Treatment of Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma Pneumoniae
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03530319|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : May 21, 2018
Last Update Posted : February 26, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Pneumonia, Mycoplasma||Drug: Doxycycline Drug: Azithromycin||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Studies on Macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma Pneumoniae in Taiwan- A Randomized Control Trial and MLVA Analysis|
|Actual Study Start Date :||November 10, 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 31, 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2019|
Active Comparator: Azithromycin
Azithromycin (10mg/kg/day) is given to children with mycoplasma pneumonia for 3 days.
Azithromycin is given with a dosage of 10 mg/kg/day once a day for 3 days.
Doxycycline (2-4mg/kg/day) is given to children with mycoplasma pneumonia for 5-10 days.
Oral doxycycline is given with a dosage of 2-4 mg/kg/day divided into twice a day for 5-10 days.
- Defervescence [ Time Frame: Up to 10 days ]The timing (days) when fever subsides after treatment
- Hospital stay [ Time Frame: Up to 2 weeks ]The length of hospitalization
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03530319
|Contact: Chun-Yi Lu, MD, PhD||886-2-23123456 ext email@example.com|
|National Taiwan University Hospital||Recruiting|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 100|
|Contact: Chun-Yi Lu, MD, PhD 886-2-23123456 ext 71550 firstname.lastname@example.org|