An Open, Multicenter, Randomized, Dose-Ranging Study of Azithromycin in the Treatment of Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Complex Infection (MAC) in Patients With Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
First received: November 2, 1999
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last Verified: April 1996
History of Changes
To evaluate the efficacy and safety of two doses of azithromycin given chronically for the treatment of Mycobacterium avium bacteremia in AIDS patients.
Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Infection
Drug : Azithromycin
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||An Open, Multicenter, Randomized, Dose-Ranging Study of Azithromycin in the Treatment of Disseminated Mycobacterium Avium-Intracellulare Complex Infection (MAC) in Patients With Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)|
Further study details as provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
|Ages Eligible for Study:||18 Years and older|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||No|
- Medications allowed under a Treatment IND program.
- HIV infection.
- Disseminated Mycobacterium avium Complex.
- Fever (> 100 degrees F) that cannot be attributed to another active infection, and at least one other constitutional symptom (such as fatigue, malaise, anorexia).
- Life expectancy of at least the duration of the study.
- Consent of parent or guardian if below the legal age of consent.
- Known hypersensitivity or significant intolerance to macrolide antibiotics.
- Inability to take oral medications or a current condition likely to interfere with drug absorption (e.g., gastrectomy).
- Treatment with an immunostimulant or immunomodulator compound such as alpha-interferon, gamma-interferon, or any interleukin within 7 days prior to study entry.
- Any other antibiotic with known activity against M. avium within 7 days prior to study
Patients must have:
Patients with the following symptoms and conditions are excluded:
Not expected to comply with the requirements of the protocol, in the opinion of the investigator.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00002090
Locations Show More
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Beth Israel Hosp|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02215|
|United States, New York|
|Bronx Veterans Affairs Med Ctr|
|Bronx, New York, United States, 10468|
|SUNY / Health Sciences Ctr at Syracuse|
|Syracuse, New York, United States, 13210|
|United States, Ohio|
|Ohio State Univ Hosp|
|Columbus, Ohio, United States, 43210|
|United States, Texas|
|United States Air Force Med Ctr|
|Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, United States, 78236|
|Audie L Murphy Veterans Administration Hosp|
|San Antonio, Texas, United States, 78284|
Sponsors and CollaboratorsPfizer
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:||NCT00002090 History of Changes|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||058H|
|Study First Received:||November 2, 1999|
|Last Updated:||June 23, 2005|
Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare Infection
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare Infection
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
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