Observational Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of NovoMix® 30 in Type 1 and 2 Diabetes (EFFECTIVE)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: June 13, 2008
Last updated: August 12, 2014
Last verified: August 2014
This study is conducted in Europe. This observational study is aimed to reflect the post-authorisation experience with insulin analogue (biphasic insulin aspart 30) when used under normal clinical practice conditions in Serbia.

Condition Intervention
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: biphasic insulin aspart 30

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: EFFicacious glycaEmia Control, Treatment Goal achIevement Very simplE With NovoMix 30: A Single-country, Multicentre, Prospective, Open Label, Non-controlled, Observational, 26-week Study in Serbian Patients Using NovoMix® 30 (Biphasic Insulin Aspart 30) for Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus in Everyday Clinical Practice

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

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change in HbA1c from baseline [ Time Frame: After 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage of patients achieving HbA1c below 7,5% for Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, below 7.0% and below or equal to 6.5% for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus [ Time Frame: after 12 weeks and 26 weeks compared to baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in FPG (glucose variability) [ Time Frame: after 12 weeks and 26 weeks compared to baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in PPG (postprandial control) [ Time Frame: after 12 weeks and 26 weeks compared to baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in insulin dose and number of injections [ Time Frame: at 12 weeks and 26 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in oral antidiabetic drug therapy dosage and eventual discontinuation of oral antidiabetic drug therapy during the study [ Time Frame: after 12 weeks and 26 weeks of treatment compared to baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in body weight and waist circumference [ Time Frame: at 12 weeks and 26 weeks of treatment compared to baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Change in number of major hypoglycaemic events during 4 weeks proceeding routine visits [ Time Frame: at 12 weeks and 26 weeks of treatment compared to baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Number of adverse drug reactions (ADR) [ Time Frame: after 12 weeks and 26 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 2308
Study Start Date: June 2008
Study Completion Date: September 2009
Primary Completion Date: September 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
A Drug: biphasic insulin aspart 30
There is no intervention in this trial. The trial is prepared to be non-interventional one. Start dose and frequency to prescribed by the physician as a result of a normal clinical evaluation.
Other Name: NovoMix® 30


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Type 1 and 2 diabetes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus inadequately controlled on human insulin therapy lasting for at least 6 months
  • HbA1c greater than 7%
  • Informed Consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a hypersensitivity to biphasic insulin aspart 30 or to any of the excipients
  • Other limiting conditions specified in the locally approved NovoMix 30 SPC ( Summary of Product Characteristics), PIL ( Patient Information Leaflet).
  • Women who are pregnant, breast feeding or have the intention of becoming pregnant within next couple of months
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00699179

Former Serbia and Montenegro
Belgrade, Former Serbia and Montenegro, 11 070
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Marija Vujasin, MD Novo Nordisk Pharma d.o.o
Study Director: Predrag Radosevic, PhD sci. pharm Novo Nordisk Pharma d.o.o
  More Information

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00699179     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BIASP-3557 
Study First Received: June 13, 2008
Last Updated: August 12, 2014
Health Authority: Serbia: Medicines and Medical Devices Agency of Serbia

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Autoimmune Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Biphasic Insulins
Insulin Aspart
Insulin aspart, insulin aspart protamine drug combination 30:70
Insulin, Isophane
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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