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Evaluating the Safety and Effectiveness of Liraglutide in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier:
First received: July 21, 2011
Last updated: September 20, 2016
Last verified: September 2016
This trial is conducted in Asia. The aim of the trial is to assess the incidence rate and type of SADRs (serious adverse drug reactions).

Condition Intervention
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: liraglutide

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Multi-centre, Open Label, Observational, Non-interventional Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Victoza® in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The incidence of SADRs (Serious Adverse Drug Reactions) [ Time Frame: After 36 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • The incidence rate and type of SAEs (Serious Adverse Events) [ Time Frame: At month 1, 3, 6, 12, 24 and 36 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • The incidence rate and type of ADRs (Adverse Drug Reactions) [ Time Frame: At month 1, 3, 6, 12, 24 and 36 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 4121
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: December 2015
Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Liraglutide Drug: liraglutide
Once daily at a fixed timing, and subcutaneously (under the skin) in the abdomen, in the thigh or in the upper arm


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus, including newly-diagnosed subjects, who are considered to need treatment with liraglutide (Victoza®)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus, including newly-diagnosed subjects, who require treatment with liraglutide

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who are or have previously been on liraglutide
  • Subjects who have previously been enrolled in the study
  • Subjects with a hypersensitivity to liraglutide or to any of the excipients
  • Subjects who are pregnant, breast feeding or have the intention of becoming pregnant within the study periods
  • Subjects with cancer (except basal cell skin cancer or squamous cell skin cancer) or any clinically significant disorder, except for conditions associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus history which in the physicians' opinion could interfere with the results of the trial
  • Known or suspected abuse of alcohol or narcotics
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01403025

Novo Nordisk Investigational Site
Tokyo, Japan, 1000005
Sponsors and Collaborators
Novo Nordisk A/S
Study Director: Global Clinical Registry (GCR, 1452) Novo Nordisk A/S
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Novo Nordisk A/S Identifier: NCT01403025     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NN2211-3772  U1111-1120-7575  JapicCTI-111559 
Study First Received: July 21, 2011
Last Updated: September 20, 2016
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists processed this record on October 21, 2016