A 26-week, randomized, open-label, parallel-group, multicenter (62 sites), multinational (9 countries), phase 3, noninferiority study. Patients were included based on the following criteria: adults with type 2 diabetes, treated with metformin, A1C of 7% to 10%, and a BMI of up to 45 kg/m2. Patients (N=599) were randomized to receive once-weekly Trulicity® 1.5 mg (n=299) or once-daily Victoza® 1.8 mg (n=300). The primary endpoint was change in A1C. Study sponsored by Eli Lilly and Company.