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A Study of the Efficacy and Safety of 4 Doses of Imeglimin After 24 Weeks of Treatment in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01951235
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 26, 2013
Last Update Posted : August 13, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Poxel SA

Brief Summary:
This study will assess the efficacy and safety/tolerability of 4 doses of Imeglimin versus placebo. The study will be performed in subjects with type 2 diabetes either naive of treatment or previously treated with an oral monotherapy excluding thiazolidinedione.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Drug: Imeglimin Drug: Placebo Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 315 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Quadruple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Dose-ranging, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel-group, Multi-center Study of the Efficacy and Safety of 4 Doses of Imeglimin After 24 Weeks of Treatment in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.
Study Start Date : January 2013
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2014

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Imeglimin (Dose 1) Drug: Imeglimin
Experimental: Imeglimin (Dose 2) Drug: Imeglimin
Experimental: Imeglimin (Dose 3) Drug: Imeglimin
Experimental: Imeglimin (Dose 4) Drug: Imeglimin
Placebo Comparator: Placebo Drug: Placebo

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Change in HbA1c [ Time Frame: Baseline and week 24 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Safety will be assessed by the incidence of adverse events (AEs), physical examination, relevant changes on laboratory tests, vital signs, and 12-lead electrocardiograms (ECG) [ Time Frame: Baseline to week 24 ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Subject has given written informed consent
  2. Male and female type 2 diabetic subjects, either naïve of antidiabetic agents or treated with an oral anti-diabetic monotherapy.
  3. Body mass index (BMI) : ≥ 24 to ≤ 40 kg/m²
  4. HbA1c criteria: ≥ 7% and ≤ 9.5%
  5. Creatinine clearance ≥ 50 mL/[min*1.73 m2] at Screening Visit
  6. Effective contraception for women of child bearing potential

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Any disease which in the investigator's opinion would exclude the subject from the study
  2. Acute cardiovascular event within 3 months before randomization
  3. Uncontrolled high blood pressure
  4. Impairment of hepatic function
  5. History of drug-induced Torsades de Pointes or a marked baseline prolongation of the QTc interval
  6. Pregnancy or lactation
  7. Use of any non-permitted medication
  8. Positive screen for viral hepatitis

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01951235

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Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital
Riga, Latvia
Sponsors and Collaborators
Poxel SA
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Principal Investigator: Valdis Pirags, MD P. Stradins Clinical University Hospital

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Responsible Party: Poxel SA Identifier: NCT01951235    
Other Study ID Numbers: PXL008-008
2012-004045-33 ( EudraCT Number )
First Posted: September 26, 2013    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 13, 2015
Last Verified: July 2015
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases