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Safety and Efficacy of APD356 in the Treatment of Obesity

2014-08-27 03:53:34 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a research study of an investigational drug, APD356, a novel, selective 5-HT2c receptor agonist, in clinical development as a potential treatment for obesity.

The purpose of this study is to obtain preliminary assessment of the safety and efficacy of APD356, when administered daily for 28 days, in obese subjects who are otherwise healthy.

Description

This is a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized, parallel group study. Three different doses of APD356 or placebo will be administered daily for 28 days, to uncomplicated obese, male and nonpregnant, nonlactating, female volunteers, aged 18 to 65 years. Approximately 400 subjects will be enrolled.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Obesity

Intervention

APD356

Location

Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Baton Rouge
Louisiana
United States
70808

Status

Completed

Source

Arena Pharmaceuticals

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:53:34-0400

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