Efficacy and Safety Study of Pegasys in the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B

This study has been completed.
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Hoffmann-La Roche
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: November 12, 2002
Last updated: August 11, 2005
Last verified: August 2005
The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and efficacy of Pegasys + placebo + lamivudine versus lamivudine alone in patients with lamivudine versus lamivudine alone in patients with hepatitis B antigen CHB.

Condition Intervention Phase
Chronic Hepatitis B
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of hepatitis B
  • Not pregnant

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Treatment for hepatitis B in past 6 months
  • Other hepatitis infections
  • Severe liver disease
  • Pregnancy
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00048945

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Hoffmann-La Roche
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00048945     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: WV16240 
Study First Received: November 12, 2002
Last Updated: August 11, 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hepatitis, Chronic
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B, Chronic
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepadnaviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Peginterferon alfa-2a
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents

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