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Miltefosine for Mucosal Leishmaniasis

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00373776
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 8, 2006
Last Update Posted : September 8, 2006
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
AB Foundation

Brief Summary:
This trial will study miltefosine as a treatment for mucosal leishmaniasis.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Leishmaniasis Drug: miltefosine 2.5 mg/kg/day for 28 days Phase 1 Phase 2

Detailed Description:
Treat bolivian mucosal leishmaniasis with miltefosine.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 75 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : April 2004
Study Completion Date : May 2006

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Leishmaniasis
Drug Information available for: Miltefosine




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Efficacy

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. toxicity


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Ages Eligible for Study:   12 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Mucosal leishmaniasis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Abnormal liver function tests (LFT)
  • Abnormal kidney function test
  • Concomitant diseases

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00373776


Locations
Bolivia
Palos Blancos, Bolivia
Sponsors and Collaborators
AB Foundation
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Jaime soto, MD CIBIC

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00373776     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04--01
First Posted: September 8, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 8, 2006
Last Verified: September 2006

Keywords provided by AB Foundation:
mucosal
leishmaniasis
miltefosine

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leishmaniasis
Euglenozoa Infections
Protozoan Infections
Parasitic Diseases
Skin Diseases, Parasitic
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Skin Diseases
Miltefosine
Antifungal Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Antineoplastic Agents
Antiprotozoal Agents
Antiparasitic Agents