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Efficacy and Safety Study of JTT-302 in Subjects With Low HDL-C Levels

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00749788
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 9, 2008
Last Update Posted : February 4, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Akros Pharma Inc.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of JTT-302 on the increase of High Density Lipoprotein-Cholesterol (HDL-C) levels when administered daily for four weeks in subjects with low HDL-C levels.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Dyslipidemia Drug: JTT-302 Drug: Placebo Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 150 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase 2, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel Group Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of JTT-302 Administered Daily for Four Weeks in Subjects With Low HDL-C Levels
Study Start Date : December 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : February 2008

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1
JTT-302, 200 mg
Drug: JTT-302
JTT-302, 100 mg tablets, 200 mg dose, oral, 30 minutes after the start of the morning meal

Experimental: 2
JTT-302, 400 mg
Drug: JTT-302
JTT-302, 100 mg tablets, 400 mg dose, oral, 30 minutes after the start of the morning meal

Placebo Comparator: 3
Matching placebo tablets
Drug: Placebo
Matching placebo tablets, oral, 30 minutes after the start of the morning meal




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percent change from baseline in HDL-C at Week 4 [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percent change and change from baseline at week 4 in lipid parameters [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
  2. Evaluate the safety profile of JTT-302 when administered for 4 weeks [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with a Body Mass Index (BMI)≤ 35 kg/m2
  • Subjects with the following lipid parameters at Visit 1 (screening visit) and Visit 3 (diet stabilization period):
  • HDL-C ≤ 40 mg/dL (Men) and ≤ 50 mg/dL (Women)
  • TG ≤ 500 mg/dL
  • LDL-C ≤ 190 mg/dL
  • Subjects who are generally healthy as determined by pre-study medical history, physical examination, vital signs and 12-lead ECG

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Females who are pregnant or breast-feeding
  • AST, ALT or total bilirubin ≥ 2.0 x ULN at Visit 1 (screening visit) or Visit 3 (diet stabilization period)
  • Serum thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) and levothyroxine (T4) outside of the central laboratory reference range at the screening visit
  • Medical history of diabetes mellitus or two fasting serum glucose measurements > 126 mg/dL at the screening visit
  • Subjects with hypertension, or two blood pressure measurements ≥ 140 mm Hg systolic or ≥ 90 mm Hg diastolic at the screening visit
  • History of drug or alcohol abuse within 12 months of the screening visit
  • Use of medications defined in the protocol within six-weeks prior to the screening visit and throughout the study
  • Use of Cytochrome P450 3A4 inducers or inhibitors, as defined in the protocol within four weeks of the screening visit and throughout the study

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00749788


Locations
United States, California
Santa Ana, California, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Akros Pharma Inc.

Responsible Party: Akros Pharma Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00749788     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AT302-U-06-003
First Posted: September 9, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 4, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases