Eprotirome for the Treatment of Dyslipidemia, Efficacy and Safety 12-Week, Phase ii Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of KB2115 in Patients With Primary Hypercholesterolemia
A Placebo Controlled, Double Blind, Randomised, 12-Week, Phase ii Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of KB2115 in Patients With Primary Hypercholesterolemia
Eprotirome (KB2115) is a liver selective thyroid hormone that can induce hyperthyroidism in the liver, while an euthyroid state is preserved in the extrahepatic tissue. Eprotirome has in a clinical 2-weeks studies demonstrated pronounced reduction of independent risk factors for the development of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases.
The purpose of the study is to assess the efficacy and safety of KB2115 as monotherapy following 12 weeks of exposure compared to placebo. The aim of the study is to assess efficacy (LDL-cholesterol lowering effects) and safety of KB2115.