Glucosamine Sulphate and Increased Level of Blood Cholesterol

Glucosamine Sulphate and Hypercholesterolaemia


Lead Sponsor: Slidgigtinstituttet

Collaborator: Pharma Nord

Source Slidgigtinstituttet
Brief Summary

Glucosamine sulphate causes no changes in blood levels of cholesterol

Detailed Description

The effects on glucosamine sulphate on blood levels of choleterol is measuered in patients with mild to moderate osteoarthritis

Overall Status Completed
Start Date April 2005
Completion Date August 2005
Phase Phase 4
Study Type Interventional
Primary Outcome
Measure Time Frame
Levels of blood cholesterol
Secondary Outcome
Measure Time Frame
Effect of treatment on pain
Enrollment 66

Intervention Type: Drug

Intervention Name: Glucosamine sulphate



Inclusion Criteria: Osteoarthritic pain, normal blood cholesterol levels - Exclusion Criteria: Systemic diseases, pregnancy, need of medication besides painkillers -

Gender: All

Minimum Age: 40 Years

Maximum Age: N/A

Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Overall Official
Last Name Role Affiliation
Keld Ostergaard, M.D., Ph.D. Principal Investigator Slidgigtinstituttet
Facility: Slidgigtinstituttet
Location Countries


Verification Date

July 2005

Has Expanded Access No
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Study Design Info

Allocation: Randomized

Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment

Primary Purpose: Treatment

Masking: Double