Clinical Trial 14334

Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Study Summary:

We are looking for adult patients with family history of high blood cholesterol levels or with heart vessel disease or risk factors for heart vessel disease, for a research study of an investigational medication.

Qualified Participants Must:

• Be taking an unaltered dose of cholesterol lowering medications (Statins) for a minimum of 4 weeks
• Have a high blood cholesterol (LDL) level of greater than 100 mg/dL (greater than 2.59 mmol/L)
• Adhere to a cholesterol lowering diet during the course of the study
• Take your own medicines and will be given an extra (study) medication or placebo (inactive drug) during the study in ratio 2:1 for up to 18 months with a further follow up period of 8 weeks afterwards

Qualified Participants May Receive:

No cost to participate in the study, travel costs will be reimbursed, blood pressure measurements, ECG (heart rhythm tracing), color vision test, neurological tests, physical examination, and blood tests.

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.