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Comparison of Telavancin and Vancomycin for Hospital-acquired Pneumonia Due to Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (ATTAIN1)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc. Identifier:
First received: April 11, 2005
Last updated: August 13, 2014
Last verified: August 2014

April 11, 2005
August 13, 2014
February 2005
July 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Clinical Response [ Time Frame: 7 - 14 days following end of antibiotic treatment ]

Clinical Response: Categorical (Cured, Failed or Indeterminate)

  • Failure is at least one of the following: Persistence or progression of signs and symptoms of pneumonia that still require antibiotic therapy; Termination of study med due to "lack of efficacy"; Death on or after Day 3 attributable to primary infection
  • Cure: Signs and symptoms of pneumonia improved to the point that no further antibiotics for pneumonia were required, and baseline radiographic findings improved or did not progress.
  • Indeterminate: Inability to determine outcome
Clinical Response
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Comparison of Telavancin and Vancomycin for Hospital-acquired Pneumonia Due to Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
A Phase 3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-Group, Multinational Trial of Intravenous Telavancin Versus Vancomycin for Treatment of Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia With a Focus on Patients With Infections Due to Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
Study 0015 (NCT00107952) compares the safety and effectiveness of an investigational drug, telavancin, with vancomycin for the treatment of hospital-acquired pneumonia.
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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Bacterial Pneumonia
  • Drug: Telavancin
    Telavancin 10 mg/kg/day IV for up to 21 days.
    Other Names:
    • TD-6424
  • Drug: Vancomycin
    Vancomycin 1 Gm IV q 12 hrs for up to 21 days
  • Experimental: Telavancin
    Intervention: Drug: Telavancin
  • Active Comparator: Vancomycin
    Intervention: Drug: Vancomycin

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
July 2007
July 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical signs and symptoms consistent with pneumonia acquired after at least 48 hours of continuous stay in an inpatient acute or chronic care facility or acquired within 7 days after being discharged from a hospitalization of greater than or equal to 3 days duration.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Received more than 24 hours of potentially effective systemic (IV, IM or PO) antibiotic therapy for Gram-positive pneumonia immediately prior to randomization
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
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Steven Barriere, Pharm.D., Vice President, Clinical and Medical Affairs, Theravance, Inc.
Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.
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Principal Investigator: G. Ralph Corey, MD Duke University
Theravance Biopharma Antibiotics, Inc.
August 2014

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