Safety and Effectiveness of Fluconazole Versus SCH 56592 to Treat Thrush in HIV-Positive Patients
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NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service
First received: November 2, 1999
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last Verified: February 2000
History of Changes
The purpose of this study is to compare the safety and effectiveness of 2 treatments for thrush (a fungal infection of the mouth and throat) in HIV-positive patients. Fluconazole is a drug that is commonly used to treat thrush. SCH 56592 is a new drug that will be compared to fluconazole.
Drug : Posaconazole
Drug : Fluconazole
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Randomized, Controlled Trial of SCH 56592 Oral Suspension Versus Fluconazole Suspension in the Treatment of Oropharyngeal Candidiasis (OPC) in HIV-Positive Patients|
Further study details as provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:
|Study Start Date:||August 1998|
Patients receive SCH 56592 oral suspension or fluconazole suspension for 14 days. Patients remain on study for 44 days total and are monitored for safety and efficacy of study treatment.Eligibility
|Ages Eligible for Study:||18 Years and older|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||No|
You may be eligible for this study if you:
- Are at least 18 years old.
- Are HIV-positive.
- Have thrush (oropharyngeal candidiasis).
- Agree to practice sexual abstinence or use effective barrier methods of birth control (e.g., condoms).
- Are able to take study medication and return for clinic visits during the study.
- Are expected to live for at least 2 months.
- Have received protease inhibitors for the first time within 30 days prior to study entry.
- Have received certain medications.
- Have certain other types of fungal infections.
- Have certain types of cancer.
- Have received SCH 56592 within 3 months prior to study entry.
- Are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- Cannot take medications by mouth.
- Are allergic to azole drugs.
- Have certain medical conditions.
- Have been in this study before.
You will not be eligible for this study if you:
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00002446
Locations Show More
|United States, California|
|East Bay AIDS Ctr|
|Berkeley, California, United States, 94705|
|San Francisco, California, United States, 94109|
|Kaiser Foundation Hospital|
|San Francisco, California, United States, 94118|
|United States, Colorado|
|Infectious Disease and AIDS Clinic|
|Denver, Colorado, United States, 80204|
|United States, District of Columbia|
|Dupont Circle Physicians Group|
|Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 200091104|
|United States, Florida|
|Boulevard Comprehensive Care Ctr|
|Jacksonville, Florida, United States, 32209|
|Miami Veterans Administration Med Ctr|
|Miami, Florida, United States, 33125|
|United States, Illinois|
|TRIAD Health Practice|
|Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60657|
|United States, Indiana|
|Community Hosp Indianapolis|
|Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46219|
|United States, Michigan|
|Wayne State Univ / Harper Hosp|
|Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48201|
|United States, New Jersey|
|UMDNJ - New Jersey Med School / Cooper Hosp|
|Camden, New Jersey, United States, 08103|
|Jersey City Med Ctr|
|Jersey City, New Jersey, United States, 07304|
|United States, New York|
|SUNY / Health Science Ctr at Brooklyn|
|Brooklyn, New York, United States, 11203|
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|Univ of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine|
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19104|
|United States, South Carolina|
|Med Univ of South Carolina|
|Charleston, South Carolina, United States, 29425|
|United States, Texas|
|Amelia Ct Clinic|
|Dallas, Texas, United States, 75235|
|Univ of Texas Health Sciences Ctr|
|San Antonio, Texas, United States, 78284|
|Queen Elizabeth Hosp Respiratory Unit|
|St Michael, Barbados|
Sponsors and CollaboratorsSchering-Plough
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:||NCT00002446 History of Changes|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||305A|
|Study First Received:||November 2, 1999|
|Last Updated:||June 23, 2005|
Keywords provided by NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service:AIDS-Related Opportunistic Infections
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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