A Study of the Safety and Effectiveness of Oral Levofloxacin Compared With Oral Ciprofloxacin in the Treatment of Adults With Mild to Moderate Infections of the Skin and the Supportive Layers Beneath the Skin
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00257036|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 22, 2005
Last Update Posted : June 10, 2011
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Skin Diseases, Infectious Cellulitis||Drug: levofloxacin||Phase 2 Phase 3|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||431 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||A Multicenter, Active-Controlled, Randomized Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Levofloxacin Versus Ciprofloxacin HCl in the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Skin and Skin Structure Infections in Adults|
|Study Start Date :||July 1991|
|Study Completion Date :||February 1993|
- Clinical response rate (defined as cured, improved or failed) 2 - 7 days after the last dose of the study drug; rate of elimination of disease-causing bacteria (by patient, and by type of bacteria); incidence of adverse events.
- Change in physical examination and in laboratory tests after treatment with the study drug.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00257036
|Study Director:||Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L. C. Clinical Trial||Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, L.L.C.|