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Investigating the Anti-Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) & Anti-inflammatory Effect of Chloroquine

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00308620
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Insufficient financial support; lack of efficacy for primary endpoint)
First Posted : March 29, 2006
Results First Posted : August 17, 2012
Last Update Posted : August 17, 2012
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Minnesota Medical Foundation
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Triple (Participant, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: HIV Infections
Interventions: Drug: chloroquine phosphate
Drug: Placebo

  Participant Flow

Recruitment Details
Key information relevant to the recruitment process for the overall study, such as dates of the recruitment period and locations
2006-2008 recruitment of volunteers in HIV care but electing to not receive ART.

Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Chloroquine 500mg Chloroquine 500mg PO once daily x 8 weeks
Placebo Placebo once daily for 8 weeks
Chloroquine 250mg Chloroquine 250mg PO once daily x 8 weeks

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Chloroquine 500mg   Placebo   Chloroquine 250mg
STARTED   3   4   6 
COMPLETED   2   3   5 
NOT COMPLETED   1   1   1 
Death                1                1                0 
Lost to Follow-up                0                0                1 



  Baseline Characteristics


  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   HIV Viral Load Change   [ Time Frame: baseline and 8 weeks ]

2.  Secondary:   Change in Immune Activation Assessed by Flow Cytometry Analysis From Baseline to 8 Weeks   [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ]


  Serious Adverse Events


  Other Adverse Events


  Limitations and Caveats

Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
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