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Study Evaluating Zosyn in Hospitalized Patients With Intra-abdominal Infection

This study has been completed.
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Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer Identifier:
First received: September 6, 2002
Last updated: February 7, 2013
Last verified: February 2013
A Phase IV, multicenter study of hospitalized patients with complicated intra-abdominal infection.

Condition Intervention Phase
Bacterial Infections
Drug: Piperacillin/Tazobactam
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized, Open-label, Comparative Study of Zosyn (Pip/Tazo [12g/1.5g]) Administered by Daily 24hr Continuous Infusion vs Zosyn (Pip/Tazo) [3g/0.375g]) q6h for the Treatment of Hospitalized Patients With Complicated Intra-abdominal Infection

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Enrollment: 262
Study Start Date: July 2002
Study Completion Date: February 2004
Primary Completion Date: February 2004 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria

  • Written informed consent will be obtained prior to enrollment into the study. If any patient is unable to give consent, it may be obtained from next of-kin or a legal representative if in accordance with local laws and regulations
  • Hospitalized, ≥18 years of age
  • Male or non-pregnant, non-lactating female who is post-menopausal, surgically sterilized or is using birth control pills, contraceptive implant or injection (ex: NORPLANT®; DEPO-PROVERA®), intra-uterine device, barrier methods with spermicide, or abstinence. (Effective contraception should have been in place for at least two months prior to study entry and must continue for at least 30 days after treatment discontinuation)

Exclusion Criteria

  • Patients with underlying immunodeficiency disease or patients requiring chronic treatment with known immunosuppressant medications including >5mg/day prednisone
  • Active or treated leukemia, or systemic malignancy that required treatment with chemotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation therapy, or antineoplastic therapy within the past year or which is anticipated to begin prior to the Test-of-Cure visit; or any known or suspected malignancy to the abdomen
  • Concurrent hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis or patients with indwelling peritoneal catheters or shunts, plasmapheresis or hemoperfusion
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00044928

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
  More Information

Responsible Party: Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer Identifier: NCT00044928     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0910X-101074
Study First Received: September 6, 2002
Last Updated: February 7, 2013

Keywords provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:
Abdominal Infections

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Communicable Diseases
Bacterial Infections
Intraabdominal Infections
Piperacillin, tazobactam drug combination
Penicillanic Acid
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
beta-Lactamase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on April 28, 2017