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Contraction (Exercise) Mediated Glucose Uptake as a Therapeutic Target in Type 2 Diabetes

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00168519
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 15, 2009
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia
Hoffmann-La Roche
Diabetes Australia
Information provided by:
Baker Heart Research Institute

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this project is to determine whether glucose metabolism can be improved by administering a substance (nitric oxide donor) normally released by muscles during exercise.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: nitroprusside, pentalong, imdur, AICAR, isoptin Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 40 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Contraction Mediated Glucose Uptake as a Therapeutic Target in Type 2 Diabetes
Study Start Date : October 2002
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2009

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: 1 Drug: nitroprusside, pentalong, imdur, AICAR, isoptin

Sodium Nitroprusside - one 30 minute intravenous infusion

Pentalong - two tablets orally (total 160mg)

Imdur - two tablets orally (total 120mg)




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. glucose metabolism [ Time Frame: 3 hours ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Patients with type 2 diabetes

  • Non-smokers
  • Free of overt coronary disease (stress ECG)
  • Body mass index < 35 kg.m-2
  • Fasting plasma glucose > 7 mmol.L-1 and / or post 75 gm oral glucose load plasma glucose levels of > 11.1 mmol.L-1
  • Unmedicated (diet controlled)

Healthy controls

  • Non-smokers
  • Free of overt coronary disease (ECG)
  • Body mass index < 30 kg.m-2
  • Fasting plasma glucose < 6.1 mmol.L-1
  • Unmedicated

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00168519


Locations
Australia, Victoria
Baker Heart Research Institute
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 8008
Sponsors and Collaborators
Baker Heart Research Institute
National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia
Hoffmann-La Roche
Diabetes Australia
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Bronwyn A Kingwell, PhD Baker Heart Research Institute

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00168519     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 51/02
First Posted: September 15, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 15, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Keywords provided by Baker Heart Research Institute:
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Blood Glucose
Exercise
Muscle Contraction
Nitric Oxide
Nitrates

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Nitroprusside
Antihypertensive Agents
Vasodilator Agents
Nitric Oxide Donors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action