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Study Evaluating Emergency-use Tigecycline in Subjects With Resistant Pathogens.

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer Identifier:
First received: September 16, 2005
Last updated: February 7, 2013
Last verified: February 2013

The purpose of this study is to provide a mechanism for the emergency use of tigecycline in the appropriate clinical situations.

The secondary objective is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of tigecycline in the treatment of patients with selected serious infections where other treatment has not been successful.

Condition Intervention Phase
Bacterial Infections
Drug: Tigecycline
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open-label, Noncomparative, Multi-center, Emergency Use Protocol Administering Tigecycline for the Treatment of Subjects With Infections Due to Resistant Pathogens.

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Further study details as provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • response

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • micro response at subject level
  • micro response at pathogen level
  • clinical response at pathogen level
  • development of decreased susceptibility

Enrollment: 26
Study Start Date: January 2004
Study Completion Date: November 2005
Primary Completion Date: November 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   8 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female subjects, greater than 8 years of age and a weight of more than 35 kilograms.
  • Patients with current bacterial infections who have not responded to other available appropriate antibiotic therapies.
  • Patient must give informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with an expected survival of less than 2 weeks.
  • Patients who have been designated as "Do Not Resuscitate".
  • Known or suspected hypersensitivity to tigecycline, tetracyclines, or other compounds related to this class of antibacterial agents.
  • Pregnant women or nursing mothers.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00205816

Heidelberg, Germany, D-69120
Gdansk, Poland, 80-952
Poznan, Poland, 60-355
Sponsors and Collaborators
Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
Study Director: Medical Monitor Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer Identifier: NCT00205816     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 3074A1-310
Study First Received: September 16, 2005
Last Updated: February 7, 2013

Keywords provided by Wyeth is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Pfizer:
Bacterial Infections

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bacterial Infections
Disease Attributes
Pathologic Processes
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on April 27, 2017