Clinical Trial 11412

Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Study Summary:

Do you have Type 2 diabetes and also have a history of a heart attack, chest pains, bypass surgery, stroke, PAD or other cardiac events? Volunteer for a long-term diabetes research study.

This study will evaluate an investigational medication for Type 2 diabetics who also have a history of heart disease or other cardiac risk factors. Participants will remain on their current Type 2 diabetes medication and may have the study drug added to their current regimen.

To qualify you must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have Type II diabetes
  • Have blood sugar and hemoglobin A1C levels that meet the study entry criteria
  • Have a history of a heart attack, chest pains, bypass surgery, stroke, PAD or other medical conditions which are considered cardiac risks
Study Duration: For the 1st year up to 10 office visits. Thereafter an office visit every 14 weeks over approximately 3-4 years.

Qualified participants will receive all the following study-related care at no cost: Study Related:
  • Study medication
  • Physical exams
  • Lab work
  • ECG test
  • Glucometers with test strips
  • Dietary counseling
Volunteers will also receive approximately $1370 or more for their time and travel expenses.

Please note that all persons who respond to the study via the internet will be contacted by telephone and may be entered into our database. All information provided by the subject during the course of this study will be treated confidentially and will not be shared without your permission or except as required by law.

Clinical trials are medical research studies designed to test the safety and/or effectiveness of new investigational drugs, devices, or treatments in humans. These studies are conducted worldwide for a range of conditions and illnesses. Learn more about clinical research and participating in a study at About Clinical Trials.