A Study of Two Forms of Pentamidine in the Treatment of Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia (PCP) in Patients With AIDS

This study has been completed.
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00002292
First received: November 2, 1999
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: August 1989

November 2, 1999
June 23, 2005
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A Study of Two Forms of Pentamidine in the Treatment of Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia (PCP) in Patients With AIDS
Inhaled Versus Intravenous Pentamidine in Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia in the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

To compare parenteral versus inhaled pentamidine in patients with documented Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) with AIDS.

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Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Pneumonia, Pneumocystis Carinii
  • HIV Infections
Drug: Pentamidine isethionate
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Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following are excluded:

  • Previous history of adverse reaction to pentamidine.
  • History of asthma.
  • Pulmonary Kaposi's sarcoma.

Patients with the following are excluded:

  • Previous history of adverse reaction to pentamidine.
  • History of asthma.
  • Pulmonary Kaposi's sarcoma.
  • Inability to understand the consent procedure.

All patients hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with AIDS and possible Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) will be eligible.

  • Patients with HIV antibody or AIDS and a clinical presentation suggesting PCP are eligible.
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18 Years and older
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United States
 
NCT00002292
023B, 88-001
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LyphoMed
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
August 1989

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