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Deworming and Enhanced Vitamin A Every 6 Month in Rural Indian Children Aged 1-6

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00222547
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 22, 2005
Last Update Posted : October 28, 2005
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September 13, 2005
September 22, 2005
October 28, 2005
January 1999
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childhood mortality rate at age 1-6
Same as current
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fecal egg counts, plasma retinal, growth, sign of Vitamin A deficiency
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Deworming and Enhanced Vitamin A Every 6 Month in Rural Indian Children Aged 1-6
Deworming and Enhanced Vitamin A Supplementation DEVTA Project
Randomisation of 72 large rural areas ("blocks") into a 2 x 2 trial of six- monthly treatment of all village children aged 1-5 with albendazole(400mg), vitamin A (200000 iu), both or neither. The placebo group get no trial treatment at all and do not receive physical placebos.
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Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Village Children
  • Drug: Vitamin A
  • Drug: Albendazole
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February 2005
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  • Area of residence

Exclusion Criteria:

Sexes Eligible for Study: All
1 Year to 6 Years   (Child)
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University of Oxford
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Study Chair: Shally Awasthi, MD King George Medical University, Lucknow
University of Oxford
February 2005

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