Last updated on August 2019

A Study of Baricitinib (LY3009104) in Participants With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

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

  • Conditions: SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS
  • Age: Between 18 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have a clinical diagnosis of SLE at least 24 weeks prior to screening.
  • Have documentation of having met at least 4 of 11 Revised Criteria for Classification of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus according to the 1997 Update of the 1982 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) criteria for classification of SLE prior to randomization.
  • Have a positive antinuclear antibody (ANA) (titer 1:80) and/or a positive anti-double-stranded deoxyribonucleic acid (dsDNA), and/or a positive anti-Smith (anti-Sm) as assessed by a central laboratory during screening.
  • Have a total Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity Index 2000 (SLEDAI-2K) score 6 during screening.
  • Have a clinical SLEDAI-2K score 4 at randomization.
  • Have at least 1 British Isles Lupus Assessment Group (BILAG) A score or 2 BILAG B scores during screening.
  • Are receiving at least one of the following standard of care medications for SLE:
  • A single antimalarial at a stable dose for at least 8 weeks prior to screening
  • A single immunosuppressant at a stable dose for at least 8 weeks prior to screening
  • An oral corticosteroid, initiated at least 4 weeks prior to screening, at a stable dose 40 milligrams/day prednisone (or equivalent) for at least 2 weeks prior to screening. If the participant is not receiving an antimalarial or immunosuppressant, the dose of corticosteroid must be 7.5 milligrams/day prednisone (or equivalent)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Have severe active lupus nephritis.
  • Have active central nervous system (CNS) lupus.
  • Have a history or presence of cardiovascular, respiratory, hepatic, gastrointestinal, endocrine, hematological, neurological, or neuropsychiatric disorders or any other serious and/or unstable illness that, in the opinion of the investigator, could constitute an unacceptable risk when taking investigational product or interfere with the interpretation of data.
  • Have a current or recent clinically serious viral, bacterial, fungal, or parasitic infection.
  • Have received cyclophosphamide (or any other cytotoxic agent) within 12 weeks prior to screening.

Recruitment Status: Open


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