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COVID-19 prophylaxis meta-analysis

Abella, 2020
 
NCT04329923
hydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxisNA
65/65 safety concern
  • inconclusive 6 % increase in conversion to SARS-CoV- 2–positive status via NP swab (PE)
  • statistically significant 1.3-fold increase in conversion to SARS-CoV- 2–positive status via NP swab
Barnabas RV, 2020
 
NCT04328961
RCThydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxislow
407/422 safety concern
  • inconclusive 10 % increase in conversion to SARS-CoV- 2–positive status via NP swab (PE) with a high degree of certainty due to low risk of bias
  • statistically significant 58 % increase in adverse events with a high degree of certainty due to low risk of bias
BCN PEP-CoV-2-Study 1 (Mitja NEJM), 2020
 
NCT04304053
RCThydroxychloroquinestandard of careCOVID-19 prophylaxissome concern
1116/1198 safety concern
  • inconclusive 14 % decrease in new illness compatible with Covid-19 ,laboratory-confirmed Covid-19 (PE) with a moderate degree of certainty due to some concern in risk of bias
  • statistically significant 19.3-fold increase in adverse events with a moderate degree of certainty due to some concern in risk of bias
COVID PREP HCQ 1x week (Rajasingham), 2020
 
NCT04328467
RCThydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxislow
494/494 suggested
    COVID PREP HCQ 2x week (Rajasingham), 2020
     
    NCT04328467
    RCThydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxislow
    495/494 safety concern
    • inconclusive 26 % decrease in new illness compatible with Covid-19 (PE) with a high degree of certainty due to low risk of bias
    • statistically significant 1.0-fold increase in adverse events with a high degree of certainty due to low risk of bias
    COVID-PEP-Post exposure (Boulware), 2020
     
    NCT04308668
    RCThydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxislow
    414/407 safety concern
    • statistically significant 2.3-fold increase in adverse events with a high degree of certainty due to low risk of bias
    Grau-Pujol, 2020
     
    NCT04331834
    RCThydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxissome concern
    142/127 inconclusive
      PATCH-cohort 3 PreP (Abella), 2020
       
      NCT04329923
      RCThydroxychloroquineplaceboCOVID-19 prophylaxissome concern
      66/66 inconclusive
      • inconclusive 5 % decrease in laboratory-confirmed Covid-19,conversion to SARS-CoV- 2–positive status via NP swab (PE) with a moderate degree of certainty due to some concern in risk of bias
      Rentsch, 2020 OBShydroxychloroquineCOVID-19 prophylaxisNA
      -/- ongoing
        EPI-PHARE unpublished OBSchloroquine and derivativescontrolCOVID-19 prophylaxisserious
        -/- inconclusive

          PE: primary endpoint; (a): to be demonstrated a result must be statistically significant on a primary endpoint (with multiplicity adjustment if necessary);
          Study risk of bias assessed for the study primary endpoint(s) or the main endpoints in case of no formally defined primary endpoint(s).