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Ivermectin in Treatment of COVID-19

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT04445311
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2020 by Waheed Shouman, Zagazig University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : June 24, 2020
Last Update Posted : June 24, 2020
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Waheed Shouman, Zagazig University

Brief Summary:
confirmed cases with COVID-19 will receive ivermectin as a therapeutic option as well as standard of care treatment and will be compared to those that will receive only standard of care ttt

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
COVID Drug: Ivermectin Phase 2 Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Use of Ivermectin as a Therapeutic Option for Patients With COVID-19
Actual Study Start Date : May 31, 2020
Estimated Primary Completion Date : July 30, 2020
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 15, 2020

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

Drug Information available for: Ivermectin

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: Ivermectin group
group that will receive ivermectin plus standard of care ttt
Drug: Ivermectin
3 successive days ttt of ivermectin started within 48 hours of symptoms

No Intervention: Control group
group that will receive standard of care ttt

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. time to be symptoms free [ Time Frame: within 21 days after enrollment ]
    duration from day 1 symptoms till 3 days without symptoms

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. hospitalization [ Time Frame: within 21 days after enrollement ]
    need hospital admission

  2. Mechanical ventilation [ Time Frame: within 21 days after enrollement ]
    need mechanical ventilation

  3. length of stay [ Time Frame: within one month days after enrollement ]
    days spent in hospital

  4. mortality [ Time Frame: within one month days after enrollement ]
    survived or died

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

COVID-19 patients during period of the study more than 18 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

refuse to participate pregnancy or lactation hypersensitivity to ivermectin receive any drug with interaction with ivermectin

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT04445311

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Contact: Waheed Shouman, MD +201114812048

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Waheed Shouman Recruiting
Zagazig, Sharkia, Egypt, 44519
Contact: Waheed Shouman, MD    +201114812048   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Zagazig University
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Responsible Party: Waheed Shouman, professor of chest diseases, Zagazig University Identifier: NCT04445311    
Other Study ID Numbers: ZU-IRB#6151/31-5-2020
First Posted: June 24, 2020    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 24, 2020
Last Verified: June 2020

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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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Antiparasitic Agents
Anti-Infective Agents