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To Demonstrate the Relative Bioavailability of Azithromycin 600 mg Tablets Under Fed Conditions

This study has been completed.
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First received: March 18, 2009
Last updated: March 27, 2017
Last verified: March 2009
To demonstrate the bioequivalence of Azithromycin 600 mg Tablets Under Fed Conditions.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: Azithromycin Monohydrate 600 mg Tablets
Drug: Zithromax (azithromycin dihydrate) 600 mg Tablets
Phase 1

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: No masking
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Comparative, Randomized, Single-Dose, 2-way Crossover Bioavailability Study of Geneva 600 mg Azithromycin Monohydrate Tablets and Pfizer Inc. (Zithromax) 600 mg Azithromycin Dihydrate Tablets in Healthy Adult Volunteers Under Fed Conditions

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Bioequivalence according to US FDA guidelines [ Time Frame: 32 days ]

Enrollment: 38
Study Start Date: August 2003
Study Completion Date: September 2003
Primary Completion Date: September 2003 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1
Azithromycin Monohydrate 600mg Tablets
Drug: Azithromycin Monohydrate 600 mg Tablets
Active Comparator: 2
Zithromax (azithromycin dihydrate)600mg Tablets
Drug: Zithromax (azithromycin dihydrate) 600 mg Tablets


Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • No clinically significant abnormal finding on physical exam, medical history, or clinical laboratory results on screening

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Positive test results for HIV or hepatitis B or C
  • Treatment for drug or alcohol dependence
  • Female subjects who are pregnant or lactating
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00865670

Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Alan S. Marion, M.D. MDS Pharma Services
  More Information

Responsible Party: Eric Mittleberg, Ph.D, VP of Product Development, Sandoz Inc. Identifier: NCT00865670     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AA03414
Study First Received: March 18, 2009
Last Updated: March 27, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on May 24, 2017