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Effects of Fenofibrate on Adipocytokine Levels In Hypertriglyceridemic Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00745407
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 3, 2008
Last Update Posted : September 3, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Gachon University Gil Medical Center

Brief Summary:
Fenofibrate increases adiponectin levels, but reduces leptin levels

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hypertriglyceridemia Drug: fenofibrate Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : January 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2008

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Triglycerides
Drug Information available for: Fenofibrate

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: fenofibrate 160 mg, placebo Drug: fenofibrate




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Ages Eligible for Study:   25 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • hypertriglyceridemia

Exclusion Criteria:

  • chronic liver disease

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00745407


Locations
Korea, Republic of
Gil Medical Center
Incheon, Korea, Republic of, 405760
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gachon University Gil Medical Center

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00745407     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GMC 200511
First Posted: September 3, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 3, 2008
Last Verified: September 2008

Keywords provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:
adipocytokines
insulin sensitivity
hypertriglyceridemic patients

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertriglyceridemia
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Fenofibrate
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents