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Japanese Study Evaluating Safety, Efficacy and Acceptability of Telithromycin in Children With Infections

This study has been completed.
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First received: December 5, 2006
Last updated: April 2, 2009
Last verified: April 2009

The primary objective is to assess the safety of telithromycin (HMR 3647) (20% fine granules) 1g filling sachet in children with infections (Respiratory tract infections, Dermatological infections, Otorhinolaryngological infections, Dentistry/Oral surgery infections).

Secondary objectives are to assess the clinical efficacy, bacteriological efficacy and acceptability of telithromycin (20% fine granules) 1g filling sachet in children with infections.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: telithromycin (HMR3647)
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of the Safety, Efficacy and Acceptability of HMR 3647 (20% Fine Granules 1 g Sachet) in Children With Infections

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Further study details as provided by Sanofi:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Safety evaluation: presence/absence of subjective/objective symptoms and abnormal laboratory findings (abnormal changes of parameters in general hematological tests and blood biochemical tests).

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical efficacy:change in the symptoms and signs at end of therapy visit and at the test of cure visit

Enrollment: 111
Study Start Date: August 2004
Study Completion Date: May 2005
Primary Completion Date: May 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Months to 16 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Outpatients of weight from 7.0 kg.
  • For respiratory tract infections:subjects diagnosed with mild or moderate respiratory tract infection (excluding pneumonia) based on a fever (≥ 38°C) or C-Reactive Protein positive, clinical symptoms/signs, and laboratory findings.
  • For dermatological infections: subjects diagnosed with mild or moderate dermatological infection in terms of clinical symptoms/signs and laboratory findings.
  • For otorhinolaryngological infections:subjects with purulent / mucopurulent rhinorrhea and postrhinorrhea, subjects diagnosed with mild or moderate otorhinolaryngological infection in terms of clinical symptoms/signs and laboratory findings
  • For dental / oral surgical infections: subjects who have formed obstructive abscess and diagnosed with mild or moderate dental / oral surgical infection
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00408135

Tokyo, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Norifumi Yamamoto sanofi-aventis Japan
  More Information

Responsible Party: ICD Study Director, sanofi-aventis Identifier: NCT00408135     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EFC6371
Study First Received: December 5, 2006
Last Updated: April 2, 2009

Keywords provided by Sanofi:
Respiratory Tract Infections
Skin Diseases

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Communicable Diseases
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Anti-Infective Agents processed this record on May 25, 2017