INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, US -- (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company today announced positive top-line results from EMPA-REG OUTCOME®. This is a long-term 九把刀clinical trial investigating cardiovascular (CV) outcomes for Jardiance® (empagliflozin) in more than 7,000 adults with t567yp随遇而安是什么意思e 2 diabetes (T2D) at high risk for CV events. EMPA-REG OUTCOME® met its 澳大利亚国旗primary endpoint and demonstrated superiority of Jardiance®, when added to s邝tandard of care, in CV risk reduction. The primary endpoint was defined as time to fir美人聊天室st occurrence of either CV death, or non-fatal myocardial infarction or non-fatal stroke.
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“The cardiovascular risk软通动力,Jardiance,帅同社区 reducti软通动力,Jardiance,帅同社区on Jardiance® demonstrate夺嫡陆铮d in the EMPA-REG OUTCOME® trial is exciting and we look forward to sharing the full results,” said Profess软通动力,Jardiance,帅同社区or Hans-Juergen Woerle, Global Vice President Medicine, Boehringer Ingelheim. “Approximately 50 percent of deaths in people with type 2 diabetes worldwide are caused by cardiovascular disease. Reduci钱咖ng cardiovascular risk is an essential component of diabetes management.”
The safety profile of Jardiance® was consistent with previous studies. Detailed study results will be presented on 17 September at the 51st European Association for the Study of Diabetes Annual Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden.
About the Study
EMPA-REG OUTCOME® was a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial that involved more than 7,000 individuals from 42 countries observed for a median du三铁一器ration of 3.1 years. The study was designed to assess the effect of Jardiance (empagliflozin) (10mg or 25mg once daily) added to standard of ca银河奥特曼sre compared with placebo added to standard of care on CV events in adults with 周易取名T2D at high risk of CV events and with less than optimised blood glucose control. The study was design赵圆瑗ed to first test for non-inferiority and then for superiority.
Standard of软通动力,Jardiance,帅同社区 care 软通动力,Jardiance,帅同社区comprised glucose lowering agents and cardiovascular drugs (including antihypertensive and lipid lowering agents).
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