Three Generic Nevirapine-Based Antiretroviral Treatments in Chinese Patients:Multicentric Observation Cohort

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 18, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 24, 2008
Ministry of Science and Technology of the People´s Republic of China
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Peking Union Medical College

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether the three generic nevirapine-based antiretroviral regimens are effective in the treatment of Acquired immune deficiency syndrome .

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
HIV Infections Drug: Zidovudine (AZT)+ Didanosine (ddI)+ Nevirapine (NVP) Drug: Stavudine (d4T), Lamivudine (3TC), Nevirapine (NVP) Drug: Zidovudine (AZT), Lamivudine (3TC), Nevirapine (NVP) Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 198 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : January 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: HIV/AIDS
Drug Information available for: Nevirapine

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: B Drug: Stavudine (d4T), Lamivudine (3TC), Nevirapine (NVP)
Stavudine (d4T) 30mg bid (W>60Kg)20mg bid (W<60Kg) Lamivudine (3TC)300mg qd Nevirapine (NVP)200mg bid

Experimental: A Drug: Zidovudine (AZT)+ Didanosine (ddI)+ Nevirapine (NVP)
Zidovudine (AZT) 300mg bid Didanosine (ddI) 200mg bid (W>60Kg)125mg bid (W<60Kg) Nevirapine (NVP) 200mg bid

Experimental: C Drug: Zidovudine (AZT), Lamivudine (3TC), Nevirapine (NVP)
Zidovudine (AZT) 300mg bid Lamivudine (3TC) 300mg qd Nevirapine (NVP) 200mg bid

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years or older
  • the subjects were HIV-seropositive by standard serum enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) tests and also by Western blot analysis
  • the subjects were antiretroviral drug-naïve
  • a baseline CD4+ T-cell count from 100 to 350 cells/mm3 and a baseline plasma viral load over 500copies/ml

Exclusion Criteria:

  • pregnancy or breastfeeding
  • anticipated nonadherence
  • AIDS-defining illness within 2 weeks of entry
  • white blood cell count less than 2.0×109/L, absolute neutrophil count less than 1.0×109/L, hemoglobin level less than 90g/l, platelet count less than 0.75×1012/L
  • transaminase and alkaline phosphatase level more than 3 times the upper limit of the normal range, bilirubin level more than 2.5times the upper limit of the normal range, serum creatinine level more than 1.5 times the upper limit of the normal range

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00618176

Peking Union Medical College Hospital
Beijing, China, 100730
Sponsors and Collaborators
Peking Union Medical College
Ministry of Science and Technology of the People´s Republic of China

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Taisheng Li, Peking Union Medical College Hospital Identifier: NCT00618176     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2004BA719A10
First Posted: February 18, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 24, 2008
Last Verified: March 2008

Keywords provided by Peking Union Medical College:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
adverse effects
Treatment Outcome
Drug Resistance, Viral
treatment naïve

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Retroviral Agents
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Anti-HIV Agents
Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A Inducers
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inducers