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Evaluation of the LDL-C Lowering Effects of Ezetimibe Achieved in Co-administration Therapy With Statins in an Indonesian Population (Study P04276)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier:
First received: June 23, 2008
Last updated: June 8, 2015
Last verified: June 2015
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and tolerability of the low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) lowering in an Indonesian population treated with ezetimibe co-administered with a statin in routine daily practice. In addition, the study will investigate whether and to what extent the target levels set by the participating doctors are achieved by the co-administration therapy.

Condition Intervention
Drug: ezetimibe
Drug: statin

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Observational Study Evaluating the LDL-C Lowering Effects of Ezetimibe With a Statin as Prescribed in Daily Routine Practice in an Indonesian Population

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of Participants Reporting Adverse Events [ Time Frame: 4-6 weeks after the first visit ]
    Safety and tolerability of LDL lowering with co-administration therapy as measured by the number of participants reporting adverse events (AE). (AE defined as any untoward medical occurrence or unfavorable and unintended sign in a subject administered the pharmaceutical product whether or not considered related to the use of that product.)

  • Intensity of Adverse Events Reported [ Time Frame: 4-6 weeks after the first visit ]
    Intensity of adverse events reported after co-administration therapy

  • Participants Achieving Low-density Lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) Target Levels With Co-administration Therapy [ Time Frame: 4-6 weeks after the first visit ]
    Achievement of LDL-C target levels as determined by physician

Enrollment: 453
Study Start Date: January 2006
Study Completion Date: December 2007
Primary Completion Date: December 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Not previously treated
subjects with hypercholesterolemia, who had never been treated with any cholesterol-lowering agent, and received the combination of ezetimibe 10 mg and a statin as initiation therapy
Drug: ezetimibe
10 mg once daily
Other Name: SCH 58235
Drug: statin
Previously treated with statin
subjects with hypercholesterolemia, who were previously treated with a statin, and received ezetimibe 10 mg as add-on therapy
Drug: ezetimibe
10 mg once daily
Other Name: SCH 58235
Drug: statin

Detailed Description:
Sampling method: invitation to the physician's patients.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
subjects with hypercholesterolemia

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All subjects that were to receive ezetimibe 10 mg as prescribed in daily practice

Exclusion Criteria:

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Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Identifier: NCT00705081     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P04276
Study First Received: June 23, 2008
Results First Received: March 26, 2009
Last Updated: June 8, 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors processed this record on March 29, 2017