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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 4, 2013
Results First Posted : May 11, 2017
Last Update Posted : May 11, 2017
Eli Lilly and Company
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Boehringer Ingelheim

Brief Summary:
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 or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Healthy Drug: Empagliflozin Drug: BI 10773 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 39 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (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
Study Start Date : June 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2015
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2015

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Healthy Controls
healthy controls
Drug: BI 10773
open label

Experimental: Patients
patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
Drug: Empagliflozin

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change From Baseline of Renal Tubular Maximum Reabsorptive Capacity for Glucose (TmG) at End of Empagliflozin Treatment (Day 14) [ Time Frame: Baseline and Day 14 ]

    Change from baseline of renal tubular maximum reabsorptive capacity for glucose (TmG) at end of empagliflozin treatment (Day 14).

    Per-protocol set (PPS): PPS consisted of all subjects and patients in the TS who completed the treatment day 14 clamping study without any relevant deviations either in their treatment regimen or in the performance and timing of the measurements.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
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 identifier (NCT number): NCT01867307

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

Additional Information:
Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Boehringer Ingelheim Identifier: NCT01867307     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1245.66
First Posted: June 4, 2013    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: May 11, 2017
Last Update Posted: May 11, 2017
Last Verified: March 2017

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