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An Open, Multicenter, Randomized, Dose-Ranging Study of Azithromycin in the Treatment of Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Complex Infection (MAC) in Patients With Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00002090
First Posted: August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
November 2, 1999
August 31, 2001
December 9, 2005
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An Open, Multicenter, Randomized, Dose-Ranging Study of Azithromycin in the Treatment of Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Complex Infection (MAC) in Patients With Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
An Open, Multicenter, Randomized, Dose-Ranging Study of Azithromycin in the Treatment of Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Complex Infection (MAC) in Patients With Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of two doses of azithromycin given chronically for the treatment of Mycobacterium avium bacteremia in AIDS patients.
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Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Infection
  • HIV Infections
Drug: Azithromycin
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Inclusion Criteria

Concurrent Medication:

Allowed:

  • Medications allowed under a Treatment IND program.

Patients must have:

  • HIV infection.
  • Disseminated Mycobacterium avium Complex.
  • Fever (> 100 degrees F) that cannot be attributed to another active infection, and at least one other constitutional symptom (such as fatigue, malaise, anorexia).
  • Life expectancy of at least the duration of the study.
  • Consent of parent or guardian if below the legal age of consent.

Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following symptoms and conditions are excluded:

  • Known hypersensitivity or significant intolerance to macrolide antibiotics.
  • Inability to take oral medications or a current condition likely to interfere with drug absorption (e.g., gastrectomy).

Prior Medication:

Excluded:

  • Treatment with an immunostimulant or immunomodulator compound such as alpha-interferon, gamma-interferon, or any interleukin within 7 days prior to study entry.
  • Any other antibiotic with known activity against M. avium within 7 days prior to study entry.

Not expected to comply with the requirements of the protocol, in the opinion of the investigator.

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
 
 
NCT00002090
058H
066-148
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
April 1996

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