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Telavancin Pediatric PK Study (Ages >3 Months to 17 Years)

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified May 2017 by Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc. Identifier:
First received: December 11, 2013
Last updated: May 23, 2017
Last verified: May 2017
This is a multicenter, open-label, single-dose pharmacokinetic (PK) study. Infants, children, and adolescents will receive a single 10 mg/kg dose of telavancin infused intravenously (IV) over 60 minutes

Condition Intervention Phase
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
Drug: Telavancin
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: No masking
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: An Open-Label Study of the Pharmacokinetics of a Single Dose of Telavancin in Pediatric Subjects Aged 3 Months to 17 Years

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Further study details as provided by Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacokinetics- AUC (area under curve) [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Pharmacokinetics- Cmax [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]
  • Pharmacokinetics- Tmax [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]
  • Pharmacokinetics- t1/2 [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]
  • Pharmacokinetics- CLp (plasma clearance) [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]
  • AEs (adverse events) [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]

Estimated Enrollment: 36
Actual Study Start Date: December 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: January 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Telavancin
Telavancin 10 mg/kg IV administered over one hour one time.
Drug: Telavancin
Other Names:
  • TD-6424


Ages Eligible for Study:   3 Months to 17 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subject is aged >3 months to 17 years (inclusive) and has a weight within the 3rd to 97th percentile (inclusive) for age and sex
  • Subject requires or recently completed systemic antibiotic therapy for the treatment or prevention of a known or suspected bacterial infection

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subject has an estimated creatinine clearance <50 mL/min/1.73 m2 (Schwartz equation)
  • Subject has a history of allergies or hypersensitivities to glycopeptide antibiotics (e.g., vancomycin), telavancin, or the formulation excipients
  • Subject has clinically relevant cardiac abnormality, in the opinion of the investigator
  • Subject was treated with an investigational drug within 30 days or five half-lives, whichever is longer, before study entry
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT02013141

Contact: Mia Elliott 650-808-6000
Contact: Trisha Huber 972-948-4391

United States, Ohio
University Hospitals Case Medical Center Recruiting
Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44106
Contact: David Speicher, M.D.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.
Study Director: Bibiana Castaneda, MD Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.
  More Information

Responsible Party: Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc. Identifier: NCT02013141     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0101
Study First Received: December 11, 2013
Last Updated: May 23, 2017

Keywords provided by Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.:
Gram positive bacteria

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bacterial Infections
Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on May 25, 2017