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A Phase I Study of Recombinant CD4(rCD4) in Patients With AIDS and AIDS-Related Complex

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00002005
First Posted: August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
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Information provided by:
NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
  Purpose
To determine the safety profile and maximum tolerated dose (MTD) of recombinant soluble human CD4 (rCD4) therapy in patients with AIDS or AIDS related complex (ARC). To obtain a preliminary indication of the antiviral effects of rCD4 in patients with AIDS and ARC. To measure steady state serum levels of rCD4 following continuous infusion therapy.

Condition Intervention
HIV Infections Drug: CD4 Antigens

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Phase I Study of Recombinant CD4(rCD4) in Patients With AIDS and AIDS-Related Complex

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Further study details as provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Patients must have:

  • HIV-1 seropositivity.
  • Diagnosis of AIDS or AIDS related complex (ARC).
  • Failure to tolerate or respond to zidovudine (AZT) or decided to decline AZT therapy.
  • The ability to sign a written informed consent form prior to treatment.
  • A willingness to abstain from all other experimental therapy for HIV infection during the entire study period.
  • A life expectancy of at least 3 months.

Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following conditions or symptoms are excluded:

  • Serious active opportunistic infections.
  • Malignancies other than Kaposi's sarcoma.

Concurrent Medication:

Excluded:

  • Zidovudine (AZT).
  • Corticosteroids.
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAI).
  • Other experimental therapy.

Patients with the following are excluded:

  • Serious active opportunistic infections.
  • Malignancies other than Kaposi's sarcoma.

Prior Medication:

Excluded within 3 weeks of study entry:

  • Zidovudine (AZT).
  • Chemotherapy.
  • Immunomodulators.
  • Other experimental therapy.
  Contacts and Locations
Information from the National Library of Medicine

To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00002005


Locations
United States, California
Genentech Inc
South San Francisco, California, United States, 94080
Sponsors and Collaborators
Genentech, Inc.
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00002005     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 064B
CO036g
Serial Number 002
First Submitted: November 2, 1999
First Posted: August 31, 2001
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
Last Verified: January 1990

Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Antigens, CD4
AIDS-Related Complex

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
AIDS-Related Complex
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Slow Virus Diseases