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Novel Regimens in COVID-19 Treatment

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04382846
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 11, 2020
Last Update Posted : December 4, 2020
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Tanta University

Brief Summary:
Nitazoxanide has been shown to have a clinical efficacy against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2; ivermectin has also demonstrated a remarkable experimental efficacy with a potential to be used for Coronavirus disease 2019.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
COVID Corona Virus Infection Drug: Nitazoxanide Phase 3

Detailed Description:
Nitazoxanide has been shown to have a clinical efficacy against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus; ivermectin has also demonstrated a remarkable experimental efficacy with a potential to be used for Coronavirus disease 2019. Some studies demonstrated the efficacy of combined regimen of nitazoxanide and azithromycin or ivermectin and chloroquine.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 160 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Nitazoxanide in Treatment of COVID-19
Actual Study Start Date : May 8, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 1, 2030
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 1, 2030

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Nitazoxanide
Nitazoxanide with standard protocol of treatment
Drug: Nitazoxanide
Nitazoxanide
Other Name: Parazoxanide, Nanazoxid

No Intervention: Control group
Standard protocol alone



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Number of patients with virological cure [ Time Frame: 6 months ]
    the number of patients with virological cure



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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with COVID-19 infection

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Allergy or contraindication to the drugs.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04382846


Contacts
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Contact: Sherief Abd-Elsalam, ass. prof. 00201147773440 sheriefabdelsalam@yahoo.com

Locations
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Egypt
Tanta University, Assiut University Recruiting
Tanta, Egypt, 35111
Contact: Sherief Abd-Elsalam         
Principal Investigator: Sherief Abd-Elsalam, ass. prof         
Sherief Abd-Elsalam Recruiting
Tanta, Egypt
Contact: sherief abd-elsalam       sheriefabdelsalam@yahoo.com   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tanta University
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: sherief Abd-Elsalam, Ass. Prof. ass. Prof. Tropical Medicine
Publications:
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Responsible Party: Sherief Abd-Elsalam, Ass. Prof. Tropical Medicine, Tanta University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04382846    
Other Study ID Numbers: tanta covid treatment
First Posted: May 11, 2020    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 4, 2020
Last Verified: December 2020
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Coronavirus Infections
Virus Diseases
Infections
Coronaviridae Infections
Nidovirales Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Nitazoxanide
Antiparasitic Agents
Anti-Infective Agents