Localisation of Potential Insulin Deposits in Normal Weight and Obese Diabetics Using 6 mm and 12 mm Long Needles
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This trial is conducted in Europe. The primary aim of this clinical trial is to locate and compare simulated insulin injections (injections of sterile atmospheric air) in normal weight and obese patients with diabetes mellitus. Injections are done with 6 mm and 12 mm needles with and without lifting of skin fold at different injection sites.
Condition or disease
DiabetesDiabetes Mellitus, Type 1Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2Delivery Systems
Device: NovoFine® needle 6 mmDevice: NovoFine® needle 12 mm
Localisation of Potential Insulin Deposits in Normal Weight and Obese Diabetics Using 6 mm and 12 mm Long Needles. Furthermore, the Thickness of Cutis/Subcutis Is Measured on Recommended Insulin Injection Sites
Actual Study Start Date
April 9, 1997
Primary Completion Date
July 18, 1997
Study Completion Date
July 18, 1997
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 65 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Use NovoPen®, NovoPen® 1.5, NovoPen® 3, NovoLet® 1.5 or NovoLet® 3 for at least 3 months
Body mass index (BMI) for normal weight between 19-25 kg/m2
Body mass index (BMI) for obese between 25-33 kg/m2