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The Safety and Effectiveness of Zidovudine Plus Adefovir in HIV-Infected Patients

2014-08-27 03:59:13 | BioPortfolio

Summary

To study the safety, tolerance, pharmacokinetics, and anti-HIV effects of combination zidovudine (AZT) and PMEA (adefovir) therapy.

Description

Patients receive AZT daily and intravenous PMEA three times weekly for 4 weeks. An MTD will be defined for this regimen.

Study Design

Control: Dose Comparison, Endpoint Classification: Pharmacokinetics Study, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

HIV Infections

Intervention

Adefovir, Zidovudine

Location

Natl Cancer Institute
Bethesda
Maryland
United States
20892

Status

Completed

Source

NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:59:13-0400

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