A Study of Stavudine in HIV-Infected Patients Who Have Not Had Success With Other Anti-HIV Drugs

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Bristol-Myers Squibb
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00002308
First received: November 2, 1999
Last updated: August 4, 2011
Last verified: August 2011
  Purpose

To make stavudine (d4T) available to patients with advanced HIV disease for whom no alternative antiretroviral is satisfactory. To study the safety and efficacy of two dose levels in a twice-daily regimen.


Condition Intervention
HIV Infections
Drug: Stavudine

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized Blinded Evaluation of Two Doses of Stavudine (2',3'-Didehydro-2',3'-Dideoxythymidine; d4T) to Make Treatment Available to Severely Immunocompromised Patients With HIV Infection Who Have Failed or Are Intolerant of Alternative Antiretroviral Therapy

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Further study details as provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb:

Study Completion Date: November 1991
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Patients must have:

  • HIV positivity with CD4 count < 300 cells/mm3.
  • Intolerance to or failure on approved antiretroviral therapy.
  • Ability to provide informed consent (of parent or guardian if appropriate).

NOTE:

  • Incarcerated persons may be eligible to participate.

Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following symptoms or conditions are excluded:

  • Grade 2 or worse disease-related peripheral neuropathy.
  • Unresolved drug-related peripheral neuropathy of any severity that is attributable to other nucleoside analogs (AZT, ddC, ddI).
  • Malignancy likely to require systemic chemotherapy with myelosuppressive or neurotoxic drugs in the first 3 months of stavudine treatment.
  • Pregnancy (physicians of pregnant patients may contact Bristol-Myers to determine eligibility for stavudine therapy in another protocol).

Strongly discouraged:

  • AZT, ddI, ddC, and other antiretroviral agents.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00002308

Locations
United States, New Jersey
Bristol - Myers Squibb Co
Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 085434500
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Investigators
Principal Investigator: . . .
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00002308     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 116B, AI455-900
Study First Received: November 2, 1999
Last Updated: August 4, 2011
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
AIDS-Related Complex
Stavudine

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Slow Virus Diseases
Stavudine
Anti-HIV Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Anti-Retroviral Agents
Antiviral Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Therapeutic Uses

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