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A Trial Of Azithromycin SR For The Treatment Of Mild To Moderate Community Acquired Pneumonia In Japanese Adults

This study has been completed.
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First received: August 3, 2006
Last updated: May 19, 2008
Last verified: May 2008
To evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety in patients with mild or moderate community-acquired pneumonia receiving a dose of 2 g of azithromycin in the SR formulation.

Condition Intervention Phase
Pneumonia, Community-Acquired
Drug: Azithromycin SR
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Non-Randomized, Open Label Trial Of Azithromycin SR For The Treatment Of Mild To Moderate Community Acquired Pneumonia In Japanese Adults

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The primary endpoint is Data Review Committee's Clinical efficacy at Day 8.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Data Review Committee's clinical efficacy (at Day 15 and 29) Investigator's clinical efficacy (at Day 8, 15 and 29), and the tendency toward clinical improvement (at Day 4) Bacteriological efficacy (at Day 4, 8, 15 and 29)
  • Adverse events and safety Laboratory data

Enrollment: 153
Study Start Date: September 2006
Study Completion Date: May 2007
Primary Completion Date: May 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who were diagnosed as mild or moderate in severity by the classification of pneumonia "Clinical evaluation methods for new antimicrobial agents to treat respiratory infections: Report of the Committee for the Respiratory System, Japan Society of Chemotherapy (established in 2000)".

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Severe underlying disease; patients in which drug clinical evaluation is difficult because of confounding diseases. ("Severe" assessed by the Severity of underlying diseases and complications of "Clinical evaluation methods for new antimicrobial agents to treat respiratory infections (draft)" by the Japan Society of Chemotherapy (1997)).
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00360295

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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Director, Clinical Trial Disclosure Group, Pfizer, Inc. Identifier: NCT00360295     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A0661174
Study First Received: August 3, 2006
Last Updated: May 19, 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Lung Diseases
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Respiratory Tract Infections processed this record on May 25, 2017