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The purpose of this study is to compare the safety and tolerability of Zanamivir using a Rotahaler device presentation to placebo within the Rotahaler presentation and to the Diskhaler device.
The purpose of this study is to compare the safety and tolerability of Zanamivir using a Rotahaler to placebo within the Rotahaler presentation and to the Diskhaler. Eighteen subjects will receive each of three treatments for 5 days in a 3-way crossover design.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator)
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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:53-0400
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