Effect of Empagliflozin Kinetics on Renal Glucose Reabsorption in Patients With Type II Diabetes and Healthy Controls

This study has been completed.
Eli Lilly and Company
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Boehringer Ingelheim
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: May 21, 2013
Last updated: November 2, 2015
Last verified: November 2015
Single center, 14-day, open-label trial to examine the effect of 25 mg q.d. empagliflozin on kinetics of renal glucose reabsorption in patients diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus and healthy controls

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Drug: Empagliflozin
Drug: BI 10773
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label Mechanistic Study to Examine the Effect of Oral Empagliflozin (25 mg q.d.) on Kinetics of Renal Glucose Reabsorption in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Healthy Controls

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Change from baseline of renal tubular maximum reabsorptive capacity for glucose (TmG) at end of empagliflozin treatment (Visit 12) [ Time Frame: 14 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 39
Study Start Date: June 2013
Study Completion Date: October 2015
Primary Completion Date: October 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Healthy Controls
healthy controls
Drug: BI 10773
open label
Experimental: Patients
patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Drug: Empagliflozin


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion criteria:

  1. T2DM patients and healthy controls aged =18 to <70 at Visit 1.
  2. Patients diagnosed with T2DM according to the American Diabetes Association criteria prior to informed consent who are drug-naïve
  3. T2DM patients on a stable dose of allowed concomitant medications (as determined by investigator) for 30 days prior to entering the study.
  4. T2DM patients with HbA1c between >7 and <10.0% (>53 mmol/mol and <86 mmol/mol) at Visit

Exclusion criteria:

  1. Patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus.
  2. Patients with uncontrolled hyperglycemia with a fasting plasma glucose level greater than 240 mg/dl after an overnight fast.
  3. Patients with a history of clinically significant heart disease (New York Heart Classification greater than class 3; more than non-specific ST-T wave changes on the ECG), peripheral vascular disease (history of claudication), or pulmonary disease as determined by investigator.
  4. Medical history of cancer (except for basal cell carcinoma) and/or treatment for cancer within the last 5 years.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01867307

United States, Texas
1245.66.01001 Boehringer Ingelheim Investigational Site
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Boehringer Ingelheim
Eli Lilly and Company
Study Chair: Boehringer Ingelheim Boehringer Ingelheim
  More Information

Responsible Party: Boehringer Ingelheim
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01867307     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1245.66 
Study First Received: May 21, 2013
Last Updated: November 2, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

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

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