Cochrane COVID-19 Study Register
IRCT20200428047228N2

Hydroxychloroquine in comparison with hydroxychloroquine + azithromycin in patients with covid-19

  1. Study Type
  2. Interventional
  1. Study Aim
  2. Treatment and Management
  1. Study Design
  2. Parallel/Crossover
  1. Intervention Assignment
  2. Randomised
  1. Population (9)
  2. Male and Female
  3. Hospitalization
  4. COVID-19
  5. Adult
  6. Aged (65+)
  7. Child
  1. Intervention (2)
  2. Azithromycin
  3. Hydroxychloroquine
  1. Comparison (2)
  2. Hydroxychloroquine
  3. Placebo
  1. Outcome (10)
  2. Blood Count
  3. Death In Hospital
  4. Fever
  5. Length of ICU Stay
  6. C-reactive Protein
  7. Oxygen Saturation
  8. Dyspnea
  9. Computerised Tomography
  10. Adverse Drug Reaction
  11. Duration Of Hospital Stay

Hydroxychloroquine in comparison with hydroxychloroquine + azithromycin in patients with covid-19

Quality Improvement of Intensive Care Research Center- Shahid Beheshti University
Trial registry record
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Study aim: Determination of the efficiency of hydroxychloroquine drug regimen in comparison with hydroxychloroquine + azithromycin in hospitalized patients with covid-19 in the intensive care unit Participants/Inclusion criteria: Inpatients with COVID-19 in ICU of Shahid Modarres Hospital - Inclusion criteria: Diagnosis of COVID-19 based on either ground glass appearance in chest CT scan or positive PCR test for COVID-19; Requiring hospitalization on the basis of level of consciousness,blood pressure, kidney and liver failure؛ age between 16 and 100 years؛ Signed informed consent form Intervention groups: Dosage of the drug in the intervention group: 400 mg of hydroxychloroquine BD on the first day, and 200 mg BD daily on the second to seventh day and concurrent, Azithromycin at a dose of 500 mg on the first day and then 250 mg daily until the seventh day . Dosage of the drug in the control group: hydroxychloroquine drug 400 mg BD on the first day and 200 mg hydroxychloroquine BD daily on the second to seventh day. Increase the duration of treatment to 10 days according to the doctor's order. The control group will receive placebo instead of Azithromycin