The Effects of Exenatide After Gastric Restriction (AGREE)

A

Advanced Specialty Care

Status and phase

Unknown
Phase 3
Phase 2

Conditions

Morbid Obesity

Treatments

Drug: Exenatide
Drug: Placebo

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT00872378
ASC-AGREE Study

Details and patient eligibility

About

The purpose of this study is to describe change in body weight in non-diabetic morbidly obese patients after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) with twice daily exenatide or placebo injections.

Enrollment

28 estimated patients

Sex

All

Ages

18+ years old

Volunteers

No Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

  1. Age ≥ 18 years,
  2. Have a body mass index ≥ 40 kg/m2 or ≥ 35 kg/m2 with comorbidities (1991 NIH Guidelines for Bariatric Surgery),
  3. For women of childbearing age, must have a negative pregnancy test at screening, and agree to use barrier contraceptives for the duration of the study, AND
  4. Are able to understand and comply with the study process, and give informed consent.

Exclusion criteria

  1. A diagnosis of type 1 diabetes mellitus,
  2. A diagnosis of type 2 diabetes mellitus (A diagnosis of T2DM will be a previous fasting plasma glucose greater than or equal to 126 mg/dL, or a random plasma glucose greater than 200 mg/dL),
  3. Have experienced hypersensitivity reaction or a worsening of glycemic control on Byetta® (exenatide),
  4. Patients with end stage renal disease or severe renal impairment,
  5. Patients with severe gastrointestinal disease, including gastroparesis,
  6. Liver function tests 2.5 standard deviations above normal values,
  7. Contraindication for bariatric surgery,
  8. Treatment with exenatide (Byetta) in the last three months,
  9. Currently using or have used within three months before this trial: sibutramine, orlistat, or phentermine(patients must also agree to not use these medications for the duration of the study),
  10. Treatment with any investigational drug in the last 30 days,
  11. Active malignancy, liver of kidney failure, symptomatic coronary heart disease, or severe psychiatric disease,
  12. History of malignancy other than basal cell skin carcinoma, OR
  13. In the opinion of the investigator, patient is abusing alcohol and/or drugs.

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

Randomized

Interventional model

Parallel Assignment

Masking

Triple Blind

28 participants in 2 patient groups, including a placebo group

Exenatide
Active Comparator group
Description:
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding group: twice daily exenatide therapy plus a standard diet and exercise program
Treatment:
Drug: Exenatide
Placebo
Placebo Comparator group
Description:
Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding group: twice daily placebo therapy plus a standard diet and exercise program
Treatment:
Drug: Placebo

Trial contacts and locations

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Central trial contact

Megan E Boone, BS

Data sourced from clinicaltrials.gov

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