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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

2014-08-27 03:59:12 | BioPortfolio

Summary

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.

Description

Any physician qualified to treat pediatric AIDS patients may enroll patients in this study.

Study Design

Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

HIV Infections

Intervention

Sorivudine

Location

Bristol - Myers Squibb Co
Wallingford
Connecticut
United States
06492

Status

Completed

Source

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:59:12-0400

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