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A Study of MK0859 in Patients With Primary Hypercholesterolemia or Mixed Hyperlipidemia (MK-0859-011)(COMPLETED)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00565292
First Posted: November 29, 2007
Last Update Posted: February 25, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  Purpose
This is a study to assess the safety, efficacy, and tolerability of MK0859 in patients with primary hypercholesterolemia (large amounts of cholesterol in the blood) or mixed hyperlipidemia (high levels of LDL cholesterol, triglycerides, and low levels of HDL cholesterol in blood) This is an early phase trial and some specific protocol information is in progress and not publicly available at this time. (Full information is available to trial participants).

Condition Intervention Phase
Hypercholesterolemia Hyperlipidemia Drug: MK0859 Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.:

Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: July 2006
Study Completion Date: August 2006
Primary Completion Date: August 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is between 18 and 75 years of age
  • Patient can be on a stable diet for the study
  • Patient has a stable weight for more then 6 weeks before the study and has not participated in a weight loss program

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has chronic heart failure or a history of heart disease
  • Patient has blood, digestive, or central nervous system disorders
  • Patient is pregnant or nursing
  • Patient is HIV positive
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00565292


Sponsors and Collaborators
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
Study Director: Medical Monitor Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00565292     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0859-011
2007_655
First Submitted: November 27, 2007
First Posted: November 29, 2007
Last Update Posted: February 25, 2015
Last Verified: February 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperlipidemias
Hyperlipoproteinemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Anacetrapib
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents