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BONE DENSITY
Type:
Diabetes / Oral Meds / Insulin / Osteoporosis
Outline:
Study to determine whether an investigational study medication when added to a current regimen is effective for those who have inadequate control using oral meds or insulin. Primary objective is bone density.
Design:
Base study is 6 months, 6-8 visits
Extension study is 12 months, 7-9 visits
2 DEXA scans
2 CAT scans
Qualifiers:
Ages 55-80 years old
3 years post menopause
HbA1c > 7% and < 10%
Diet controlled or stable oral meds and/or insulin
Exclusions: Treatment for osteoporosis
Vitamin D defeciancy
Bone fracture within 12 months
Bariatric surgery within 3 years
Pancreatitis
Duration:
6 months with possible 18 month extension
Benefits:
$50.00 per visit