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A Swiss Study With Atorvastatin in Hyperlipidemic Patients Measuring LDL-Cholesterol (ACTFAST SWISS)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00136942
First Posted: August 29, 2005
Last Update Posted: March 3, 2008
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Information provided by:
Pfizer
  Purpose
The proportion of patients achieving LDL-C target as defined by Swiss cholesterol recommendations (AGLA-recommendations) across starting doses of 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, and 80 mg of atorvastatin.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hyperlipidemia Drug: Atorvastatin Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, 6-Week-Treatment, Open-Label Study Assessing The Percentage Of Hyperlipidemic Patients Achieving Low Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Target With Atorvastatin

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Further study details as provided by Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The proportion of patients achieving LDL-C target as defined by local swiss AGLArecommendations across starting doses of 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, and 80 mg of atorvastatin.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The proportion of patients across different AGLA-categories (primary and secondary prevention) achieving LDL-C target as defined by AGLA-recommendations across starting doses of 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, and 80 mg of atorvastatin.

Estimated Enrollment: 370
Study Start Date: April 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Risk factors and diagnosis of dyslipidemia according to the AGLA-recommendations (see appendix B) at screening
  • LDL-C < 6.0 mmol/l
  • Triglyceride level < 5.0 mmol/l.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects receiving higher than "usual maintenance" doses of Lipid Lowering Therapy (LLT) at screening.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00136942


Locations
Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Langenthal, BE, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Thun, BE, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Binningen, BL, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Liestal, BL, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Basel, BS, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Duedingen, FR, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Geneve, GE, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Onex, GE, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Pfaeffikon, SZ, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Siebnen, SZ, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Lugano, TI, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Malvaglia, TI, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Melide, TI, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Vezia, TI, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Ecublens, VD, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Lausanne, VD, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Prilly, VD, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Unteraegeri, ZG, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Zug, ZG, Switzerland
Pfizer Investigational Site
Zuerich, ZH, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
Pfizer
Investigators
Study Director: Pfizer CT.gov Call Center Pfizer
  More Information

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00136942     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A2581089
First Submitted: August 25, 2005
First Posted: August 29, 2005
Last Update Posted: March 3, 2008
Last Verified: April 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hyperlipidemias
Hyperlipoproteinemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Atorvastatin Calcium
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors