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Japanese Study Evaluating the Effects of Telithromycin in Children With Acute Otitis Media

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: NCT00638534
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 19, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 2, 2009
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Brief Summary:

The primary objective is to assess the safety of telithromycin (HMR3647) 20 mg/kg qd for 5 days in children with acute otitis media (AOM).

Secondary objectives are to assess Efficacy, Pharmacokinetics and Acceptability of telithromycin 20 mg/kg qd for 5 days in children with AOM.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Otitis Media Drug: Telithromycin (HMR3647) Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 56 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of the Safety, Efficacy, Pharmacokinetics, and Acceptability of HMR3647 20 mg/kg qd for 5 Days With Acute Otitis Media (AOM) in Children (Multicenter, Open Label, Non Comparative Study)
Study Start Date : February 2004
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2004
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Ear Infections

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Safety evaluation: presence/absence of subjective/objective symptoms and abnormal laboratory findings

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Clinical efficacy: tympanic signs
  2. Acceptability: compliance and willingness to take medication
  3. Pharmacokinetics: plasma concentrations of telithromycin

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Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 16 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects who are weighing 40 kg or less. If female, premenarchal status is required.
  • Subjects with signs of infection according to middle ear signs and general signs or symptoms such as otalgia, fever, sleep disturbance, irritability, inconsolability.

The above information is not intended to contain all considerations relevant to a patient's potential participation in a clinical trial.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00638534

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Tokyo, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: CSD Sanofi

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Responsible Party: ICD Study Director, sanofi-aventis Identifier: NCT00638534     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EFC6370
First Posted: March 19, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 2, 2009
Last Verified: October 2009
Keywords provided by Sanofi:
Acute Otitis Media
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Otitis Media
Ear Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents