Azithromycin in Combination With Chloroquine Versus Chloroquine in the Eradication of Asymptomatic Plasmodium Falciparum
The purpose of this study is to determine if Azithromycin in combination with chloroquine is superior to chloroquine alone in eradicating P. falciparum asexual parasitemia in asymptomatic, semi-immune adults in Western Kenya.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Phase II, Randomized, Comparative Trial Of Azithromycin In Combination With Chloroquine Versus Chloroquine In The Eradication Of Asymptomatic Plasmodium Falciparum Infection In Semi-Immune Adults|
- Parasite clearance
|Study Start Date:||August 2004|
|Study Completion Date:||November 2004|
The trial was terminated prematurely 9 November 2004 due to the inability to recruit the planned number of subjects. There were no safety or efficacy concerns regarding the study in the decision to terminate the trial.