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100 Russian children of 2 years of age and less with risk factors (preterm, and/or with heart and lung problems) will receive palivizumab (Synagis) 15 mg/kg intramuscularly as a prophylaxis in order to study the safety and efficacy of the drug in Russian subjects.
A prospective, multicenter, open-label, non-comparative study of safety and efficacy of palivizumab (Synagis) 15 mg/kg intramuscularly as a prophylaxis of severe lower respiratory tract respiratory syncytial virus infection in 100 Russian Children of 2 years of age and less with risk factors (preterm infants (<=35 wGA), infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia and infants with hemodynamically significant congenital heart disease).
Allocation: Non-Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Respiratory Syncytial Infection
Active, not recruiting
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:11:54-0400
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A humanized monoclonal antibody and ANTIVIRAL AGENT that is used to prevent RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUS INFECTIONS in high risk pediatric patients.
Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent infection with RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUSES.
A species of PNEUMOVIRUS causing an important respiratory infection in cattle. Symptoms include fever, conjunctivitis, and respiratory distress.
Pneumovirus infections caused by the RESPIRATORY SYNCYTIAL VIRUSES. Humans and cattle are most affected but infections in goats and sheep have been reported.
The type species of PNEUMOVIRUS and an important cause of lower respiratory disease in infants and young children. It frequently presents with bronchitis and bronchopneumonia and is further characterized by fever, cough, dyspnea, wheezing, and pallor.
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