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A Study Based on Data From German Registries That Looks at Characteristics of People Who Take the Medicine Empagliflozin for Type 2 Diabetes (EDCOS)

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: NCT04098575
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 23, 2019
Last Update Posted : January 23, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Boehringer Ingelheim

Brief Summary:
Description of the real-life treatment of adult patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) receiving Empagliflozin, comparing the characteristics of patients starting Empa-gliflozin in three time intervals

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Drug: Empagliflozin

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 7900 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Treatment of T2DM Patients in Germany Receiving Empagliflozin: A Retrospective RWE Study Description of Treatment and Population Characteristics of Type 2 Diabetic Patients in Germany Receiving Empagliflozin: A Retrospective Real-World Evidence (RWE) Study Based on German Registries DPV&DIVE
Actual Study Start Date : September 16, 2019
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 31, 2019
Actual Study Completion Date : December 31, 2019

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Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Patients receiving Empagliflozin until mid Sep 2015
Patients receiving Empagliflozin before the EMPA-REG-OUTCOME study was published time until mid-Sept. 2015; Cohort 1
Drug: Empagliflozin

Patients receiving Empagliflozin until CV Label Change time
Patients receiving Empagliflozin starting from the EMPA-REG-OUTCOME study being published until CV Label Change time from mid-Sept. 2015-mid-Jan. 2017; Cohort 2
Drug: Empagliflozin

Patients receiving Empagliflozin until last available data cut
Patients receiving Empagliflozin starting from mid-Jan. 2017 until last; Cohort 3
Drug: Empagliflozin

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Percentage of previous occurance of cardiovascular comorbidities [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
    Myocardial infarction (MI), Stroke, Coronary artery disease (CAD), Peripheral artery disease (PAD), CHF

  2. Percentage of Diabetes complications [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
    Neuropathy, Nephropathy / Renal function (eGFR, micro-/ macroalbuminuria), Diabetic foot syndrome, Retinopathy (background and proliferative)

  3. Percentage of Antidiabetic and cardiovascular co-medication [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of subjects with age [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
    <65; 65 - <75; 75 - 80 , >80

  2. Baseline characteristics: gender [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  3. Baseline characteristics: Weight [ Time Frame: Uop to 2 years ]
  4. Baseline characteristics: height [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  5. Baseline characteristics: HbA1c [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  6. Duration of diabetes (Time Since Diagnosis) [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  7. Number of subjects with previous glucose-lowering treatmen [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  8. Number of subjects with 10mg and 25mg dosage of empagliflozin [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
  9. Number of subjects participated in Disease Management Programme (DMP) Type 2 Diabetes (from DPV registry) [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
    from DPV registry

  10. Number of subjects with hospitalizations [ Time Frame: Up to 2 years ]
    from DPV registry

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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
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, treated with Empagliflozin

Inclusion Criteria:

  • At least two outpatient T2DM diagnoses (ICD E11.-) in two different quarters and/or at least one inpatient T2DM diagnosis (ICD E11)
  • At least one prescription of an empagliflozin-containing antidiabetic drug: Jardiance® (Empagliflozin, ATC A10BK03, former A10BX12) or Synjardy® (Empagliflozin/ Met¬for¬min, ATC A10BD20)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any diagnosis of T1DM

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT04098575

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Diabetes Agenda 2010 GmbH
Mahlow, Germany, 15831
Sponsors and Collaborators
Boehringer Ingelheim
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Responsible Party: Boehringer Ingelheim Identifier: NCT04098575    
Other Study ID Numbers: 1245-0198
First Posted: September 23, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 23, 2020
Last Verified: January 2020
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No
Plan Description:

Clinical studies sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim, phases I to IV, interventional and non-interventional, are in scope for sharing of the raw clinical study data and clinical study documents, except for the following exclusions:

  1. Studies in products where Boehringer Ingelheim is not the license holder
  2. Studies regarding pharmaceutical formulations and associated analytical methods, and studies pertinent to pharmacokinetics using human biomaterials
  3. Studies conducted in a single center or targeting rare diseases (because of limitations with anonymization).

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Product Manufactured in and Exported from the U.S.: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Sodium-Glucose Transporter 2 Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs