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A Phase III Study of Entecavir vs Lamivudine in Chronic Hepatitis B Subjects With Incomplete Response to Lamivudine

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00036608
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 13, 2002
Last Update Posted : April 14, 2011
Information provided by:
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this clinical research study is to assess the safety and effectiveness of switching to entecavir compared to continued lamivudine in patients with chronic hepatitis B.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Chronic Hepatitis B Drug: Entecavir Phase 3

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : January 2002
Primary Completion Date : February 2005
Study Completion Date : February 2005

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Drug Information available for: Entecavir
U.S. FDA Resources

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Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
  • Male and female subjects =/> 16 years of age (or minimum age required in a given country) with history of HBeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B infection;
  • Incomplete response to current lamivudine therapy;
  • HBeAg-positive;
  • Absence of coinfection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), or hepatitis D virus (HDV);
  • Absence of other forms of liver disease e.g., alcoholic, autoimmune, biliary disease.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00036608

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Bristol-Myers Squibb

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00036608     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AI463-026
First Posted: May 13, 2002    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 14, 2011
Last Verified: January 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hepatitis, Chronic
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B, Chronic
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepadnaviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents