A Trial Investigating the Effect of NN1250 in Young and Elderly Subjects With Type 1 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: August 24, 2009
Last updated: September 24, 2015
Last verified: September 2015
This trial is conducted in Europe. The aim of this clinical trial is to investigate the blood glucose lowering effect of NN1250 (insulin degludec) in young and elderly subjects with type 1 diabetes.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
Drug: insulin degludec
Drug: insulin glargine
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics/Dynamics Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Trial Investigating the Pharmacodynamic and Pharmacokinetic Properties of NN1250 in Young and Geriatric Subjects With Type 1 Diabetes

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Area under the glucose infusion rate curve during one dosing interval at steady state (for NN1250) [ Time Frame: 0-24 hours (derived on treatment day 6) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Area under the NN1250 concentration-time curve during one dosing interval at steady state [ Time Frame: 0-24 hours (derived on treatment day 6) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 27
Study Start Date: August 2009
Study Completion Date: November 2009
Primary Completion Date: November 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: IDeg Drug: insulin degludec
0.4 U/kg body weight injected s.c. (subcutaneously) once daily for 6 days
Active Comparator: IGlar Drug: insulin glargine
0.4 U/kg body weight injected s.c. (subcutaneously) once daily for 6 days


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female aged 18-35 years (both inclusive) (young group) or at least 65 years (geriatric group)
  • Type 1 diabetes mellitus (as diagnosed clinically) for at least 12 months
  • Body mass index 18.0-28.0 kg/m^2 (both inclusive)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject who has donated any blood or plasma in the past month or more than 500 mL within 3 months prior to screening
  • Smoker (defined as a subject who is smoking more than 5 cigarettes or the equivalent per day)
  • Not able or willing to refrain from smoking and use of nicotine gum or transdermal nicotine patches during the inpatient period
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00964418

Graz, Austria, 8036
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
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Additional Information:
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Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00964418     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NN1250-1994  2008-008601-21 
Study First Received: August 24, 2009
Last Updated: September 24, 2015
Health Authority: Austria: AGES PharmMed

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
Autoimmune Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Immune System Diseases
Metabolic Diseases
Insulin, Globin Zinc
Hypoglycemic Agents
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs

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