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Effects of Empagliflozin on Liver Fat Content, Energy Metabolism and Body Composition in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes (EmLiFa)

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Last updated:1st Dec 2015

The effects of empagliflozin treatment on hepatocellular lipid content, liver energy metabolism and body composition will be investigated in a multicentre, prospective, placebo-controlled, double-blind, randomized, 2-arm parallel, interventional and exploratory pilot study in patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes.


Study Type: Interventional
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effects of Empagliflozin on Liver Fat Content, Energy Metabolism and Body Composition in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
Estimated Enrollment: 72
Study Start Date: December 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Arms:
- Experimental:
Empagliflozin
- Placebo Comparator: Placebo

Category Value
Study start date 2015-12-01

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