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This study will assess the safety and tolerability of enfuvirtide in participants with advanced HIV genotype 1 (HIV-1) disease. Eligible participants who failed treatment with regimens containing at least one product from each antiretroviral class, or will have experienced intolerance to previous antiretroviral regimens will receive enfuvirtide, 90 milligrams (mg) subcutaneous (SC) twice daily (BID) as long as there is enfuvirtide related treatment limiting toxicities and patients are benifitcial from study treatment as per investigator's discretion. The anticipated time on study treatment is based on the commercial availability of Fuzeon in Thailand, and the target sample size is 30 individuals.
Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-10-22T13:53:22-0400
The goal of this study is to examine whether enfuvirtide (T20, Fuzeon) has continued anti-HIV activity in patients experiencing an incomplete virologic response to an enfuvirtide-based reg...
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