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A Study of Aleglitazar in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Who Have Not Previously Received Anti-Hyperglycemic Therapy

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01691755
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 25, 2012
Last Update Posted : August 11, 2016
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
This multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study will assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability of aleglitazar monotherapy compared with placebo in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus who have not previously received anti-hyperglycemic therapy. Patients will be randomized to receive oral doses of 150 mcg aleglitazar once daily or placebo. The anticipated time on study treatment is 26 weeks.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 Drug: Placebo Drug: aleglitazar Phase 3

Study Design

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 196 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Phase III Study to Assess the Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability of Aleglitazar Monotherapy Compared With Placebo in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2D) Who Are Drug-Naïve to Anti-Hyperglycemic Therapy
Study Start Date : November 2012
Primary Completion Date : September 2013
Study Completion Date : September 2013

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Arms and Interventions

Arm Intervention/treatment
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Drug: Placebo
oral doses once a day for 26 weeks
Experimental: aleglitazar Drug: aleglitazar
150 mcg orally once a day for 26 weeks


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change from baseline in hemoglobin HbA1c [ Time Frame: From baseline to week 26 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in lipid profile [ Time Frame: From baseline to week 26 ]
  2. Change from baseline in fasting plasma glucose [ Time Frame: From baseline to week 26 ]
  3. Responder rate as defined of hemoglobin A1c (HbAc1) <7.0% (<6.5%) [ Time Frame: From baseline to week 26 ]
  4. Change from baseline in homeostatic index of insulin sensitivity (HOMA-IS) [ Time Frame: From baseline to week 26 ]
  5. Change from baseline in homeostatic index of beta cell function (HOMA-BCF) [ Time Frame: From baseline to week 26 ]
  6. Safety: incidence of adverse events [ Time Frame: 30 weeks (26 weeks treatment and 4 weeks follow-up) ]

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, >/=18 years of age
  • Diagnosis of diabetes mellitus, type 2 within 12 months prior to screening
  • Patients who have not received a anti-hyperglycemic medication for at least 12 weeks prior to screening and for not longer than 3 consecutive months in the past
  • HbA1c >/=7% and </=9.5% at screening or within 4 weeks prior to screening and at pre-randomization visit
  • Fasting plasma glucose </=240 mg/dL at pre-randomization visit
  • Agreement to maintain diet and exercise habits during the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus, secondary diabetes, diabetes resulting from pancreatic injury, or acute metabolic diabetic complications within the past 6 months
  • Any previous treatment with thiazolidinedione or a dual peroxisome proliferator activated receptor (PPAR) agonist
  • Any body weight lowering or lipoprotein-modifying therapy within 12 weeks prior to screening (except stable dose of statin)
  • Symptomatic congestive heart failure classified as New York Heart Association class II-IV at screening
Contacts and Locations

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Investigators
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01691755     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BC28034
First Posted: September 25, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 11, 2016
Last Verified: August 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs