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Double-Blind Comparison Between Mitiglinide and Nateglinide in Type 2 Diabetic Patients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Identifier:
First received: April 17, 2007
Last updated: October 20, 2008
Last verified: April 2007
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Mitiglinide compared to Nateglinide for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: Mitiglinide
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Multicentre, Double-Dummy, Randomized, Double-Blind Comparison Between Mitiglinide and Nateglinide in the Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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Further study details as provided by Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Hemoglobin A1C (HbA1C) [ Time Frame: -2, 0, 4, 8, 10, 12, 16, 20 week ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Fasting plasma glucose level (FPG) [ Time Frame: 0, 4, 8, 12, 16, 20 week ]
  • Two-hour postprandial glucose level (PPG2) [ Time Frame: 0, 12, 20 week ]
  • One-hour postprandial glucose level (PPG1) [ Time Frame: 0, 12, 20 week ]

Enrollment: 291
Study Start Date: August 2006
Study Completion Date: July 2007
Primary Completion Date: July 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 2
Nateglinide 120 mg TID
Drug: Mitiglinide
10mg tablet, 10mg TID
Other Name: Glufast


Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes patients with inadequate control of blood glucose with diet and/or exercise therapy

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 diabetes patients
  • Patients who require treatment with insulin
  • Patients with severe diabetic complications (neuropathy, retinopathy or nephropathy)
  • Patients with severe ketosis, diabetic coma or precoma
  • Patients complicated with severe hepatic diseases
  • Patients complicated with severe renal diseases
  • Patients complicated with severe hypertension
  • Patients complicated with severe cardiac disease
  • Pregnant women or women possible to be pregnant, nursing women, or women who want to become pregnant during the study period
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00461617

Sponsors and Collaborators
Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Principal Investigator: Xin Gao, Professor Endocrinology Dept. of Fudan University Zhongshan Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Gao Xin/Professor, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University Identifier: NCT00461617     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KAD1301
Study First Received: April 17, 2007
Last Updated: October 20, 2008

Keywords provided by Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:
rapid and short acting insulin secretagogue
α-glucosidase inhibitor

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on April 27, 2017