Comparison of Abacavir Following Once-Daily And Twice-Daily Administration In HIV Infected Subjects
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First received: May 1, 2006
Last updated: October 15, 2008
Last Verified: October 2008
History of Changes
The purpose of the study is to look at the levels of the drug abacavir (ABC) in blood. Also, the study will look at the levels of carbovir triphosphate (CBV-TP), which is the active substance produced from ABC in the bodyâ s cells which helps prevent HIV from multiplying. CBV-TP will be measured in specific blood cells. The amount of ABC and CBV-TP will be looked at when subjects receive ABC as a 300mg dose twice a day and compared with the levels when they receive ABC as a 600mg dose once a day.
Drug : abacavir
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||An Open-Label, Two-Period, Crossover, Pharmacokinetic Study of Abacavir and Its Intracellular Anabolite Carbovir Triphosphate Following Once-Daily and Twice-Daily Administration of Abacavir in HIV-Infected Subjects.|
Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
Primary Outcome Measures
- To assess the pharmacokinetics of intracellular CBV-TP at steady state following administration of 600 mg QD and 300 mg BID ABC-containing regimens in HIV infected adult subjects. [ Time Frame: throughout the study ]
- - To compare plasma concentrations of ABC, and intracellular CBV-TP - To assess the safety and tolerability of dosing with ABC 300mg BID and 600mg QD. - To assess potential gender effects in the pharmacokinetics of ABC. [ Time Frame: throughout the study ]
|Study Start Date:||September 2005|
|Ages Eligible for Study:||18 Years to 65 Years|
|Sexes Eligible for Study:||All|
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:||Yes|
- Healthy adults , inclusively.
- Documented HIV-1 infection (documented by historical data or current validated assay).
- Undetectable viral load.
- Currently on an ABC-tablet containing regimen for at least 8 weeks.
- Willingness to temporarily switch ABC schedule from BID to QD, or vice versa, for 11 days.
- Weigh between 40-100kg, inclusive.
- Subjects who are receiving tenofovir.
- Previous study participation in other experimental drug trial(s) within 30 days before the screening phase of the study.
- Subjects who currently regularly take drugs-of-abuse, with the exception of cannabinoids.
- Subjects who cannot refrain from taking herbal remedies during the course of the study.
- Subjects who regularly consume more than an average amount of alcohol per day.
- Poor general health preventing fasting or blood sampling.
- Subjects who are not able to discontinue use of hydroxyurea, mycophenolate or ribavirin for 14 days prior to entering the study until discharge from the study.
- An unwillingness of a male subject to abstain from sexual intercourse with women of childbearing potential or an unwillingness to use a condom in addition to having their female partner use another form of contraception.
- The subject is pregnant or nursing an infant.
- History of symptoms consistent with a hypersensitivity reaction to ABC.
- Positive HCV Antibody or HepBsAg (Hepatitis B surface antigen).
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00320307
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|GSK Investigational Site|
|London, United Kingdom, SW10 9TH|
Sponsors and CollaboratorsGlaxoSmithKline
|Study Director:||GSK Clinical Trials, MD||GlaxoSmithKline|
|Responsible Party:||Study Director, GSK|
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:||NCT00320307 History of Changes|
|Other Study ID Numbers:||CAL102120|
|Study First Received:||May 1, 2006|
|Last Updated:||October 15, 2008|
Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:Human Immunodeficiency Virus
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