Actos Now for Prevention of Diabetes (ACT NOW)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
University of Texas
Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ralph DeFronzo, MD, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00220961
First received: September 14, 2005
Last updated: June 29, 2016
Last verified: June 2016
Results First Received: February 17, 2016  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Prevention
Conditions: Impaired Glucose Tolerance
Type 2 Diabetes
Interventions: Drug: Pioglitazone
Drug: Placebo

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Placebo

Placebo tablet similar to pioglitazone tablet

Placebo: Placebo tablets similar to pioglitazone tablets - 1 tablet/day

Pioglitazone

Pioglitazone tablet similar to placebo tablet

Pioglitazone: Pioglitazone tablets - 45mg/day tablet


Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Placebo     Pioglitazone  
STARTED     299     303  
COMPLETED     228     213  
NOT COMPLETED     71     90  



  Baseline Characteristics
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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Placebo

Placebo tablet similar to pioglitazone tablet

Placebo: Placebo tablets similar to pioglitazone tablets

Pioglitazone

Pioglitazone tablet similar to placebo tablet

Pioglitazone: Pioglitazone tablets

Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
    Placebo     Pioglitazone     Total  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  299     303     602  
Age  
[units: participants]
     
<=18 years     0     0     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     269     271     540  
>=65 years     30     32     62  
Age  
[units: years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
  52.3  (0.5)     52.3  (0.5)     52.3  (0.5)  
Gender  
[units: participants]
     
Female     126     127     253  
Male     173     176     349  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
     
United States     299     303     602  



  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes   [ Time Frame: 2.4 years ]

2.  Secondary:   Change From Baseline in Fasting Plasma Glucose of 2.4 Years   [ Time Frame: Baseline versus 2.4 years ]

3.  Secondary:   Change From Baseline in Plasma Insulin Concentration During Oral Glucose Tolerance Test   [ Time Frame: Baseline versus 2.4 years ]

4.  Secondary:   Change From Baseline in Matsuda Index of Insulin Sensitivity (There Are no Minimum/Maximum Values)   [ Time Frame: Baseline versus 2.4 years ]

5.  Secondary:   Change in Atherosclerosis   [ Time Frame: Baseline versus 2.4 years ]


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  Limitations and Caveats
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Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Ralph DeFronzo, MD
Organization: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
phone: 210-567-6691
e-mail: defronzo@uthscsa.edu


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Responsible Party: Ralph DeFronzo, MD, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00220961     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 02-062A
Study First Received: September 14, 2005
Results First Received: February 17, 2016
Last Updated: June 29, 2016
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board