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A Safety and Efficacy Study of HPP404 on Weight Loss in Overweight or Obese Subjects

This study has been terminated.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
High Point Pharmaceuticals, LLC. Identifier:
First received: February 23, 2012
Last updated: August 19, 2015
Last verified: August 2015
The purpose of this study is to compare the safety and effect of HPP404 versus placebo on body weight in overweight or obese subjects.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: HPP404
Drug: Placebo
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A 26 Week Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Phase 2 Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Various Doses of HPP404 on Weight Loss in Overweight or Obese Subjects

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Further study details as provided by High Point Pharmaceuticals, LLC.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percent weight loss [ Time Frame: Day 1 to Day 182 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of subjects attaining a 5% or more weight loss [ Time Frame: Day 1 to Day 182 ]
  • Absolute and percent change in Body Mass Index (BMI) [ Time Frame: Day 1 to Day 182 ]

Enrollment: 126
Study Start Date: May 2012
Study Completion Date: May 2013
Primary Completion Date: May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: HPP404 35 mg Drug: HPP404
Administered orally once daily for 26 weeks
Experimental: HPP404 50 mg Drug: HPP404
Administered orally once daily for 26 weeks
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Drug: Placebo
Administered orally once daily for 26 weeks


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Body Mass Index (BMI) from 30.0 to 39.9 kg/m2, for subjects with no additional co morbidities;
  • BMI from 27 to 39.9 kg/m2, for subjects with co morbidities (i.e. dyslipidemia defined as high LDL (≥ 160 mg/dL) or high total cholesterol (≥ 240 mg/dL), or subjects with hypertension)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Systolic blood pressure > 160 mmHg and/or diastolic pressure > 90 mmHg at the Screening Visit without treatment
  • History of use of tobacco or nicotine-containing products 180 days prior to Screening visit
  • Subjects with type 2 diabetes or fasting blood glucose concentration ≥ 126 mg/dL
  • History of appetite or weight modifying surgeries/procedures
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01540864

United States, Georgia
Site 11
Augusta, Georgia, United States, 30909
United States, Indiana
Site 3
Valparaiso, Indiana, United States, 46383
United States, Kentucky
Site 12
Louisville, Kentucky, United States, 40213
United States, Massachusetts
Site 9
Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States, 02601
United States, Minnesota
Site 10
Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States, 55114
United States, New York
Site 2
New York, New York, United States, 10065
United States, North Carolina
Site 1
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States, 28277
Site 5
High Point, North Carolina, United States, 27265
United States, Virginia
Site 7
Norfolk, Virginia, United States, 23502
Site 6
Richmond, Virginia, United States, 23294
Sponsors and Collaborators
High Point Pharmaceuticals, LLC.
Study Director: Enrikas Vainorius, M.D. High Point Pharmaceuticals, LLC.
  More Information

Responsible Party: High Point Pharmaceuticals, LLC. Identifier: NCT01540864     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HPP404-201
Study First Received: February 23, 2012
Last Updated: August 19, 2015

Keywords provided by High Point Pharmaceuticals, LLC.:
Body Mass Index

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Weight Loss
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms
Body Weight Changes processed this record on April 26, 2017