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Efficacy and Safety of Insulin Detemir in Combination With Insulin Aspart and Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30 in Type 2 Diabetes (PreFER)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00605020
First Posted: January 30, 2008
Last Update Posted: June 27, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S
  Purpose

This trial is conducted in Europe.

The aim of this trial is to investigate the efficacy and safety of an intensified treatment regimen with preprandial insulin aspart and insulin detemir once or twice daily to a more convenient regimen with biphasic insulin aspart 30 twice daily on blood glucose control in subjects with type 2 diabetes.


Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: insulin detemir Drug: insulin aspart Device: biphasic insulin aspart Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparison of Efficacy and Safety of Insulin Detemir in Combination With Insulin Aspart and Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30 in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 6 months of treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of hypoglycaemic episodes
  • Adverse events
  • Difference of HbA1c change between the two groups [ Time Frame: after 13 weeks of treatment ]
  • Fasting plasma glucose of treatment [ Time Frame: after 13 and 26 weeks ]
  • Change in weight

Enrollment: 719
Actual Study Start Date: December 2, 2003
Study Completion Date: March 3, 2005
Primary Completion Date: March 3, 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: insulin detemir
    Other Name: Levemir
    Drug: insulin aspart Device: biphasic insulin aspart
  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:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Duration of type 2 diabetes for at least 6 months since diagnosis
  • Current treatment with one or two oral antidiabetic drugs for at least 3 months or with one or two oral antidiabetic drugs, given for at least 3 months in combination with intermediate or long-acting insulin/insulin analogue once daily
  • BMI below 40 kg/m2
  • HbA1c between 7-12%
  • Able and willing to perform self-monitoring of capillary blood glucose

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Current antidiabetic treatment with combination of three or more oral antidiabetic drugs
  • Previous treatment with short-acting human insulin, short-acting insulin analogue or biphasic insulin/insulin analogue within the last 6 months (7 days or less within the last 6 months is allowed)
  • Known hypoglycaemia unawareness or recurrent major hypoglycaemia, as judged by the Investigator
  • Known or suspected allergy to trial product or related products
  • Pregnancy, breast-feeding, the intention of becoming pregnant or judged to be using inadequate contraceptive measures
  • Receipt of any investigational drug within 4 weeks prior to this trial
  • Previous participation in this trial
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00605020


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

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00605020     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NN304-1558
First Submitted: January 17, 2008
First Posted: January 30, 2008
Last Update Posted: June 27, 2017
Last Verified: June 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Insulin, Globin Zinc
Insulin degludec, insulin aspart drug combination
Insulin aspart, insulin aspart protamine drug combination 30:70
Insulin
Insulin Aspart
Insulin, Long-Acting
Insulin Detemir
Biphasic Insulins
Insulin, Isophane
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs