A prospective, multicenter, double-blind, randomized, comparative study to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of a single dose of ertapenem sodium (MK0826) versus cefotetan for the prophylaxis of surgical site infection following elective colorectal surgery

Trial Profile

A prospective, multicenter, double-blind, randomized, comparative study to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of a single dose of ertapenem sodium (MK0826) versus cefotetan for the prophylaxis of surgical site infection following elective colorectal surgery

Completed
Phase of Trial: Phase III

Latest Information Update: 20 Feb 2017

At a glance

  • Drugs Ertapenem (Primary) ; Cefotetan
  • Indications Bacterial infections; Postoperative infections
  • Focus Registrational; Therapeutic Use
  • Sponsors Merck & Co
  • Most Recent Events

    • 08 Oct 2007 Status changed from in progress to completed.
    • 27 Dec 2006 New trial record.
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