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Safety and Efficacy of Dalbavancin Versus Vancomycin in the Treatment of Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified June 2003 by Vicuron Pharmaceuticals.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
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Vicuron Pharmaceuticals Identifier:
First received: March 31, 2003
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: June 2003
This is a study to evaluate a new medication dosed once a week in the treatment of bacterial infections in the blood from intravenous catheters (CR-BSI). The primary objective is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of dalbavancin in the treatment of adults with CR-BSI relative to a standard of care treatment, vancomycin.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: dalbavancin
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Phase II, Randomized, Open-Label, Multi-Center Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Dalbavancin Versus Vancomycin in the Treatment of Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections With Suspected or Confirmed Gram-Positive Bacterial Pathogens

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Further study details as provided by Vicuron Pharmaceuticals:

Estimated Enrollment: 88
Study Start Date: February 2001
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2003

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
  • The patient or his/her legally authorized representative has given informed consent by means approved by the investigator’s IRB/EC;
  • > 18 years of age;
  • Had one or more central venous catheters at the time initial signs of infection were evident;
  • Creatinine clearance <50 mL/min;
  • Bilirubin > 2x the upper limit of normal;
  • Treatment with an antibiotic effective against Gram-positive bacterial infections for more than 24 hours within 48 hours of study medication initiation,
  • Prolonged antibiotic therapy for CR-BSI anticipated (i.e., >2 weeks)
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00057369

United States, Georgia
Wellstar/Kennestone Hospital
Marietta, Georgia, United States, 30060
Sponsors and Collaborators
Vicuron Pharmaceuticals
  More Information Identifier: NCT00057369     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: VER001-4
Study First Received: March 31, 2003
Last Updated: June 23, 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bacterial Infections
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on May 22, 2017