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52-week add-on to Metformin Comparison of Saxagliptin and Sulphonylurea, With a 52-week Extension Period

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00575588
First Posted: December 18, 2007
Last Update Posted: March 21, 2012
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Collaborator:
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AstraZeneca
Results First Submitted: August 10, 2010  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Type 2 Diabetes
Interventions: Drug: Metformin
Drug: Sulphonylurea
Drug: Saxagliptin

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
891 participants were enrolled in the study; 33 participants did not enter the treatment period; 858 participants were randomized and treated.

Reporting Groups
  Description
Saxagliptin + Metformin Saxagliptin 5 mg tablets added on to open-label metformin
Glipizide + Metformin Glipizide 5-20 mg capsules (titrated to optimal effect or highest tolerable dose during 18 weeks) added on to open-label metformin

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Saxagliptin + Metformin   Glipizide + Metformin
STARTED   428 [1]   430 [1] 
COMPLETED   165 [2]   147 [2] 
NOT COMPLETED   263   283 
Adverse Event                11                13 
Withdrawal by Subject                27                31 
Lost to Follow-up                1                3 
Death                4                2 
Incorrect enrollment                8                4 
Study specific discontinuation criteria                203                218 
Severe non-compliance to protocol                5                7 
Safety reasons                2                1 
Elevated triglyceride                1                0 
Patient moved                1                3 
Impossible to determine HbA1c                0                1 
[1] Randomized and treated
[2] Completed 104 weeks of treatment



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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Saxagliptin + Metformin Saxagliptin 5 mg tablets added on to open-label metformin
Glipizide + Metformin Glipizide 5-20 mg capsules (titrated to optimal effect or highest tolerable dose during 18 weeks) added on to open-label metformin
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Saxagliptin + Metformin   Glipizide + Metformin   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[Units: Participants]
 428   430   858 
Age 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 57.50  (10.26)   57.59  (10.37)   57.55  (10.31) 
Gender 
[Units: Participants]
     
Female   216   198   414 
Male   212   232   444 


  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) Change From Baseline to Week 52   [ Time Frame: Baseline to 52 Weeks ]

2.  Secondary:   Proportion of Participants Reporting at Least One Episode of Any Hypoglycaemic Event Over 52 Weeks   [ Time Frame: From Baseline to Week 52 ]

3.  Secondary:   Body Weight Change From Baseline to Week 52   [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 52 (Last Observation Carried Forward) ]

4.  Secondary:   Mean Slope of the Regressions of Change From Week 24 to Week 52 in HbA1c   [ Time Frame: Week 24 to Week 52 ]

5.  Other Pre-specified:   Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) Change From Baseline to Week 104   [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 104 ]

6.  Other Pre-specified:   Proportion of Participants Reporting at Least One Episode of Any Hypoglycaemic Event Over 104 Weeks   [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 104 ]

7.  Other Pre-specified:   Body Weight Change From Baseline to Week 104   [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 104 ]

8.  Other Pre-specified:   Mean Slope of the Regressions of Change From Week 24 to Week 104 in HbA1c   [ Time Frame: Week 24 to Week 104 ]


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  Limitations and Caveats
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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: Gerard Lynch
Organization: AstraZeneca
e-mail: aztrial_results_posting@astrazeneca.com


Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):

Responsible Party: AstraZeneca
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00575588     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: D1680C00001
EudraCT number 2007-003998-55
First Submitted: December 14, 2007
First Posted: December 18, 2007
Results First Submitted: August 10, 2010
Results First Posted: September 6, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 21, 2012