ALTAIR - Alternative Antiretroviral Strategies : a Comparison of Three Initial Regimens

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
The University of New South Wales
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Kirby Institute
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00335322
First received: June 8, 2006
Last updated: April 17, 2012
Last verified: April 2012
Results First Received: April 17, 2012  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Interventions: Drug: Truvada (fixed dose combination of tenofovir + emtricitabine) + Stocrin (efavirenz)
Drug: Truvada (fixed dose combination of tenofovir + emtricitabine)+ ritonavir/atazanavir (r/ATV)
Drug: Truvada (fixed dose combination of tenofovir + emtricitabine) + zidovudine (ZDV) + abacavir (ABC)

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
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Reporting Groups
  Description
TDF/FTC+EFV No text entered.
TDF/FTC+r/ATV Truvada (fixed dose combination of tenofovir + emtricitabine)+ ritonavir/atazanavir (r/ATV)
TDF/FTC+AZT+ABC Truvada (fixed dose combination of tenofovir + emtricitabine) + zidovudine (ZDV) + abacavir (ABC)

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    TDF/FTC+EFV     TDF/FTC+r/ATV     TDF/FTC+AZT+ABC  
STARTED     115     107     105  
COMPLETED     114     105     103  
NOT COMPLETED     1     2     2  
Randomised but withdrew prior to ART sta                 1                 2                 2  



  Baseline Characteristics


  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Time-weighted Mean Change From Baseline Plasma HIV-RNA.   [ Time Frame: 48 weeks ]

2.  Secondary:   Compare the Safety of Three Strategic Regimens of Initial ART Containing a Fixed Dose Formulation of Tenofovir and Emtricitabine, With Either Efavirenz or Ritonavir Boosted Atazanavir or Zidovudine Plus Abacavir.   [ Time Frame: 144 weeks ]
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Certain Agreements:  
All Principal Investigators ARE employed by the organization sponsoring the study.


Limitations and Caveats
Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
Inadequate sample size for true comparison of non-inferiority  


Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Sean Emery
Organization: Kirby Institute
phone: 9385 0900
e-mail: semery@kirby.unsw.edu.au


Publications of Results:

Responsible Party: Kirby Institute
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00335322     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NCHECR-ALTAIR
Study First Received: June 8, 2006
Results First Received: April 17, 2012
Last Updated: April 17, 2012
Health Authority: Australia: Department of Health and Ageing Therapeutic Goods Administration