A multi-centre randomized open label trial on the safety and efficacy of chloroquine for the treatment of hospitalized adults with laboratory confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection in Vietnam
This study in Vietnam will evaluate whether chloroquine decreases the SARS-CoV-2 viral load in adults hospitalized with lab-confirmed COVID-19.
Primary objective: To assess if Chloroquine results in a more rapid decline in viral load in throat/nose swabs in patients with COVID-19
Type of study: Phase II trial, therapeutics
Treatment tested: Chloroquine
Number of sites: 5
Sample size: 240
Study participants: Hospitalized adults with laboratory confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection
Study status: Recruiting
- Dr Vinh Chau, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
- Prof. Jeremy Day, University of Oxford, UK
Last updated: July 2020
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