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Time To Efficacy and Onset Of Action Of Linezolid

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00147511
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 7, 2005
Last Update Posted : May 10, 2011
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Brief Summary:
To assess the onset of action of linezolid

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases Drug: linezolid Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 118 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Time To Efficacy and Onset Of Action Of Linezolid In Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
Study Start Date : June 2003
Actual Study Completion Date : June 2005

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Drug Information available for: Linezolid

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Time to defervescence

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Reduction of CRP levels Reduction of leucocyte count

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • suspected grampositive infection
  • fever > 38 C

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Infections to be treated successfully by surgical procedures

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00147511

Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer

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Responsible Party: Director, Clinical Trial Disclosure Group, Pfizer Identifier: NCT00147511    
Other Study ID Numbers: OXAA-0026-162
First Posted: September 7, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 10, 2011
Last Verified: May 2011
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Bacterial Infections
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
Connective Tissue Diseases
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
Protein Synthesis Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action