Topical SB-275833 Ointment, 1% For The Treatment Of Impetigo
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The goal of this study is to determine if topical SB-275833 ointment, 1% is as safe and effective as topical sodium fusidate ointment, 2% for the treatment of impetigo in adults and children as young as 9 months of age.
Condition or disease
Skin Infections, Bacterial
Drug: SB-275833 ointment, 1%
A Randomised, Observer-blind, Multicentre, Non-inferiority, Comparative, Phase III Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Topical 1% SB-275833 Ointment, Applied Twice Daily for 5 Days, versus Topical 2% Sodium Fusidate Ointment Applied Three Times Daily for 7 Days in the Treatment of Adult and Paediatric Subjects with Impetigo.
An Observer-blind, Multicenter, Non-inferiority, Comparative Study of the Safety and Efficacy of Topical 1% SB-275833 Ointment, Applied Twice Daily for 5 Days, Versus Topical 2% Fusidic Acid Cream Applied Three Times Daily for 7 Days in the Treatment Adult and Paediatric Subjects With Impetigo
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Clinical response assessed at end of therapy visit. Clinical success defined by the need for no additional antibiotic treatment. [ Time Frame: 7 Days ]
Secondary Outcome Measures
Clinical response assessed at follow up visit. Microbiologic response at end of therapy and follow up visits. Impetigo lesion area measured at end of therapy and follow up visits. [ Time Frame: 7 Days ]
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Ages Eligible for Study:
9 Months and older (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Must have primary impetigo with total lesion area being 100 square centimeters or less.
Women who could bear children must have a negative urine pregnancy test and agree to either abstain from sexual intercourse or the use of specific effective contraceptive measures.
Any signs and symptoms of systemic infection.
Any serious underlying disease that could be imminently life threatening.