Efficacy and Safety of DF289 Plus DF277 Otic Solution in the Treatment of Middle Ear Infections in Pediatric Patients

This study has been completed.
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First received: July 22, 2011
Last updated: October 22, 2015
Last verified: October 2015
The purpose of this study is to determine if a combination of an antibiotic plus a corticosteroid is safe and effective in treating middle ear infections in children with ear tubes.

Condition Intervention Phase
Acute Otitis Media
Drug: DF289
Drug: DF277
Drug: DF289 plus DF277
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind Clinical Trial to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of DF289 Plus DF277 Otic Solution Compared to DF289 Otic Solution and to DF277 Otic Solution in the Treatment of Acute Otitis Media With Tympanostomy Tubes (AOMT) in Pediatric Patients

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Further study details as provided by Salvat:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Time to Cessation of Otorrhea [ Time Frame: From baseline until the end of the study (up to 22 days) ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 331
Study Start Date: June 2011
Study Completion Date: June 2013
Primary Completion Date: May 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: DF289
Ear drops
Drug: DF289
Ear drops
Active Comparator: DF277
Ear drops
Drug: DF277
Ear drops
Experimental: DF289 plus DF277
Ear drops
Drug: DF289 plus DF277
Ear drops


Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 12 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 6 months to 12 years
  • ear tube in the ear which will be treated
  • otorrhea for 3 weeks or less
  • moderate or severe otorrhea

Exclusion Criteria:

  • other ear diseases
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01404611

Laboratorios SALVAT S.A.
Esplugues de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain, 08950
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

Responsible Party: Salvat
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01404611     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DF289III/10IA04 
Study First Received: July 22, 2011
Results First Received: July 23, 2015
Last Updated: October 22, 2015
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration
Spain: Spanish Agency of Medicines
Sweden: Medical Products Agency
Finland: Finnish Medicines Agency
Denmark: Danish Medicines Agency
Czech Republic: State Institute for Drug Control
South Africa: Medicines Control Council

Keywords provided by Salvat:
with tubes

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Otitis Media
Ear Diseases
Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases

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