TABLE 5.

Grade 3 or 4 laboratory toxicities according to treatment group

Type of toxicityNo. of events (no. of patients)
d4T armAZT arm
Total bilirubin6 (1)1 (1)
ASATa1 (1)4 (2)
ALATb3 (3)3 (3)
Serum glucosec2 (1)4 (4)
Triglyceridesc14 (9)3 (3)
Serum amylase1 (1)2 (1)
    Total no.27 (16)17 (14)
  • a ASAT, aspartate aminotransferase.

  • b ALAT, alanine aminotransferase.

  • c Tests were obtained when patients were in a nonfasted state.