Naltrexone for Medication Compliance Among HIV-infected Men With Alcohol Use Disorder
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01377168|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 21, 2011
Last Update Posted : June 16, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|HIV Alcohol Use Disorder||Drug: oral naltrexone Drug: Placebo pill||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||159 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Investigator)|
|Official Title:||Oral Naltrexone for Improved Medication Compliance Among HIV-infected Men With Alcohol Use Disorder|
|Study Start Date :||May 2014|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||June 2016|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2017|
Placebo Comparator: Placebo pill
Daily oral placebo.
Drug: Placebo pill
Active Comparator: NTX
Daily oral naltrexone.
Drug: oral naltrexone
Other Name: Nalerona
- HIV Viral Load Suppression [ Time Frame: 6 months ]The primary outcome will be the proportion with a VL<400 copies/mL at 6 months.
- ART Compliance and Alcohol Use Behavior [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Secondary HIV outcomes will include time to ART initiation, retention on ART over 6 months, and HIV sexual risk behaviors. Alcohol use outcomes include the following: 1) Time to relapse to heavy drinking (for men defined as >5 drinks/drinking day); 2) percent of days drinking (PDD) over the six-month examination period; 3) percent of days abstinent (PDA) over the six month examination period; and 4) alcohol craving using the Obsessive Compulsive Drinking Scale where a mean change in total score will be assessed and compared between treatment groups.
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|Asociación Civil Impacta Salud y Educación|
|Principal Investigator:||Ann Duerr, MD, PhD, MPH||Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center|
|Study Director:||Frederick Altice, MD||Yale University|