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Safety and Efficacy Comparison Study of NK-104-CR (Controled Release) in Patients With Primary Hyperlipidemia or Mixed Dyslipidemia

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: NCT02670434
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : February 1, 2016
Last Update Posted : June 9, 2016
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kowa Research Institute, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to compare the efficacy of NK-104-CR with Placebo and Livalo® on the reduction of LDL-C and to evaluate the safety of NK-104-CR in patients with primary hyperlipidemia or mixed dyslipidemia

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Hyperlipidemia Dyslipidemia Drug: NK-104-CR Drug: Placebo Drug: Livalo Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 216 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : January 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 2017

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: NK-104-CR
Controlled release NK-104
Drug: NK-104-CR
NK-104-CR 8 mg daily for 52 weeks

Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Livalo Placebo
Drug: Placebo
Placebo daily for 12 weeks

Active Comparator: Livalo® Immediate Release IR
Immediate Release Livalo®
Drug: Livalo
Livalo® IR daily from week 12 to week 52

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percent change in LDL-C from baseline [ Time Frame: 12 Weeks ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. The percent change from baseline in fasting serum total cholesterol (TC ) [ Time Frame: 12 Weeks ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male and female patients with primary hyperlipidemia or mixed dyslipidemia who are ≥18 and ≤80 years of age at the time of consent;
  • Fasting plasma LDL-C ≥160 mg/dL and ≤250 mg/dL and TG values of ≤300 mg/dL
  • Patients who are naïve to statin or who are able to safely discontinue the use of all lipid-lowering agents for 6 weeks before randomization and throughout study participation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia;
  • Any conditions which may cause secondary dyslipidemia.
  • Newly diagnosed or poorly controlled diabetes mellitus as defined by HbA1c >8%

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02670434

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United States, California
Beverly Hills, California, United States
Chino, California, United States
Lincoln, California, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Newport Beach, California, United States
North Hollywood, California, United States
Thousand Oaks, California, United States
Vista, California, United States
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Brooksville, Florida, United States
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Meridian, Idaho, United States
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Evansville, Indiana, United States
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Newton, Kansas, United States
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Elkridge, Maryland, United States
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Edina, Minnesota, United States
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Jackson, Mississippi, United States
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Butte, Montana, United States
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Endwell, New York, United States
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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
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Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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Kingsport, Tennessee, United States
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Houston, Texas, United States
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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kowa Research Institute, Inc.
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Responsible Party: Kowa Research Institute, Inc. Identifier: NCT02670434    
Other Study ID Numbers: NK-104-CR-3.01US
First Posted: February 1, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 9, 2016
Last Verified: June 2016
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Enzyme Inhibitors
Lipid Regulating Agents