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Effect of Albiglutide, When Added to Standard Blood Glucose Lowering Therapies, on Major Cardiovascular Events in Subjects With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

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Last updated:1st Jul 2015

Albiglutide is an analogue of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1), used to treat type 2 diabetes This study will test whether albiglutide affects the occurrence of major cardiovascular events such as heart attacks or strokes and other important medical outcomes in persons with type 2 diabetes, when used alone or added to other diabetes treatments.

 

Study Type: Interventional

Allocation: Randomized

Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study

Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment

Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)

Primary Purpose: Treatment

Official Title: A Long Term, Randomised, Double Blind, Placebo-controlled Study to Determine the Effect of Albiglutide, When Added to Standard Blood Glucose Lowering Therapies, on Major Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (HARMONY Outcomes)

Estimated Enrollment: 9400

Study Start Date: July 2015

Estimated Study Completion Date: May 2019

Estimated Primary Completion Date: May 2019 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
 

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Experimental: Albiglutide

Placebo Comparator: Placebo

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Study start date 2015-07-01

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