ABT-378/Ritonavir and Efavirenz in HIV-Infected Patients Who Have Taken More Than One Protease Inhibitor in the Past
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The purpose of this study is to see if ABT-378/ritonavir plus efavirenz is safe and effective in lowering the amount of HIV in the blood of patients who have been treated with more than 1 protease inhibitor (PI).
Condition or disease
Drug: Lopinavir/RitonavirDrug: Efavirenz
All patients take ABT-378/ritonavir and efavirenz; there are no placebos in this study. Patients take study medications for 48 weeks, during which time there will be 15 study visits. There is a possibility of a study extension after 48 weeks.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients may be eligible for this study if they:
Have a viral load (level of HIV in the blood) of at least 1,000 copies/ml.
Have been receiving stable (no changes) anti-HIV treatment that includes at least 1 PI for at least 8 weeks prior to study entry.
Have received more than 1 PI for at least 12 weeks each at some time in the past.
Patients will not be eligible for this study if they:
Have had any active opportunistic (AIDS-related) infections within the past 30 days.
Have ever received nonnucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs), such as delavirdine, nevirapine, or efavirenz.