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Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Rosuvastatin Versus Simvastatin in Type 2 Diabetic Patients With Dyslipidemia

2014-08-27 03:37:08 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a phase IV, randomized, open-label, parallel-arm, comparative and forced- titration study to compare the efficacy and safety of rosuvastatin versus simvastatin in patients with type 2 DM and dyslipidemia. When comparing the efficacy of rosuvastatin 20 mg with simvastatin 40 mg for the treatment of type 2 DM with dyslipidemia, rosuvastatin 20 mg is superior to simvastatin 40 mg in achieving the combined goal of LDL-C (<100 mg/dL) and non-HDL-C (<130 mg/dL).

Description

The duration of patient participation will be 18 weeks consisting of a 1-week screening period, a 5-week lead-in period, followed by a 12-week treatment period.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Diabetes Mellitus

Intervention

Rosuvastatin, Simvastatin

Location

Taichung Veterans General Hospital
Taichung
Taiwan

Status

Completed

Source

Taipei Veterans General Hospital,Taiwan

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:37:08-0400

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