A Study of BV-araU in the Treatment of Varicella-Zoster Viral Disease (VZV) in HIV-Infected Children Who Have Not Had Success With or Who Cannot Take Other Treatments for VZV
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First received: November 2, 1999
Last updated: October 1, 2007
Last Verified: October 2007
History of Changes
To provide oral sorivudine ( BV-araU ) to pediatric HIV-infected patients with varicella-zoster viral disease who have failed or are intolerant of alternative therapy.
Drug : Sorivudine
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Open-Label BV-araU Treatment of Pediatric HIV-Infected Patients With Cutaneous, Visceral, or Ocular Varicella-Zoster Viral Disease Who Have Failed or Are Intolerant of Standard Therapy|
Further study details as provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb:
Any physician qualified to treat pediatric AIDS patients may enroll patients in this study.Eligibility
|Ages Eligible for Study:||2 Years to 17 Years|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||No|
Patients must have:
- HIV infection.
- Cutaneous, visceral, or ocular varicella-zoster viral infection.
- Refractory or intolerant to acyclovir or foscarnet therapy.
- Consent of parent or guardian.
- Inability to take oral capsules or tolerate liquids.
- 5-flucytosine, 5-fluorouracil, high-dose prednisone, or probenecid.
- 5-flucytosine, 5-fluorouracil, high-dose prednisone, or probenecid within 4 weeks prior to study entry.
- Prior acyclovir or foscarnet.
Patients with the following symptoms or conditions are excluded:
Patients with the following prior condition are excluded:
History of immediate hypersensitivity to nucleoside analogues.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00002358
Locations Show More
|United States, Connecticut|
|Bristol - Myers Squibb Co|
|Wallingford, Connecticut, United States, 06492|
Sponsors and CollaboratorsBristol-Myers Squibb
Additional Information:For FDA Safety Alerts and Recalls refer to the following link www.fda.gov/MEDWATCH/safety.htm
|Responsible Party:||Bristol-Myers Squibb|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:||NCT00002358 History of Changes|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||255A|
|Study First Received:||November 2, 1999|
|Last Updated:||October 1, 2007|
Keywords provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb:Herpes Zoster
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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