Observational Study of the Switch of Metformin Alone to Metformin Combined With Repaglinide in Type 2 Diabetes (REPAMET)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 3, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 3, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S

Brief Summary:

This study is conducted in Europe.

The aim of this observational study is to investigate the switch from metformin alone to metformin combined with repaglinide in type 2 diabetic patients not achieving adequate glycaemic control on maximal dose of metformin given alone and to analyse different epidemiological parameters.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Diabetes Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: repaglinide

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 2171 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Observational Study Investigating the Efficacy of Switching From Metformin Monotherapy to a Dual Therapy of Metformin and Repaglinide on Glycaemic Control in Type 2 Diabetes
Study Start Date : March 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2008

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
A Drug: repaglinide
Start dose and freqency to be prescribed by the physician at his discretion following clinical practice
Other Names:
  • AGEE
  • Prandin®

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Safety (number of hypoglycaemic incidents) [ Time Frame: After 10-20 weeks ]
  2. HbA1C [ Time Frame: After 10-20 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. safety [ Time Frame: After 10-20 weeks ]
  2. posology [ Time Frame: After 10-20 weeks ]
  3. lifestyle [ Time Frame: After 10-20 weeks ]
  4. FBG [ Time Frame: After 10-20 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Type 2 diabetic patients having failed on metformin monotherapy

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Type 2 diabetic patients with inadequate glycaemic control when received metformin alone on maximal dose
  • Signed informed consent
  • Treatment in accordance with the summary of product characterisation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any contraindication to metformin or repaglinide

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00709917

Brussels, Belgium, 1070
Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT00709917     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AGEE-1857
First Posted: July 3, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 3, 2016
Last Verified: March 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs