Testing Experimental Medication
“Effects of Crofelemer on the Gut Microbiome in Healthy Volunteers and in HIV+ Patients With Non-Infectious Diarrhea”
This study is intended to evaluate: 1. Any changes in the gut microbiome from baseline compared to end of study in both healthy (HIV-negative) subjects and HIV+ patients with or without chronic diarrhea, following one month of treatment with crofelemer (Mytesi), delayed release 125 mg tablets twice daily (BID) following one month of treatment. 2. The safety and tolerability of crofelemer, (Mytesi) delayed release 125 mg tablets BID in healthy (HIV-negative) volunteers and HIV+ patients following one month of treatment.
Drug - Crofelemer delayed-release tablets 125mg
1 crofelemer delayed-release tablet twice daily at least 8 hours apart for 30 days with or without meals.
A Phase 4 Open Label Study to Assess the Safety and Effects of Crofelemer on the Gut Microbiome in Healthy Volunteers and in People Living With HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) With Non-Infectious Diarrhea