While diet and exercise can help manage the symptoms of type 2 diabetes (T2D), there is no cure. People with T2D either resist the effects of insulin, or their bodies don’t produce enough of the hormone to maintain normal levels of glucose. Meridian is now conducting a phase 3 clinical study is for an investigational diabetes medication.
Must be age 18 to 75
Have been diagnosed with T2D at least 6 months prior to screening
Must have A1C ≥7.5% but ≤11.0% at screening
Must be on a stable dose of at least two and up to three of the following oral glucose-lowering agents for at least the past 3 months: Metformin, DPP-4 inhibitor, SGLT-2 inhibitor, Thiazolidinedione, Insulin secretagogue, Oral GLP-1 receptor agonists
Must have a body mass index (BMI) of 25-40
Must have a stable weight (no more than 11 lbs. gained or lost in the last 3 months)
Will receive compensation for study-related time
Do not need insurance to join this study
For more information, complete the form on this page. After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will call you to talk about the study. There is no obligation to join — you can decide if the study is right for you.
You can also talk to a Meridian enrollment specialist about this study by calling (912) 623-2240.
After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will contact you.
Participating in a study is an important decision — we’re here to help you before, during, and after studies.
Please note: Health insurance is NOT required to join.
Will I benefit from this study?
You are not guaranteed to benefit from being in a clinical study. However, information gathered in this study may help uncover better ways to treat condition(s) for you and others worldwide.
Is participation voluntary after I submit my information?
Yes. Participation in a study is entirely voluntary. In the informed consent process, you’ll learn about the product being studied, your role in the trial, potential side effects, tests that will be performed, and the number of visits required. You will need to sign an informed consent form to join the study only after you fully understand your role in the study.
Will I get a physical exam?
If you join the study, you will receive a physical exam. You may also receive specific exams or tests — the results of which will be shared with you.
Will I receive compensation?
While participation in a clinical study is voluntary, you may be reimbursed for your study-related travel and expenses. After you submit your information, a Meridian enrollment specialist will call you to talk about the study. Staff at the research clinic will discuss possible reimbursement with you.
Founded in 1999 in Omaha, NE, Meridian studies the safety and effectiveness of new medicines, devices, and treatments. Its mission is to enrich lives by providing quality, compassionate care to patients and unparalleled clinical research services. Clinical studies help scientists develop life-changing medicines, but it starts with you — participation makes it all possible. For more than 20 years, thousands of patients have trusted Meridian because of our focus on creating a positive patient experience.