Safety and Effectiveness of Adding Saquinavir (FORTOVASE) in Soft Gel Capsule Form to an Anti-HIV Drug Combination in HIV-Infected Patients
Information provided by (Responsible Party)
NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
First received: November 2, 1999
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last Verified: December 1999
History of Changes
The purpose of this study is to see if it is safe and effective to give saquinavir (as a soft gel capsule taken by mouth) along with 2 other anti-HIV drugs to HIV-infected patients.
Drug : Saquinavir
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Phase IV, Non-Comparative Study to Evaluate FORTOVASE (Saquinavir) Soft Gel Capsule (SGC) TID Regimen in Combination With Two NRTI's in HIV-1 Infected Women and Men|
Further study details as provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
Prior to initiation of study treatment all patients are screened and baseline lab values are taken. Patients then receive the study treatment, FORTOVASE, two times a day plus 2 new NRTI's. Assessments will be performed at specified intervals throughout the duration of treatment.Eligibility
|Ages Eligible for Study:||16 Years to 64 Years|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||No|
You may be eligible for this study if you:
- Are HIV-positive.
- Have an HIV count of 5,000 copies/ml or more.
- Have a CD4 count of 100 cells/mm3 or more.
- Meet specific requirements if you have ever taken NRTIs.
- Are 16 - 64 years old (need consent if under 18).
- Agree to use effective methods of birth control during the study.
- Have taken non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors (NNRTIs) or protease inhibitors (PIs) for more than 2 weeks.
- Have taken all the available NRTIs.
- Have certain serious medical conditions, including severe liver disease or active opportunistic (AIDS-related) infection.
- Have a history of weight loss, muscle pain, and loss of appetite.
- Have taken certain medications, including anti-HIV drugs other than those required by this study.
- Are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- Abuse alcohol or drugs.
- Are unable to complete the study for any reason.
You will not be eligible for this study if you:
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00002229
Locations Show More
|United States, Alabama|
|Hobson City, Alabama, United States, 36201|
|United States, Arizona|
|Phoenix, Arizona, United States, 85006|
|United States, California|
|Paramount, California, United States, 90723|
|United States, District of Columbia|
|Whitman Walker Clinic|
|Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20009|
|United States, Florida|
|Duval County Health Department|
|Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32206|
|Ctr for Quality Care|
|Tampa, Florida, United States, 33609|
|United States, Georgia|
|NTouch Research Corp|
|Decatur, Georgia, United States, 30033|
|United States, Illinois|
|Univ of Illinois Hosp at Chicago|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60612|
|United States, Kentucky|
|Univ of Kentucky|
|Lexington, Kentucky, United States, 40536|
|United States, Louisiana|
|C100 HIV Outpatient Program|
|New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70112|
|United States, New Jersey|
|Newark, New Jersey, United States, 07103|
|UMDNJ / Dept of Ob/Gyn|
|Newark, New Jersey, United States, 07103|
|United States, New York|
|SUNY Health Sciences Ctr|
|Brooklyn, New York, United States, 11203|
|Brookdale Univ Med Ctr|
|Brooklyn, New York, United States, 11212|
|Mt Vernon Hosp|
|Mt. Vernon, New York, United States, 10550|
|Mount Sinai Med Ctr|
|New York, New York, United States, 100296574|
|Harlem Hosp Infectious Disease|
|New York, New York, United States, 10037|
|United States, Rhode Island|
|Mem Hosp of Rhode Island|
|Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States, 02860|
|United States, Texas|
|Diversified Med Practices, PA|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77027|
|United States, Virginia|
|Univ of Virginia Health Sciences Ctr|
|Charlottesville, Virginia, United States, 22908|
|Univ of British Columbia Oak Tree Clinic|
|Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Programe DeSIDA De San Juan|
|San Turce, Puerto Rico, 00908|
Sponsors and CollaboratorsHoffmann-La Roche
|Study Chair:||S Palleja|
|Study Chair:||C Karol|
|Responsible Party:||Hoffmann-La Roche|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:||NCT00002229 History of Changes|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||229Q|
|Study First Received:||November 2, 1999|
|Last Updated:||June 23, 2005|
Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:Drug Therapy, Combination
HIV Protease Inhibitors
Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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