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Comparison of Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics of Biphasic Insulin Aspart 50 to Biphasic Insulin Aspart 70 in Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier:
First received: January 28, 2008
Last updated: January 5, 2017
Last verified: January 2017
This trial is conducted in Europe. The aim of this trial is to compare the pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of biphasic insulin aspart 50 three times a day to biphasic insulin aspart 70 three times a day in non-obese and obese with type 2 diabetes.

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

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparison of the Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics of Biphasic Insulin Aspart 50 to Biphasic Insulin Aspart 70 in Non-obese and Obese With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Area under the serum glucose concentration profile during 24 hours [ Time Frame: after 4 weeks of treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacodynamics properties
  • Pharmacokinetic properties
  • 8-point self-monitored blood glucose profiles
  • Adverse events
  • Hypoglycaemic episodes

Enrollment: 75
Study Start Date: September 2003
Study Completion Date: June 2004
Primary Completion Date: June 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: biphasic insulin aspart
    Other Name: BIASP

Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes for at least 12 months
  • Stable glycaemic control, having been on the existing treatment for at least 1 month
  • BMI between 23-28 kg/m2 (non-obese) or between 30-35 kg/m2 (obese)
  • HbA1c below 9.0%
  • Willing to eat three main meals per day during the trial period and perform Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SBGM) regularly

Exclusion Criteria:

  • A history of drug abuse or alcohol dependence
  • Blood donation within the last 3 months
  • Currently being treated with systemic corticosteroids, Mono Amine Oxidase (MAO) inhibitors, beta-adrenergic blocking agents, anabolic steroids or any other drug affecting blood glucose
  • Severe, uncontrolled hypertension
  • Proliferative retinopathy or maculopathy requiring acute treatment
  • Pregnancy, breast-feeding, intention of becoming pregnant or judged not to be using adequate contraceptive measures (for women of childbearing potential only contraceptive pills and intra uterine devices are considered as adequate contraceptive methods)
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00612599

Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Århus C, Denmark, 8000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00612599     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BIASP-1526
Study First Received: January 28, 2008
Last Updated: January 5, 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, Long-Acting
Biphasic Insulins
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on July 27, 2017