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The study aims to investigate bacteriological efficacy of a nitrofurantoin formulation given twice daily for seven days in the treatment of adult patients with microbiologically confirmed uncomplicated urinary tract infection.
Additional study objectives are to evaluate clinical efficacy as well as safety and tolerability of the nitrofurantoin formulation.
Control: Uncontrolled, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Urinary Tract Infection
Cif Biotec, Medica Sur
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:45-0400
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