Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition acne vulgaris
Treatment benzoyl peroxide 2.5%/clindamycin phosphate 1.2% in the morning with with tretinoin 0.05% gel in the evening
Phase phase 4
Sponsor Zeichner, Joshua, M.D.
Start date July 2011
End date October 2011
Trial size 20 participants
Trial identifier NCT01448733, Coria Combo

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether Cerave lotion followed by Acanya Gel in the morning in combination with Cerave lotion followed by Atralin gel in the evening is safe and effective for the treatment of acne vulgaris.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation non-randomized
Endpoint classification safety/efficacy study
Intervention model single group assignment
Masking open label
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
A single, open-label arm treating acne with Cerave lotion plus Acanya gel in the morning in combination with Cerave lotion plus Atralin gel in the evening.
benzoyl peroxide 2.5%/clindamycin phosphate 1.2% in the morning with with tretinoin 0.05% gel in the evening Acanya Gel
Green pea sized amount of Benzoyl peroxide 2.5%/clindamycin phosphate 1.2% in the morning in combination with a green pea sized amount of tretinoin 0.05% gel in the evening

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Cutaneous Tolerability of Combination Therapy of Acanya Gel with Atralin Gel for the treatment of acne vulgaris
time frame: 12 weeks

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
Efficacy of Combination Therapy of Acanya Gel with Atralin Gel for the treatment of acne vulgaris
time frame: 12 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants at least 12 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Males and females ≥ 12 years old. - Subjects must be in good general health as confirmed by medical history and physical examination. - Females of child-bearing potential must have a negative urine pregnancy test at the baseline visit and agree to be abstinent or use adequate birth control during the study (oral contraceptives, Norplant, Depo-Provera, or double barrier methods (e.g., condom and spermicide). - Clear diagnosis of facial acne vulgaris for at least 6 months. - Subject must have a static Physician's Global Assessment (PGA) of 2 (mild severity) or 3 (moderate severity). - Disease must be stable or slowly worsening for more than one week prior to entering the study. - Subjects or their guardians must be able to read, sign, and date the informed consent, and abide by study restrictions for its duration. Exclusion Criteria: - Females who are pregnant, attempting to conceive, or breastfeeding. - Subjects with known hypersensitivity to any ingredients in the study drugs. - Subjects with overt signs of skin atrophy, telangiectasias or other skin findings that would affect efficacy evaluation. - Subjects with a current active skin malignancy or infection. - Subjects requiring the use of medications known to alter the course of acne vulgaris during the study treatment. - Subjects who have received systemic antibiotics within 2 weeks. - Subjects using systemic corticosteroids or immunosuppressants within 28 days of entering the study. - Subjects who have received any topical therapies for acne vulgaris within 7 days of entering the study. - Subjects taking birth control pills used solely for acne control. - Subjects who are currently participating in or, within the previous 28 days, have participated in another study for the treatment of acne vulgaris. - Subjects with clinical conditions that may post a health risk to the subject by being involved in the study or detrimentally affect regular follow-up of the subject. - Subjects who have Crohn's disease, colitis, or if subjects ever developed colitis or severe diarrhea with past antibiotic use.

Additional Information

Official title A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of CeraVe® Lotion Followed by Fixed Dose Clindamycin Phosphate 1.2% / Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Gel in the Morning in Combination With CeraVe® Lotion Followed by Tretinoin 0.05% Gel in the Evening for the Treatment of Facial Acne Vulgaris.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in October 2011.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Zeichner, Joshua, M.D..