Deworming and Enhanced Vitamin A Every 6 Month in Rural Indian Children Aged 1-6

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Information provided by:
University of Oxford
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00222547
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: October 27, 2005
Last verified: February 2005

September 13, 2005
October 27, 2005
January 1999
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childhood mortality rate at age 1-6
Same as current
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fecal egg counts, plasma retinal, growth, sign of Vitamin A deficiency
Same as current
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Deworming and Enhanced Vitamin A Every 6 Month in Rural Indian Children Aged 1-6
Deworming and Enhanced Vitamin A Supplementation DEVTA Project

Randomisation of 72 large rural areas ("blocks") into a 2 x 2 trial of six- monthly treatment of all village children aged 1-5 with albendazole(400mg), vitamin A (200000 iu), both or neither. The placebo group get no trial treatment at all and do not receive physical placebos.

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Interventional
Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Village Children
  • Drug: Vitamin A
  • Drug: Albendazole
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Completed
720000
February 2005
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InclusionCriteria:

  • Area of residence

Exclusion Criteria:

  • NONE
Both
1 Year to 6 Years
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
India
 
NCT00222547
DEVTA
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University of Oxford
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Study Chair: Shally Awasthi, MD King George Medical University, Lucknow
University of Oxford
February 2005

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