PulmonarOM (Bacterial Lysates) in Respiratory Tract Infections

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: January 11, 2008
Last updated: September 18, 2009
Last verified: September 2009


- To evaluate the efficacy of Pulmonaron in the decrease of interleukin-4/interferon gamma after second period of treatment


  • To evaluate the efficacy of Pulmonarom in the prevention of upper respiratory tract infections symptoms through patient evaluation of fever or respiratory presence after second period of treatment
  • To evaluate loss of working or study days after second period of treatment
  • To evaluate the safety and tolerability of Pulmonarom in the population under study

Condition Intervention Phase
Respiratory Tract Infections
Drug: Bacterial Lysates
Drug: placebo
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Prospective, Pivotal Unicentre, Randomized Double-bind, Placebo-controlled Study, to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of Bacterial Lysates (Pulmonarom) in the Prevention of Respiratory Tract Infections

Further study details as provided by Sanofi:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Decrease of interleukin-4/interferon gamma index at baseline values [ Time Frame: 60 days, 120 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse events and laboratory evaluation [ Time Frame: 120 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 80
Study Start Date: December 2007
Study Completion Date: September 2008
Primary Completion Date: September 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Drug: Bacterial Lysates
Bacterial Lysates ampoules 3 mL, oral route, daily for 10 days, followed by 30 days free of medication and then 10 days of administration of the drug
Placebo Comparator: 2 Drug: placebo
placebo controlled


Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 6 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with history of relapse or recurrence of respiratory infections or disease
  • Patients with chronic respiratory disease as asthma, bronchitis or sinusitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients unlikely to comply with the protocol, for example, uncooperativeness or impossibility to return for follow-up visits
  • Patients who are participating or who have participated in another clinical trial during the previous 3 months
  • Patients who have received immunology response stimulants during the previous 30 days
  • Hypersensitivity

The above information is not intended to contain all considerations relevant to a patient's potential participation in a clinical trial.

  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00599417

Sanofi-Aventis Administrative Office
Col. Coyoacan, Mexico
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Judith Diaz Sanofi
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Medical Affairs Study Director, sanofi-aventis
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00599417     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BACLY_L_03329
Study First Received: January 11, 2008
Last Updated: September 18, 2009
Health Authority: Mexico: Ministry of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Respiratory Tract Infections
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Bacterial lysate
Adjuvants, Immunologic
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions

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