Last updated on July 2019

Evaluation of Major Cardiovascular Events in Patients With or at High Risk for Cardiovascular Disease Who Are Statin Intolerant Treated With Bempedoic Acid (ETC-1002) or Placebo


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Statin Adverse Reaction | Cardiovascular Disease
  • Age: Between 18 - 85 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age between 18 and 85 years
  • History of, or at high risk for, cardiovascular disease (CVD) including coronary artery disease, symptomatic peripheral arterial disease, cerebrovascular atherosclerotic disease, or at high risk for a cardiovascular event
  • Patient reported history of statin intolerance (inability to tolerate 2 or more statins, one at a low dose)
  • Men and nonpregnant, nonlactating women
  • Fasting blood LDL-cholesterol 100 (2.6 mmol/L) at screening

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Fasting blood triglycerides greater than 500 mg/dL (5.6 mmol/L) at screening
  • Recent (within 90 days of screening) history of major cardiovascular events, transient ischemic attack (TIA), or unstable or symptomatic cardiac arrhythmia
  • History of severe heart failure
  • Uncontrolled hypertension or uncontrolled diabetes

Recruitment Status: Open


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