Efficacy and Safety of Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30 FlexPen® in Insulin Naive Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
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Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: January 14, 2008
Last updated: June 15, 2012
Last verified: June 2012
This trial is conducted in Europe. The aim of this trial is to investigate the efficacy of biphasic insulin aspart 30 on blood glucose control in insulin naive type 2 diabetes failing on secondary oral hypoglycaemic agent (OHA).

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: biphasic insulin aspart
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Efficacy and Safety of Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30 in Insulin Naive Type 2 Diabetic Patients With Secondary OHA Failure

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

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 12 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Blood glucose profiles [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Incidence of hypoglycaemic episodes [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Incidence of adverse events [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 71
Study Start Date: March 2004
Study Completion Date: January 2005
Primary Completion Date: January 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: biphasic insulin aspart
    Other Names:
    • BIASP
    • NovoMix 30
    • NovoLog 70/30 Mix

Ages Eligible for Study:   35 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Insulin naive diabetes
  • Current treatment with OHA, secondary failure
  • Body mass index (BMI) below 40 kg/m2
  • HbA1c over 8.5%
  • Willing and able to start with insulin therapy and to perform self-blood glucose monitoring

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of drug or alcohol abuse
  • Receipt of the investigational drug within the last month prior to this trial
  • Known or suspected allergy to trial products or related products
  • Severe uncontrolled hypertension
  • Any disease or condition, which the Investigator feels, would interfere with the trial
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00600366

Former Serbia and Montenegro
Belgrade, Former Serbia and Montenegro, 11000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Marija Vujasin, MD Novo Nordisk Pharma doo
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Public Access to Clinical Trials, Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00600366     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BIASP-1566 
Study First Received: January 14, 2008
Last Updated: June 15, 2012
Health Authority: Serbia: Medicines and Medical Devices Agency of Serbia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Biphasic Insulins
Insulin Aspart
Insulin aspart, insulin aspart protamine drug combination 30:70
Insulin, Isophane
Hypoglycemic Agents
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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