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The purpose of this study is:
- To evaluate the safety and tolerability of orally administered OPC-67683 when administered two times daily (BID) to MDR TB patients refractory to treatment with an optimized background regimen of anti-TB medications (OBR).
- To evaluate the pharmacokinetics (PK) of OPC-67683 and metabolites.
Control: Uncontrolled, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:01:12-0400
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