New Antibiotic to Treat Patients With Community-acquired Pneumonia Due to a Specific Bacteria (S. Pneumoniae Pneumonia)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00035269|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 3, 2002
Last Update Posted : April 26, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pneumonia, Pneumococcal Community Acquired Infections Gram-positive Bacterial Infections||Drug: Antibiotic||Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||230 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Linezolid in the Treatment of Penicillin-Resistant Streptococcus Pneumoniae Pneumonia: An Open-Label, Non-Comparator Study|
|Study Start Date :||December 2001|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||May 2003|
- To assess the microbiologic efficacy of linezolid in the treatment of patients with pneumonia caused by penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae (PRSP).
- Additionally, microbiologic efficacy will be assessed in all pneumonia patients infected with S pneumoniae SP) and in those infected with penicillin-sensitive (PSSP) and penicillin-intermediate (PISP) S pneumoniae.
- To assess clinical efficacy and safety in pneumonia patients infected with S pneumoniae.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00035269
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