A Study of 1592U89 in HIV-Infected Adults

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00002200
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2005
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to see if it is safe and effective to give 1592U89 to HIV-positive adults. This study also examines the influence previous anti-HIV treatment has on the effectiveness of 1592U89.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
HIV Infections Drug: Abacavir sulfate

Detailed Description:
Patients receive open-label 1592U89 administered orally in combination with at least one other antiretroviral agent that the patient has not previously received.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A 1592U89 Open-Label Protocol for Adult Patients With HIV-1 Infection.

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MedlinePlus related topics: HIV/AIDS
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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria

Concurrent Medication:


Erythropoietin, G-CSF and GM-CSF.

Patients must have:

  • CD4+ cell count < 100 cells/mm3.
  • HIV-1 RNA > 30,000 copies/ml.
  • Signed, informed consent from parent or legal guardian for patient under 18 years of age.

Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following conditions or symptoms are excluded:

  • Renal failure requiring dialysis.
  • Hepatic failure evident by grade 3/4 hyperbilirubinemia and AST 5 times the upper limit of normal.
  • Documented hypersensitivity to 1592U89.
  • Serious medical conditions, such as diabetes, congestive heart failure, cardiomyopathy, or other cardiac dysfunction, that would compromise the safety of the patient.
  • Participation in or ability to participate in an enrolling study of 1592U89.


At least 2 nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NRTI) and one protease inhibitor (or intolerance to one protease inhibitor and one NRTI due to trying at least 2 different regimens with at least one protease inhibitor).

Alcohol or illicit drug use that may interfere with the patient's compliance.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00002200

United States, North Carolina
Glaxo Wellcome Inc
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States, 277093398
Sponsors and Collaborators
Glaxo Wellcome Identifier: NCT00002200     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 238M
First Posted: August 31, 2001    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 24, 2005
Last Verified: December 1998

Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
Administration, Oral
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
RNA, Viral
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Anti-HIV Agents
Viral Load

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
HIV Infections
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Retroviral Agents
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Anti-HIV Agents