Summary

for people ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
at UC Davis
study started
estimated completion

Description

Summary

This study will evaluate the safety, tolerability, antiretroviral activity, and pharmacokinetics of 3 doses of islatravir (MK-8591) in combination with doravirine (DOR) and lamivudine (3TC) administered to antiretroviral treatment-naïve adult participants with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection.

Official Title

A Phase 2B, Randomized, Double-Blind, Active-Comparator-Controlled, Dose-Ranging Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Antiretroviral Activity, and Pharmacokinetics of MK-8591 Given in Combination With Doravirine (DOR) and Lamivudine (3TC) in HIV-1-Infected Treatment-Naïve Adults

Keywords

HIV-1 Infection Lamivudine Tenofovir 4'-ethynyl-2-fluoro-2'-deoxyadenosine Islatravir Doravirine Islatravir 0.25 mg Islatravir 0.75 mg Islatravir 2.25 mg

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  • Has HIV-1 infection
  • Is naïve to anti-retroviral therapy (ART).
  • Is clinically stable, with no signs or symptoms of acute infection, at the time of entry into the study
  • Female is not pregnant, not breastfeeding, not a woman of childbearing potential (WOCBP); but if WOCBP agrees to follow the contraceptive guidance
  • All participants, male and female, agree to use barrier methods of contraception when engaged in any sexual activity during treatment and for 6 weeks following treatment.

You CAN'T join if...

  • Is a user of recreational or illicit drugs or has had a history of drug or alcohol abuse or dependence that may interfere with trial participation
  • Has significant hypersensitivity or other contraindication to any of the components of the study drugs
  • Has a history of malignancy ≤5 years prior
  • Female expects to donate eggs at any time during the study
  • Is breastfeeding or expecting to conceive
  • A WOCBP who has a positive urine pregnancy test on Day 1 before the first dose of study treatment
  • Has been treated for a viral infection other than HIV-1, such as hepatitis B, with an agent that is active against HIV-1
  • Has used systemic immunosuppressive therapy or immune modulators within 30 days prior to treatment in this study or is anticipated to need them during the course of the study
  • Requires any of the following prohibited medications: Carbamazepine, Phenobarbital, Phenytoin, Rifabutin, Rifampin, Herbal remedies, St. John's Wort, Modafinil, Bosentan, Nafcillin, Pentostatin
  • Is currently participating in or has participated in an interventional clinical trial with an investigational compound or device within 30 days of signing informed consent to participate in this current trial
  • Has a documented or known virologic resistance to any approved HIV-1 reverse transcriptase inhibitor, protease inhibitor, integrase inhibitor
  • Has active hepatitis C virus (HCV) coinfection defined as detectable HCV RNA or HBV co-infection defined as hepatitis B surface antigen [HBsAg]-positive
  • Has a current (active) diagnosis of acute hepatitis due to any cause
  • Has previously been randomized in a study and received islatravir (MK-8591), DOR, MK-1439A, or 3TC.

Locations

  • University California / Davis ( Site 0101)
    Sacramento California 95817 United States
  • Pueblo Family Physicians ( Site 0119)
    Phoenix Arizona 85015 United States

Details

Status
in progress, not accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
ID
NCT03272347
Phase
Phase 2
Study Type
Interventional
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