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An Open-Label Study Examining the Long-Term Safety of Exenatide Given Twice Daily to Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

This study has been completed.
Eli Lilly and Company
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AstraZeneca Identifier:
First received: July 14, 2009
Last updated: February 23, 2015
Last verified: January 2015
The aim of this study is to assess the long-term safety of exenatide in patients with type 2 diabetes who were treated with exenatide in Study H8O-MC-GWAA (6-month study) or Study H8O-MC-GWAD (12-month study). Study H8O-MC-GWAN serves as an open-ended extension to Studies H8O-MC-GWAA and H8O-MC-GWAD.

Condition Intervention Phase
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Drug: exenatide
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-Label Study Examining the Long-Term Safety of Exenatide Given Twice Daily to Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Long-term safety of twice-daily exenatide treatment, as defined by the occurrence of adverse events. [ Time Frame: 128 weeks (average treatment period) ]
    Visits for this study occur at 6-mo (±2 wk) intervals until exenatide is approved for marketing.

Enrollment: 275
Study Start Date: December 2003
Study Completion Date: July 2008
Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Group A
Exenatide injection 5mcg or 10 mcg, twice daily
Drug: exenatide
subcutaneous injection, 5mcg or 10 mcg, twice daily
Other Name: Byetta


Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients received exenatide therapy in Study H8O-MC-GWAA or Study H8O-MC-GWAD and completed the respective study.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients were excluded or discontinued early from Study H8O-MC-GWAA or Study H8O-MC-GWAD.
  • Patients have received treatment within the last 30 days with a drug, not including exenatide, that has not received regulatory approval for any indication at the time of study entry.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01876849

United States, Washington
Research Site
Renton, Washington, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Eli Lilly and Company
Study Director: Chief Medical Officer, MD Eli Lilly and Company
  More Information

Responsible Party: AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT01876849     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H8O-MC-GWAN
Study First Received: July 14, 2009
Last Updated: February 23, 2015

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists processed this record on May 25, 2017