Study Start Date: December 2006
Study Completion Date: February 2008
Primary Completion Date: February 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: rosuvastatin
rosuvastatin 5 mg
Behavioral: Dietary advice Drug: rosuvastatin
rosuvastatin 5 mg
Other Name: Crestor
Active Comparator: atorvastatin
atorvastatin 10 mg
Behavioral: Dietary advice Drug: atorvastatin
atorvastatin 10 mg

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Self described Asian, first or second generation
  • Male or female > or = 18 years with primary hypercholesterolaemia.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Use of cholesterol lowering drugs from visit 1
  • Homozygous familial hypercholesterolaemia
  • Active arterial disease within 3 months of study entry
  • Poorly controlled diabetes
  • Uncontrolled hypothyroidism
  • Active liver disease
  • History of alcoh/drug abuse.
  Contacts and Locations
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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00427960


Locations
United Kingdom
Research Site
Allerton, United Kingdom
Research Site
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Research Site
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Research Site
Bolton, United Kingdom
Research Site
Crawley, United Kingdom
Research SIte
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Research Site
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Research SIte
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Research SIte
Slough, United Kingdom
Sponsors and Collaborators
AstraZeneca
Investigators
Study Director: Rhiannon Rowsell, MD AstraZeneca
Principal Investigator: Shahid Ali, MD Bradford PCT
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00427960     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D3560L00060
SHUKRA
First Submitted: January 25, 2007
First Posted: January 29, 2007
Results First Submitted: March 25, 2009
Results First Posted: March 22, 2010
Last Update Posted: December 16, 2010
Last Verified: November 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
cholesterol
statin
Asian
LDL-cholesterol

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Atorvastatin Calcium
Rosuvastatin Calcium
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors