Diabetes Treatment With Glucobay in Combination With Sulfonylurea

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 6, 2012
Last Update Posted : June 26, 2013
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Brief Summary:
In this prospective, non interventional, observational Post Marketing Survelliance study data are obtained on the efficacy, safety and tolerability of Glucobay treatment on top of sulfonylurea under daily life treatment conditions.Specifically investigated is the influence of Glucobay on Post Prandial Blood Glucose and HbA1c as well as on pateint's weight when added to an already existing sulfonylurea therapy.The study is planned to carried out in 25000 - 30000 patients from 200 trial sites in India.The Post Marketing Survelliance study will be performed with commercially available medication prescribed within regular practice of the physician. No other examination will be performed than would be done without Post Marketing Survelliance study.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Drug: Acarbose (Precose/Glucobay, BAYG5421)

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 4564 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prospecitve, Non Interventional, Non Controlled, Post Marketing Survelliance Study to Evaluate Efficacy, Safety, Tolerability of Glucobay on Top of Sulfonylurea Under Daily Life Treatment Conditions
Study Start Date : April 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2008

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Drug Information available for: Acarbose

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Group 1 Drug: Acarbose (Precose/Glucobay, BAYG5421)
Oral Glucobay 25 titrated to Glucobay 50 upto three times a day with meals or as per investigators descretion.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Data collection on body weight [ Time Frame: 16 weeks ]
  2. Data collection on blood glucose [ Time Frame: 16 weeks ]
  3. Data collection on Hba1c [ Time Frame: 16 weeks ]
  4. Data collection on pre treatment concomitant diseases [ Time Frame: 16 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Safety variables will be summarized using descriptive statistics based on adverse events collection [ Time Frame: 16 weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Type 2 diabetes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patient with type 2 diabetes with one of the following treatment ongoing : 1) Sulfonylurea 2) Sulfonylurea + OHA. In such patients, if investigator feels that addition of acarbose would be benficial for the patients

Exclusion Criteria:

  • According to local product information

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01613105

Many Locations, India
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Medical Director, Bayer Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd Identifier: NCT01613105     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 13927
GB0712IN ( Other Identifier: company internal )
First Posted: June 6, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 26, 2013
Last Verified: June 2013

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Diabetes Mellitus
Drug Therapy

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Glycoside Hydrolase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs