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Non-Interventional Post Marketing Surveillance Study To Observe The Safety And Efficacy Of Vfend® Tablet In Korea

This study has been completed.
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Pfizer Identifier:
First received: February 22, 2010
Last updated: May 31, 2012
Last verified: May 2012
This is a non-interventional study of voriconazole tablet in Korea which is mandated by the Korean government agency.

Condition Intervention
Serious Fungal Infections
Drug: voriconazole tablet

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Post Marketing Surveillance Study To Observe The Safety And Efficacy Of Vfend® Tablet

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Further study details as provided by Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage of Participants With Categorical Clinical Response: Cure, Improvement, Failure, or Unevaluable [ Time Frame: Baseline (Day 1) up to 2.1 Years ]
    Clinical response defined as: Cure=resolution of all baseline signs and symptoms of fungal infection(s); Improvement=lessening of baseline signs and symptoms or absence of one or more, but not all baseline findings; Failure=no improvement or deterioration of baseline condition; Unevaluable=incomplete therapy (efficacy could not be evaluated or discontinuation was not followed up).

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Percentage of Participants With Cultivated Strain Mycological Response: Eradication, Persistence, Superinfection, or Not Evaluable [ Time Frame: Baseline (Day 1) up to 2.1 Years ]
    In case cultivation performed, cultivated strain before and after Vfend administration recorded, and the improvement of mycological outcomes after administration evaluated. Mycological response defined as: Eradication=absence of signs and symptoms of fungal infection; Persistence=(no eradication) presence of fungal infection; Superinfection=existence of different strains from strains separated prior to study treatment; Not evaluable=a follow-up mycological cultivation not performed.

Enrollment: 543
Study Start Date: March 2006
Study Completion Date: October 2009
Primary Completion Date: October 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Patients who are indicated for use of voriconazole tablet.
Drug: voriconazole tablet
200 mg PO bid (orally, twice a day)
Other Name: Vfend


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who are indicated for voriconazole tablet according to the drug package insert.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who are indicated for voriconazole table according to the drug package insert.

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01073631

Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Pfizer Identifier: NCT01073631     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: A1501068
Study First Received: February 22, 2010
Results First Received: August 16, 2010
Last Updated: May 31, 2012

Keywords provided by Pfizer:
invasive fungal infection

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Antifungal Agents
Anti-Infective Agents
14-alpha Demethylase Inhibitors
Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Steroid Synthesis Inhibitors
Hormone Antagonists
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A Inhibitors processed this record on April 26, 2017