A Study of a GLP-1 Analogue in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Treated With Metformin.
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This 6 arm study will evaluate the efficacy, safety, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of multiple doses and regimens of a GLP-1 analogue in patients with type 2 diabetes who are treated with a stable dose of metformin. Patients will be randomized to receive either subcutaneous placebo, or subcutaneous GLP-1 analogue, 5mg, 10mg or 20mg weekly, or 10mg or 20mg every 2 weeks. All patients will continue on their existing metformin treatment regimen throughout the study. The anticipated time on study treatment is <3 months, and the target sample size is 100-500 individuals.
A Double Blind, Placebo-controlled, Dose-ranging Study to Investigate the Effect on Glycemic Control, Safety, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of GLP-1 in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Treated With a Stable Dose of Metformin.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 75 Years (Adult, Senior)
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Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
adult patients, 18-75 years of age;
type 2 diabetes mellitus, with stable metformin treatment for >=3 months;
stable weight +/-10% for >=3 months before screening.
type 1 diabetes mellitus;
treatment with any anti-hyperglycemic medication other than metformin monotherapy during last 3 months;
use of weight-lowering medications in the last 3 months;