Compatibility of a Mild, Moisturizing Hand Cleanser for Patients With Mild to Moderate Hand Dermatitis
The purpose of this study is to find out if the use of a hand cleanser that adds moisture to the skin will help improve skin rashes caused by frequent hand washing (hand dermatitis).
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Compatibility of a Mild, Moisturizing Hand Cleanser for Patients With Mild to Moderate Hand Dermatitis|
- Efficacy of mild, moisturizing hand cleaner for improvement of hand dermatitis from frequent hand washing [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||May 2007|
|Study Completion Date:||November 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||April 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
The test group will be provided with a test product for all hand cleansing needs during the duration of the study.
Other: mild, moisturizing hand cleanser
Hand cleanser ingredient list:
Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Ammonium Laureth Sulfate, Cocamide MEA, PEG-5 Cocamide Cocamidopropyl Betaine Sodium Lauroyl Sarcosinate Glycerin Petrolatum Soybean Oil Sodium Hydroxypropyl Starch Phosphate Lauric Acid Lauryl Alcohol PEG-14M Guar hydroxypropyl trimonium chloride DMDM Hydantoin; Iodopropynyl Butylcarbamate Etidronic Acid Tetrasodium EDTA Titanium Dioxide Fragrance Sodium Hydroxide Water
No Intervention: 2
The control group will continue to use their current cleanser for hand washing.
The objective of this protocol is to evaluate compatibility and potential benefits of daily use of a marketed mild, moisturizing hand cleanser for subjects/patients who experience mild to moderate hand dermatitis induced by frequent cleansing.
|United States, North Carolina|
|Wake Forest University Health Sciences Dermatology|
|Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States, 27157|
|Principal Investigator:||Alan Fleischer, MD||Wake Forest University|