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A Clinical Pharmacology Study of Saxagliptin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd Identifier:
First received: July 12, 2010
Last updated: March 7, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of saxagliptin administered before breakfast for 14 consecutive days in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Drug: saxaglipitin Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Other
Official Title: A Clinical Pharmacology Study of Saxagliptin in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Further study details as provided by Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacokinetics [ Time Frame: daily, up to 42days ]
    Concentrations of plasma saxagliptin and BMS-510849

  • Pharmacodynamics [ Time Frame: daily, up to 42 days ]
    Plasma DPP4 actyivity Concentrations of blood glucose, C-peptide, insulin and glucagon Plasma active GLP-1 concentration

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety issues [ Time Frame: daily, up to 42 days ]
    Adverse events, skin symptom findings, blood pressure and pulse rate, body temperature, body weight, hypoglycemic symptoms, 12-lead ECG, clinical laboratory tests, and pregnancy test (in women of childbearing potential only)

Enrollment: 20
Study Start Date: July 2010
Study Completion Date: November 2010
Primary Completion Date: November 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: saxagliptin
5 mg daily for 14days
Drug: saxaglipitin
oral administration of 5 mg tablet before breakfast for 14 consecutive days


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who meet all of the following criteria will be included:

    1. HbA1c level ≥7.0% and < 9.0%
    2. Fasting glucose level ≥130mg/dL and <210mg/dL
    3. Patients who are capable of giving informed consent
    4. Patients who are able to take contraceptive measures to avoid pregnancy of the patient or the patient's partner for the entire study period and for 4 weeks after completion of the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus; patients with diabetes mellitus due to other specified drugs, mechanisms, or diseases; and patients with gestational diabetes mellitus
  • Patients with a medical history of diabetic coma
  • Patients with heart failure
  • Patients with a complication of active chronic hepatitis or hepatic cirrhosis
  • Patients undergoing treatment of glomerular diseases other than diabetic nephropathy
  • Patients with a history or complication of malignant tumor
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01162876

Kyushu Clinical Pharmacology Reserch Clinic
Fukuoka, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd
  More Information

Responsible Party: Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd Identifier: NCT01162876     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 262-09-003
JapicCTI-101190 ( Other Identifier: JAPIC )
Study First Received: July 12, 2010
Last Updated: March 7, 2017

Keywords provided by Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd:
Diabetes, Type 2

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Dipeptidyl-Peptidase IV Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hypoglycemic Agents processed this record on September 21, 2017