Study Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of Piperacillin/Tazobactam and Ampicillin/Sulbactam in Patients With Diabetic Foot Infections

This study has been completed.
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer Identifier:
First received: September 4, 2002
Last updated: February 7, 2013
Last verified: February 2013
Phase IV Open-Label Foot Infection Study is being conducted to generate comparative Efficacy and Safety data in Diabetic Inpatients.

Condition Intervention Phase
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetic Foot
Drug: Piperacillin/Tazobactam
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label, Randomized Study Comparing the Efficacy and Safety of Piperacillin/Tazobactam and Ampicillin/Sulbactam Administered Intravenously in the Empirical Treatment of Foot Infections in Diabetic Inpatients

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Enrollment: 314
Study Start Date: October 2000
Study Completion Date: January 2003
Primary Completion Date: January 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria

  • Patients with diabetes mellitus
  • Inpatient
  • Have 1 or more infected ulcer(s) below the ankle

Exclusion Criteria

  • Must not have gangrene or severely impaired arterial supply in your foot
  • Must not have a bone infection in the area of your ulcer
  • Must not have allergies to penicillins
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00044746

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Study Director: Medical Monitor, MD Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
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Responsible Party: Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer Identifier: NCT00044746     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0910X-100468 
Study First Received: September 4, 2002
Last Updated: February 7, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
Germany: Ethics Commission

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Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetic Foot
Cardiovascular Diseases
Diabetes Complications
Diabetes Mellitus
Diabetic Angiopathies
Diabetic Neuropathies
Endocrine System Diseases
Foot Ulcer
Leg Ulcer
Skin Diseases
Skin Ulcer
Vascular Diseases
Penicillanic Acid
Piperacillin-tazobactam combination product
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on February 07, 2016