Randomized, Controlled, Double-Blind Study of Itraconazole Oral Solution Versus Fluconazole Tablets for the Treatment of Esophageal Candidiasis.
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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 safety and efficacy of itraconazole oral solution versus fluconazole tablets for the treatment of esophageal candidiasis in immunocompromised patients.
Drug : Itraconazole
Drug : Fluconazole
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Randomized, Controlled, Double-Blind Study of Itraconazole Oral Solution Versus Fluconazole Tablets for the Treatment of Esophageal Candidiasis.|
Further study details as provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
|Ages Eligible for Study:||13 Years and older|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||No|
Patients must have:
- Esophageal candidiasis.
- Histological evidence of Candida spp. at baseline with confirmation by positive mycological culture.
- HIV infection or other predisposing risk factor.
- Life expectancy of at least 2 months.
- Malignancies of the head or neck, if the treatment or disease will interfere with response assessment.
- Evidence of systemic fungal infection.
- Underlying clinical condition that would preclude study completion.
- Judged to be unreliable in regard to following physician's directives.
- H2 blockers.
- Continual antacids.
- Any investigational drug (expanded access drugs are allowed).
- History of significant hepatic abnormalities or clinical evidence of hepatic disease within 2 months prior to study entry.
- History of hypersensitivity to imidazole or azole compounds.
- Other orally administered antifungal therapy within 3 days prior to study entry.
- Any investigational drug within 1 month prior to study entry (expanded access drugs
Patients with the following symptoms or conditions are excluded:
Patients with the following prior conditions are excluded:
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00002132
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|United States, Arizona|
|Dr Eskild A Petersen|
|Tucson, Arizona, United States, 85724|
|United States, California|
|Los Angeles County - USC Med Ctr|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90033|
|UCSD Med Ctr|
|San Diego, California, United States, 92103|
|United States, District of Columbia|
|George Washington Univ Med Ctr|
|Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20037|
|United States, Georgia|
|Emory Univ School of Medicine|
|Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 30303|
|United States, Illinois|
|Rush Presbyterian - Saint Luke's Med Ctr|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60612|
|United States, Maryland|
|Johns Hopkins Univ School of Medicine|
|Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21205|
|United States, Michigan|
|Wayne State Univ / Harper Hosp|
|Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48201|
|United States, Missouri|
|Univ of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine|
|Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64108|
|Infectious Diseases Association / Research Med Ctr|
|Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 64132|
|United States, New York|
|Montefiore Med Ctr|
|Bronx, New York, United States, 10467|
|Erie County Med Ctr|
|Buffalo, New York, United States, 14215|
|Dr Douglas Dieterich|
|New York, New York, United States, 10016|
|United States, North Carolina|
|Univ of North Carolina|
|Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 27599|
|Bowman Gray School of Medicine|
|Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States, 27157|
|United States, Ohio|
|Univ Hosps of Cleveland|
|Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106|
|United States, Texas|
|Austin Infectious Disease Consultants|
|Austin, Texas, United States, 78705|
|Houston Veterans Administration Med Ctr|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
Sponsors and CollaboratorsJanssen Pharmaceuticals
|Responsible Party:||Janssen Pharmaceuticals|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:||NCT00002132 History of Changes|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||236A|
|Study First Received:||November 2, 1999|
|Last Updated:||June 23, 2005|
Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:Itraconazole
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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