Gainesville, Florida 32610

  • Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus


The purpose of this study is to determine if Atorvastatin can improve blood vessel stiffness and blood vessel function in children 10-18 years old with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Subjects will receive atorvastatin 20mg or placebo daily for 3 months and will then switch therapies for the next 3 months. Hypothesis: Atorvastatin will improve blood vessel function by decreasing arterial stiffness and improving blood flow.


Inclusion Criteria: - Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) or Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) for more than 1 year - Age 10-18 years. Exclusion Criteria: - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) - Liver disease - Pregnancy - Use of cholesterol or triglyceride lowering drugs - Perceived inability to comply with the study protocol - Endocrinopathy other than diabetes



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Principal Investigator
Michael J Haller, MD
University of Florida

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Gainesville, Florida 32610
United States

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Date Processed: March 30, 2020

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