A Phase 3, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Parallel-Group, Multicenter, Double-blind Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Telotristat Etiprate (LX1606) in Patients with Carcinoid Syndrome Refractory to Somatostatin Analog (SSA) Therapy

Investigator: Emily Bergsland, MD
Sponsor: Lexicon Genetics Incorporated

Location(s): United States


The primary objective of the study is to confirm that at least 1 or more doses of telotristat etiprate compared to placebo is effective in reducing the number of daily bowel movements (BMs) from baseline averaged over the 12-week double-blind portion (Treatment Period) of the trial in patients not adequately controlled by current SSA therapy.