Aspirin 81 mg for Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease+1 MoreAspirin 81 mg - Drug
Eligibility
18 - 69
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will test whether or not aspirin can help reduce the amount of fat in the liver for people with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition that affects 30% of adults in the US.

Eligible Conditions
  • Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months

6 months
Concentrations of circulating bioactive lipid mediators
Percent intrahepatic lipid content, quantified by 1H-MRS

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Side Effects for

Aspirin >300 mg
4%Nose bleeds
2%MI
2%TIA
This histogram enumerates side effects from a completed 2011 Phase 2 & 3 trial (NCT01586975) in the Aspirin >300 mg ARM group. Side effects include: Nose bleeds with 4%, MI with 2%, TIA with 2%.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Aspirin
1 of 2
Placebo
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

80 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Aspirin 81 mg · Has Placebo Group · Phase 1 & 2

Aspirin
Drug
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Aspirin 81 mg · Intervention Types: Drug
Placebo
Drug
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Placebo oral tablet · Intervention Types: Drug
Treatment
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Acetylsalicylic acid
FDA approved

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

Massachusetts General HospitalLead Sponsor
2,703 Previous Clinical Trials
30,853,128 Total Patients Enrolled
Tracey G Simon, MD, MPHPrincipal InvestigatorMassachusetts General Hospital

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 69 · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are aged 18 to 69 years.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
Massachusetts33.3%
Connecticut33.3%
Arkansas33.3%
How old are they?
65+66.7%
18 - 6533.3%
What site did they apply to?
Massachusetts General Hospital100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria33.3%
Did not meet criteria66.7%