A Study of Stavudine in HIV-Infected Patients Who Have Not Had Success With Other Anti-HIV Drugs

A Randomized Blinded Evaluation of Two Doses of Stavudine (2',3'-Didehydro-2',3'-Dideoxythymidine; d4T) to Make Treatment Available to Severely Immunocompromised Patients With HIV Infection Who Have Failed or Are Intolerant of Alternative Antiretroviral Therapy


Patrocinador principal: Bristol-Myers Squibb

Fuente Bristol-Myers Squibb
Resumen breve

To make stavudine (d4T) available to patients with advanced HIV disease for whom no alternative antiretroviral is satisfactory. To study the safety and efficacy of two dose levels in a twice-daily regimen.

Estado general Completed
Fecha de Terminación November 1991
Fase N/A
Tipo de estudio Interventional

Tipo de intervención: Drug

Nombre de intervención: Stavudine



Inclusion Criteria

Patients must have:

- HIV positivity with CD4 count < 300 cells/mm3.

- Intolerance to or failure on approved antiretroviral therapy.

- Ability to provide informed consent (of parent or guardian if appropriate).


- Incarcerated persons may be eligible to participate.

Exclusion Criteria

Co-existing Condition:

Patients with the following symptoms or conditions are excluded:

- Grade 2 or worse disease-related peripheral neuropathy.

- Unresolved drug-related peripheral neuropathy of any severity that is attributable to other nucleoside analogs (AZT, ddC, ddI).

- Malignancy likely to require systemic chemotherapy with myelosuppressive or neurotoxic drugs in the first 3 months of stavudine treatment.

- Pregnancy (physicians of pregnant patients may contact Bristol-Myers to determine eligibility for stavudine therapy in another protocol).

Strongly discouraged:

- AZT, ddI, ddC, and other antiretroviral agents.

Género: All

Edad mínima: 13 Years

Edad máxima: N/A

Voluntarios Saludables: No

Instalaciones: Bristol - Myers Squibb Co
Ubicacion Paises

United States

Fecha de verificación

August 2011

Palabras clave
Tiene acceso ampliado No
Condición Examinar
Información de diseño del estudio

Asignación: Randomized

Modelo de intervención: Single Group Assignment

Propósito primario: Treatment

Enmascaramiento: Double

Fuente: ClinicalTrials.gov