Ciprofloxacin Dry Powder for Inhalation (DPI) in Non-cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis (Non-CF BE)


About this study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate if the time to first pulmonary exacerbation of bronchiectasis or its frequency can be prolonged by inhalation of ciprofloxacin for 28 days every other 28 days or for 14 days every other 14 days over 48 weeks.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with a proven and documented diagnosis of non CF idiopathic or post infectious bronchiectasis
  • Stable pulmonary status and stable regimen of standard treatment at least for the past 4 weeks

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV1) <30% or >90% predicted
  • Active allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis
  • Active and actively treated non tuberculosis mycobacterial (NTM) infection or tuberculosis
  • Primary diagnosis of Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Timothy Aksamit, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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