The Effect of Insulin Detemir on Blood Glucose Control in Taiwanese Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Failing on OAD

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 28, 2007
Last Update Posted : November 26, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S

Brief Summary:
The trial is conducted in Asia. The aim of the trial is to evaluate the effect of insulin detemir on blood glucose control in Taiwanese patients with type 2 diabetes failing on OAD with/without once-daily NPH Insulin treatment.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Diabetes Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: insulin detemir Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 25 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Safety and Therapeutic Effect of Insulin Detemir in Taiwanese Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Not Achieving Glycaemic Targets With OAD With/Without Once-daily NPH Insulin Treatment
Study Start Date : December 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2007

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Incidence of serious adverse events, including major hypoglycaemic events [ Time Frame: during 16 weeks of insulin detemir therapy ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in HbA1C [ Time Frame: after 16 weeks ]
  2. Change in weight
  3. Change in fasting plasma glucose (FPG)
  4. Incidence of hypoglycaemic episodes

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Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • HbA1C: 7.0-11.0%
  • Previous diabetes treatment for at least 6 months
  • BMI max. 35 kg/m2
  • Treatment with an oral anti-diabetic drug (OAD)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Receipt of any investigational drug within the last three months prior to this trial

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00521690

Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00521690     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NN304-1764
First Posted: August 28, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 26, 2014
Last Verified: November 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Insulin, Globin Zinc
Insulin Detemir
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs