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Efficacy and Safety of Repaglinide and Metformin Combined in Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
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Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier:
First received: December 4, 2007
Last updated: June 5, 2012
Last verified: January 2012
This trial is conducted in Asia. The aim of this trial is to investigate the efficacy of blood glucose control with combination therapy of repaglinide and metformin compared to conventional treatment with a sulphonylurea or metformin in monotherapy in type 2 diabetes

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: repaglinide
Drug: metformin
Drug: glicazide
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Efficacy and Safety of Repaglinide and Metformin Combined in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Further study details as provided by Novo Nordisk A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • HbA1c [ Time Frame: after 16 weeks of treatment ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • glucose profiles [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Quality of life assessment [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Treatment satisfaction [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Hypoglycaemic events [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Adverse events [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 324
Study Start Date: November 2002
Study Completion Date: November 2003
Primary Completion Date: November 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetes for at least 3 months
  • No previous treatment for diabetes
  • HbA1c between 7.0-12.0%
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) between 19.0-40.0 kg/m2

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Known unstable/untreated proliferative retinopathy
  • Uncontrolled treated/untreated hypertension
  • Pregnancy, breast-feeding, the intention of becoming pregnant or judged to be using inadequate contraceptive measures
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00568984

China, Beijing
Beijing, Beijing, China, 100034
Cheras, Malaysia, 56000
Manila, Philippines, 1003
Bangkok, Thailand, 10330
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Jing Ping Yeo Novo Nordisk Asia Pacific Pte.
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Public Access to Clinical Trials, Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00568984     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AGEE-3017 
Study First Received: December 4, 2007
Last Updated: June 5, 2012
Health Authority: China: Food and Drug Administration
Thailand: Ministry of Public Health
Malaysia: Ministry of Health
Philippines: Bureau of Food and Drugs

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on January 17, 2017