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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 21, 2008
Last Update Posted : January 6, 2017
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S

Brief Summary:
This trial is conducted in Europe. The aim of this trial is to investigate the efficacy on blood glucose control in type 2 diabetes.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Diabetes Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: biphasic insulin aspart Drug: insulin glargine Drug: metformin Drug: glimepiride Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 260 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparison of Efficacy and Safety of Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30 Plus Metformin With Insulin Glargine Plus Glimepiride in Type 2 Diabetes
Study Start Date : December 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : March 2005

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Intervention Details:
  • Drug: biphasic insulin aspart
    Other Names:
    • BIASP
    • NovoMix 30
    • NovoLog 70/30 Mix
  • Drug: insulin glargine
  • Drug: metformin
  • Drug: glimepiride

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 26 weeks of treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 16 weeks of treatment ]
  2. Plasma glucose profiles
  3. Change in body mass index
  4. Incidence of hypoglycaemic episodes
  5. Safety profile

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes for at least 6 months
  • Insulin naive. Short term insulin treatment (7 days or less within the last 6 months) is allowed
  • Previous treatment with oral antidiabetic drugs for at least 4 months
  • Judged by the investigator to be eligible for an insulin analogue plus oral antidiabetic drug treatment regimen
  • BMI below 40 kg/m2
  • HbA1c between 7-12%
  • Able and willing to perform self-plasma glucose monitoring

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The receipt of any other investigational drug within 4 weeks before screening
  • A history of drug or alcohol abuse within the last 12 months
  • Severe, uncontrolled hypertension
  • Known or suspected allergy to trial products or related products

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00619697

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

Additional Information:
Publications of Results:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00619697     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BIASP-1564
First Posted: February 21, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 6, 2017
Last Verified: January 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 Glargine
Insulin Aspart
Insulin, Long-Acting
Biphasic Insulins
Insulin, Isophane
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Arrhythmia Agents
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors