Study Comparing Tigecycline to Imipenem/Cilastatin in Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections in Hospitalized Subjects
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Ages Eligible for Study:
8 Years and older (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Male or female subjects, ≥ 8 years of age and a weight of ≥ 35 kilograms
Subjects with selected culture-positive infections caused by a multiple antibiotic-resistant pathogen presumed to be susceptible to tigecycline
Subjects who have failed or are intolerant of other available appropriate antibiotic therapies or whose pathogens are resistant to other available antibiotics
Subjects who are moribund with an expected survival of less than 2 weeks.
Subjects who have been designated as "Do Not Resuscitate", unless it is anticipated within a reasonable degree of medical certainty that they can achieve benefit from potentially curative antibiotic therapy
Known or suspected hypersensitivity to tigecycline, tetracyclines, or other compounds related to this class of antibacterial agents