The Safety and Efficacy of Anidulafungin Versus Comparator in Patients With Candidemia and Invasive Candidiasis
Anidulafungin is a medicine being developed for treatment of patients with certain kinds of fungal infections. These infections due to yeast (a type of fungus) in the mouth/esophagus, in the blood or in other areas within the body.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||A Phase III, Double-Blind, Randomized, Multi-Center, Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Anidulafungin vs. Fluconazole in the Treatment of Patients With Candidemia and Other Forms of Invasive Candidiasis and Prevention of Complications.|
|Study Start Date:||March 2003|
|Study Completion Date:||October 2004|
Anidulafungin is an investigational drug being developed as an intravenous treatment for esophageal candidiasis, candidemia and other invasive fungal infections. Anidulafungin is an antifungal agent of the echinocandin class, which targets the fungal cell wall of yeast and other filamentous fungi.