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Trial details imported from ClinicalTrials.gov

For full trial details, please see the original record at https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00431353




Registration number
NCT00431353
Ethics application status
Date submitted
2/02/2007
Date registered
5/02/2007
Date last updated
2/11/2016

Titles & IDs
Public title
VICTOR Study - A Study of Valcyte (Valganciclovir po) Compared to Ganciclovir iv in Patients With Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Disease Who Are Solid Organ Transplant Recipients
Scientific title
A Randomized, Open-label Study of the Effect of Oral Valcyte Versus Intravenous Ganciclovir on CMV Viremia in Solid Organ Transplant Patients
Secondary ID [1] 0 0
MV17973
Universal Trial Number (UTN)
Trial acronym
Linked study record

Health condition
Health condition(s) or problem(s) studied:
Cytomegalovirus Infections 0 0
Condition category
Condition code
Infection 0 0 0 0
Other infectious diseases
Infection 0 0 0 0
Studies of infection and infectious agents

Intervention/exposure
Study type
Interventional
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
Treatment: Drugs - Ganciclovir
Treatment: Drugs - valganciclovir [Valcyte]

Experimental: 1 -

Experimental: 2 -


Treatment: Drugs: Ganciclovir
5mg/kg iv bid for 21 days

Treatment: Drugs: valganciclovir [Valcyte]
900mg po bid for 21 days

Intervention code [1] 0 0
Treatment: Drugs
Comparator / control treatment
Control group

Outcomes
Primary outcome [1] 0 0
Incidence of treatment success (CMV viremia BLQ)
Timepoint [1] 0 0
Day 21
Secondary outcome [1] 0 0
Time to eradication of CMV viremia, percentage of patients with resolution of symptoms, percentage of patients with eradication of CMV viremia, time to CMV viremia recurrence, effect on HHV-6, HHV-7 and EBV viremia.
Timepoint [1] 0 0
Throughout study
Secondary outcome [2] 0 0
AEs, laboratory parameters, appearance of ganciclovir resistance.
Timepoint [2] 0 0
Throughout study

Eligibility
Key inclusion criteria
- adult patients >=18 years of age;

- recipients of solid organ(s) transplant;

- virologic and clinical evidence of CMV disease after transplantation;

- patients of childbearing potential must be prepared to use effective contraception
throughout, and for 90 days after the end of the study.
Minimum age
18 Years
Maximum age
No limit
Gender
Both males and females
Can healthy volunteers participate?
No
Key exclusion criteria
- life-threatening CMV disease according to the investigator's judgment;

- pregnant or lactating women.

Study design
Purpose of the study
Treatment
Allocation to intervention
Randomised controlled trial
Procedure for enrolling a subject and allocating the treatment (allocation concealment procedures)
Methods used to generate the sequence in which subjects will be randomised (sequence generation)
Masking / blinding
Open (masking not used)
Who is / are masked / blinded?



Intervention assignment
Parallel
Other design features
Phase
Phase 4
Type of endpoint(s)
Statistical methods / analysis

Recruitment
Recruitment status
Completed
Data analysis
Reason for early stopping/withdrawal
Other reasons
Date of first participant enrolment
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Actual
Date of last participant enrolment
Anticipated
Actual
Date of last data collection
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Actual
Sample size
Target
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Final
Recruitment in Australia
Recruitment state(s)
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- Chermside
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- Darlinghurst
Recruitment hospital [3] 0 0
- Sydney
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- Woolloongabba
Recruitment postcode(s) [1] 0 0
4032 - Chermside
Recruitment postcode(s) [2] 0 0
2010 - Darlinghurst
Recruitment postcode(s) [3] 0 0
2145 - Sydney
Recruitment postcode(s) [4] 0 0
4102 - Woolloongabba
Recruitment outside Australia
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Austria
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Wien
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Belgium
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Bruxelles
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Brazil
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Campinas
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Brazil
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Porto Alegre
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Brazil
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Sao Paulo
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Canada
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Alberta
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Canada
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Ontario
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Croatia
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Zagreb
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Estonia
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Tallinn
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Estonia
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Tartu
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India
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Chennai
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India
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Lucknow
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India
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New Delhi
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India
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Vellore
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Coppito
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Padova
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Latvia
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Riga
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Mexico
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Aguascalientes
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Mexico
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Mexico City
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New Zealand
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Auckland
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Norway
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Oslo
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Poland
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Bydgoszcz
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Poland
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Gdansk
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Poznan
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Warszawa
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Wroclaw
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Poland
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Zabrze
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Serbia
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Belgrade
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Spain
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Alicante
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Spain
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Barakaldo
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Spain
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Barcelona
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Spain
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La Laguna
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Spain
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Madrid
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Switzerland
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Basel
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Turkey
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Antalya
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Turkey
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Istanbul
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Turkey
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Izmir
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United Kingdom
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Liverpool
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United Kingdom
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Oxford
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Venezuela
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Caracas
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Venezuela
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Maracaibo

Funding & Sponsors
Primary sponsor type
Commercial sector/Industry
Name
Hoffmann-La Roche
Address
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Ethics approval
Ethics application status

Summary
Brief summary
This 2 arm study will evaluate the efficacy and safety of oral Valcyte compared with
intravenous ganciclovir for the treatment of CMV disease in solid organ transplant
recipients. Eligible patients will be randomized to receive either 1)Valcyte 900mg po bid or
2)ganciclovir 5mg/kg iv bid. The anticipated time on study treatment is 1-2 years and the
target sample size is 100-500 individuals.
Trial website
https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00431353
Trial related presentations / publications
Public notes

Contacts
Principal investigator
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Clinical Trials
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Hoffmann-La Roche
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Contact person for public queries
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Summary results
Other publications