Phase II Study of the Efficacy of Peptide T in HIV-Positive Individuals With Cognitive Impairment.
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000392|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 18, 2000
Results First Posted : August 4, 2015
Last Update Posted : February 28, 2017
To evaluate the chemical efficacy and safety of intranasally administered peptide T on neurocognitive function in HIV seropositive individuals.
Previous studies have shown that treatment with peptide T can result in cognitive improvement in HIV-infected patients.
Patients are randomized to receive either peptide T or placebo for the first 6 months. All patients then receive open-label peptide T for approximately 6 additional months. Neuropsychologic tests are used to determine drug effects.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|HIV Infections Cognition Disorders||Drug: Peptide T Drug: Placebo||Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||215 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Care Provider)|
|Official Title:||Phase II Study of the Efficacy of Peptide T in HIV-Positive Individuals With Cognitive Impairment.|
|Study Start Date :||January 1990|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 1996|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 1996|
Active Comparator: Peptide T
Peptide T given intranasally at a dosage of 2mg 3 times a day for 6 months
Drug: Peptide T
Placebo Comparator: Placebo
Placebo given intranasally at a dosage of 2mg 3 times a day for 6 months
- Change in Global Neurocognitive Performance z Score From Baseline [ Time Frame: Baseline and 6 months ]Higher values for change in z-score represent an improvement in Neurocognitive Performance (NP)
- Change in Neurocognitive Performance Domain z Scores From Baseline [ Time Frame: Baseline and 6 months ]Higher values for change in z-score represent an improvement in Neurocognitive Performance (NP)
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00000392
|United States, California|
|Los Angeles County - USC Med Ctr|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90033|
|San Diego, California, United States, 92103|
|United States, Florida|
|Univ of Miami School of Medicine|
|Miami, Florida, United States, 33136|