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TELI TON - Telithromycin in Tonsillitis

2014-08-27 03:45:10 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a multinational, randomized (1:1), double blind, double dummy, comparator-controlled, 2 parallel treatment group study in subjects from 6 months to < 13 years of age, with Streptococcus pyogenes tonsillitis/pharyngitis (T/P).Each subject will receive either telithromycin 25 mg/kg once daily for 5 days or penicillin V, 13.3 mg/kg three times daily for 10 days. Matching placebo for telithromycin and penicillin V will also be dispensed for 5 and 10 days respectively, to provide blinding to the different treatment regimens. A positive rapid identification test for streptococcal Group A antigen will be required for all subjects at Visit 1 (Day 1) for entry into the study. Throat swab specimens for bacterial culture, identification, and antibiotic-susceptibility testing will be taken at Visits 1, 3 and 4.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Tonsillitis

Intervention

Telithromycin (HMR3647), Penicillin

Location

Sanofi-Aventis
Bridgewater
New Jersey
United States
08807

Status

Terminated

Source

Sanofi-Aventis

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:45:10-0400

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