Telbivudine Versus the Combination of Telbivudine and Valtorcitabine in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Information provided by:
Idenix Pharmaceuticals
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00128544
First received: August 8, 2005
Last updated: December 9, 2009
Last verified: December 2009
  Purpose

This study is being conducted to compare the effectiveness of the combination of valtorcitabine and telbivudine to telbivudine alone in patients with chronic hepatitis B.


Condition Intervention Phase
Hepatitis B
Drug: telbivudine
Drug: valtorcitabine
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Randomized, Blinded, Phase IIb Trial of Telbivudine (LdT) Versus the Combination of Telbivudine and Valtorcitabine (Val-LdC) in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B

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Further study details as provided by Idenix Pharmaceuticals:

Estimated Enrollment: 130
Study Start Date: May 2005
Study Completion Date: May 2007
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 70 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical history compatible with compensated chronic hepatitis B

Other protocol-defined inclusion criteria may apply.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Patient is co-infected with hepatitis C virus, hepatitis D virus or HIV
  • Patient has previously received lamivudine, adefovir dipivoxil or an investigational anti-hepatitis B virus (HBV) nucleoside or nucleotide at anytime.

Other protocol-defined exclusion criteria may apply.

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00128544

Locations
Hong Kong
Pokfulam, Hong Kong
New Zealand
Auckland, New Zealand
Singapore
Singapore, Singapore
Sponsors and Collaborators
Idenix Pharmaceuticals
Novartis Pharmaceuticals
  More Information

Additional Information:
No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00128544     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NV-02C-004
Study First Received: August 8, 2005
Last Updated: December 9, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis, Chronic
Hepatitis B, Chronic
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Virus Diseases
Enterovirus Infections
Picornaviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Hepadnaviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections

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