42 Weston Street Waltham, MA 02453 781-647-7200
Liraglutide
Type:
Diabetes / Type 2/ Insulin
Outline:
Study to determine if a combination of two insulins are more effective than one insulin by itself in a population of type 2 diabetics that are not using insulin to control their blood sugars and are using 1-2 oral medications to control their blood sugar.
A blood sugar diary must be kept
The use of an insulin pen is required
Design:
26 week study
6 office visits
Weekly telephone interview
Qualifiers:
Type 2 diabetes not using insulin
18 years or older
HbA1c 7.0 - 10%, BMI < 40%
Stable dose Metformin > 1500 mg or Metformin >1500 + Pioglitizone > 30 mg
Exclusions: Pregnancy or breast-feeding
Impaired kidney or liver function
Uncontrolled hypertension
Pacreatitis
Duration:
26 weeks
Benefits:
Up to $1200.00