Investigator Sponsored Trials

Relypsa supports independent investigators in conducting Investigator Sponsored Trials (IST) that are focused on hyperkalemia and associated conditions. Through such efforts, Relypsa’s aim is to obtain valuable clinical and scientific information and ultimately to improve patient care.

Request Process and Requirements

All organizations seeking IST funding from Relypsa should first submit an IST application form to ist@relypsa.com. To obtain the application form, please contact your local field-based Medical Science Director or email us at ist@relypsa.com.

Evaluation of Requests

The IST Review Committee (“ISTRC”) evaluates all IST proposals and Investigators based on several criteria, including Relypsa’s corporate policies and objectives, and compliance with any applicable U.S. Food and Drug Administration or federal healthcare program requirements. The use, purchase or prescription of Relypsa products or the recipient’s potential to influence the use, purchase or prescription of those products will not be considered when deciding on a research concept.

Contact Information

For further information on requesting IST funding from Relypsa, please contact your local field-based Medical Science Director or email us at ist@relypsa.com.