Study of Mycamine® in Infants and Toddlers With Fungal Infections to Evaluate Safety and Blood Levels of the Drug
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This is a prospective, multicenter, open-label, repeat-dose study. Subjects will receive treatment with intravenous micafungin for 10 to 14 days (per investigator clinical judgment) at a daily dose of 4.5 mg/kg (determined by the subject's weight at baseline). Serial blood samples for assessment of pharmacokinetics will be collected.
A Phase 1, Open-Label Study Of The Safety And Pharmacokinetics Of Repeated-Dose Micafungin (FK463) In Infants And Toddlers (≥4 Months TO < 24 Months Of Age) With Esophageal Candidiasis Or Other Invasive Candidiasis
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Ages Eligible for Study:
4 Months to 23 Months (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subject is ≥4 months to < 24 months
Subject has suspected, proven or probable candidiasis, candidemia or other invasive candidiasis
Subject has sufficient venous access to permit administration of study medication, collection of pharmacokinetic samples, and monitoring of laboratory safety variables
Subject has evidence of significant liver disease, as defined by aspartate transaminase (AST), alanine transaminase (ALT), bilirubin or alkaline phosphatase > 5 times the upper limit of normal (ULN)
Subject has a concomitant medical condition that in the opinion of the investigator and/or medical monitor precludes enrollment into the study
Subject has a history of anaphylaxis, hypersensitivity, or any serious reaction to the echinocandin class of antifungals
Subject has received treatment with an echinocandin within one week prior to first dosing
Subject status is unstable and subject is unlikely to complete all study required procedures