A Safety and Tolerability Study of Nitazoxanide in HIV-HCV Treatment Failures

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01185028
First received: August 18, 2010
Last updated: May 16, 2013
Last verified: May 2013
Results First Received: March 21, 2013  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Conditions: Hepatitis C Infection
HIV Infection
Intervention: Drug: Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin

  Participant Flow
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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin Nitazoxanide 500mg po bid for 4 wks followed by peg-IFN/Ribavirin/nitazoxanide for 48 weeks

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin  
STARTED     8  
COMPLETED     4  
NOT COMPLETED     4  



  Baseline Characteristics
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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin Nitazoxanide 500mg po bid for 4 wks followed by peg-IFN/Ribavirin/nitazoxanide for 48 weeks

Baseline Measures
    Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  8  
Age  
[units: participants]
 
<=18 years     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     7  
>=65 years     1  
Age [1]
[units: years]
Mean ± Standard Deviation
  56.375  ± 7.4487834577198  
Gender  
[units: participants]
 
Female     2  
Male     6  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
 
United States     8  
[1] Mean has been calculated to the third decimal place. Standard Deviation value has been calculated to the thirteenth decimal place



  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Number of Participants With Adverse Events   [ Time Frame: 2 years ]

2.  Secondary:   Sustained Viral Response Rate   [ Time Frame: 72 weeks ]

3.  Secondary:   Tolerability   [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
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  Serious Adverse Events


  Other Adverse Events
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Frequency Threshold
Threshold above which other adverse events are reported   5%  

Reporting Groups
  Description
Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin Nitazoxanide 500mg po bid for 4 wks followed by peg-IFN/Ribavirin/nitazoxanide for 48 weeks

Other Adverse Events
    Nitazoxanide With Pegylated Interferon And Ribavirin  
Total, other (not including serious) adverse events    
# participants affected / at risk     8/8  
Blood and lymphatic system disorders    
Lymphadenopathy 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Gastrointestinal disorders    
Diarrhoea 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     9  
Flatulence 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     2  
Nausea 1  
# participants affected / at risk     2/8 (25.00%)  
# events     3  
Vomiting 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     3  
Constipation 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     2  
Abdominal pain 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     3  
Dysphagia 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Gastrooesophageal reflux disease 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
General disorders    
Fatigue 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     3  
Chills 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Hepatobiliary disorders    
Hyperbilirubinaemia 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     3  
Infections and infestations    
Abscess oral 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Acute sinusitis 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Investigations    
Alanine aminotransferase increased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     9  
Aspartate aminotransferase increased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     14  
Blood glucose increased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Blood creatinine increased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Blood albumin decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     8  
Blood potassium increased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Blood calcium decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     2  
Blood potassium decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Neutrophil count decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     2/8 (25.00%)  
# events     10  
Platelet count decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     7  
Serum albumin decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
White blood cell count decreased 1  
# participants affected / at risk     3/8 (37.50%)  
# events     5  
Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders    
Back pain 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Myalgia 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Nervous system disorders    
Headache 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     3  
Dysgeusia 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
Renal and urinary disorders    
Chromaturia 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     2  
Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders    
Dermal cyst 1  
# participants affected / at risk     1/8 (12.50%)  
# events     1  
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  Limitations and Caveats
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