The Effect of Valacyclovir on the Detection of HIV From Genital Herpes Lesions in HIV-Infected Patients
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00002404|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted : January 29, 2008
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Herpes Simplex HIV Infections||Drug: Valacyclovir hydrochloride||Not Applicable|
Following evaluation for 2 consecutive episodes of genital herpes in this double-blind, crossover study, 30 HIV-1 positive patients are randomized to receive either valacyclovir or placebo.
All patients are treated for 10 days.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||30 participants|
|Official Title:||The Effect of Treatment With Valacyclovir 500 mg BID on the Detection of HIV From Genital HSV Lesions in HIV-Infected Patients: A Double-Blind Crossover Study|