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A Single-Dose Pharmacokinetics Study of Tapimycin Injection

This study has been completed.
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Tri-Service General Hospital Identifier:
First received: June 18, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: June 2009
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to examine the pharmacokinetic properties of Tapimycin injection (piperacillin 4 g + tazobactam 0.5 g powder for injection) in healthy volunteers under fasting conditions.

Condition Intervention
Drug: Tapimycin (piperacillin 4 g + tazobactam 0.5g)

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Official Title: A Single-Dose Pharmacokinetics Study of Tapimycin Injection(Piperacillin 4 g + Tazobactam 0.5 g Powder for Injection) Administered Under Fasting Conditions to Healthy Adult Subjects

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • To examine the pharmacokinetic properties [ Time Frame: 8.5 hours ]

Enrollment: 12
Study Start Date: March 2009
Study Completion Date: May 2009
Primary Completion Date: April 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Test drug Drug: Tapimycin (piperacillin 4 g + tazobactam 0.5g)
One intravenous infusion (piperacillin 4 g + tazobactam 0.5 g powder for injection) over 30 minutes/single dosing


Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 40 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Provision of signed written informed consent before enrollment into the study, ability to communicate with the investigators, and to understand and comply with the requirements of the study.
  2. Healthy adult male, aged between 20 and 40 years old.
  3. Body Mass Index (BMI) between 18.5 and 25.
  4. Physically and mentally healthy subjects as confirmed by an interview, medical history, clinical examination, chest x-ray and electrocardiogram.
  5. No significant deviation from normal biochemistry.
  6. No significant deviation from normal hematology.
  7. No significant deviation from normal urinalysis.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. History of drug or alcohol abuse within the past year.
  2. Medical history of severe drug allergy or sensitivity to analogous drug.
  3. Acute or chronic diseases or having undergone surgery from 4 weeks prior to PeriodI dosing.
  4. Any clinical significant renal, cardiovascular, hepatic, hematopoietic, neurological, pulmonary or gastrointestinal pathology.
  5. Ongoing peptic ulcer and constipation.
  6. Planned vaccination during the time course of the study.
  7. Taking any clinical study drug from 3 months prior to Period I dosing.
  8. Use of any medication, including herb medicine or vitamins from 4 weeks before the study.
  9. Blood donation of more than 500 mL within the past 3 months.
  10. A positive Hepatitis B surface antigen or positive Hepatitis C antibody.
  11. A positive test for HIV antibody.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00924742

Sponsors and Collaborators
Tri-Service General Hospital
Principal Investigator: Feng-Yee Chang Tri-Service General Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Feng-Yee Chang/The Head of Department of Internal Medicine, Tri-Service General Hospital Identifier: NCT00924742     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: MCPEM08026M1
Study First Received: June 18, 2009
Last Updated: June 18, 2009

Keywords provided by Tri-Service General Hospital:
The PK of Tapimycin

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Penicillanic Acid
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
beta-Lactamase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action processed this record on April 27, 2017