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  • noun A diaminopyrimidine dihydrofolate reductase inhibitor being developed for the treatment of skin and tissue infections caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria.


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  • Later Wednesday the same panel will consider Targanta Therapeutics Corp. 's oritavancin and will look at iclaprim by Swiss biotech company Arpida Ltd. Thursday.

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  • On Wednesday the panel is expected to vote on Theravance Inc. 's telavancin and Targanta Therapeutics Corp. 's oritavancin before considering iclaprim by Swiss biotech company Arpida Ltd. Thursday.

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  • ICAAC-IDSA: Investigational Antibiotic as Effective as Linezolid for Skin Infections WASHINGTON -- The investigational antibiotic iclaprim is as effective as linezolid (Zyvox) in treating skin and soft-tissue infections caused by methicillin-resistant WASHINGTON -- A dozen cases of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus - medical news plus CME for physicians

  • In December 2007, Arpida announced the enrolment of the first patients in a Phase II clinical study with intravenous iclaprim in the treatment of patients with hospital-acquired pneumonia

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  • The rejection was expected because results from Phase III clinical trials showed that patients taking iclaprim (a trimethoprim-like antibiotic) had lower cure rates than Pfizer's

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  • This means that it is unlikely that FDA will approve iclaprim to treat complicated skin and soft structure infections (cSSIs).

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  • (iclaprim), 12.8 mg/ml concentrate for solution for infusion.

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