The Safety and Effectiveness of Bis-POM PMEA in HIV-Infected Patients
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To study the safety, tolerance, single and multiple dose pharmacokinetics, and anti-HIV activity of bis-POM PMEA ( adefovir dipivoxil ) versus placebo when administered orally on a daily basis for 2 weeks to HIV-infected patients.
Condition or disease
Drug: Adefovir dipivoxil
Patients are randomized to receive bis-POM PMEA at one of three fixed dose levels or placebo daily for 2 weeks. At each dose level, nine patients receive bis-POM PMEA and three patients receive placebo.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 60 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Prophylaxis with aerosolized pentamidine, fluconazole, ketoconazole, trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole, or dapsone, provided a stable regimen has been maintained for at least 4 weeks prior to study entry.