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Food-Effect Bioavailability Study of AQ-13, a Candidate Antimalarial

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified April 2007 by Tulane University Health Sciences Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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First received: April 2, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2007
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to test the safety of a 2100 mg dose of AQ-13, a new candidate antimalarial active against drug-resistant P. falciparum infection, and to determine the effect of a standard fatty meal on the absorption of the drug from the gut and its blood levels.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: AQ-13
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics Study
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Food-Effect Bioavailability Study of AQ-13, a Candidate Antimalarial

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Further study details as provided by Tulane University Health Sciences Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Area under the time-concentration curve
  • Maximal blood concentration
  • Adverse events

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Effect on heart repolarization (QTc interval change)
  • Clearance
  • Terminal elimination half-life

Estimated Enrollment: 14
Study Start Date: March 2007
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Ages Eligible for Study:   21 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy volunteers 21-45 years of age taking no chronic medications other than birth-control pills

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy,
  • Breast-feeding,
  • Chronic disease
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00455494

United States, Louisiana
Tulane-LSU General Clinical Research Center
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70112
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Principal Investigator: Donald J Krogstad, MD Tulane University Health Sciences Center
  More Information

Publications: Identifier: NCT00455494     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: K0154-2  UR3/CCU 418652  U01CI000211 
Study First Received: April 2, 2007
Last Updated: April 2, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Tulane University Health Sciences Center:
Drug-resistant malaria
Food-effect study

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Protozoan Infections
Parasitic Diseases
Antiprotozoal Agents
Antiparasitic Agents
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on December 07, 2016