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Short Term Growth in Children With Atopic Dermatitis

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00236106
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 9, 2005
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Children´s Clinic, Randers

Brief Summary:
Main objective:to assess short term growth in children with atopic dermatitis during treatment with tacrolimus 0.1% and mometasone furoate 0.1%. A singl blind randomised cross over trial including 20 children. The study consists of 5 periods: run in, treatment(1),wash out, treatment(2) and run out. Each period 14 days where the children will use tacrolimus ointment tvice daily, mometasone furoate once daily or moisturizer (in run in wash out and run out)

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Atopic Dermatitis Drug: tacrolimus ointment 0.1% Drug: mometasone furoate 0.1% Phase 4

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 20 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single
Study Start Date : February 2005
Study Completion Date : June 2005

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MedlinePlus related topics: Eczema

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. short term growth during treatment compared to run in

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. U-EPX
  2. U-nTX
  3. skin prick test

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Ages Eligible for Study:   5 Years to 14 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria: age 5-14, atopic dermatitis, normal current growth, Tanner 1, informed consent by the parent or guardian, willing and able to comply with study procedures

Exclusion Criteria: Tanner 2-5, treatment of atopic dermatitis with anti-inflammatory agent within 1 week before the first visit, current asthma or rhinoconjunctivitis that requires treatment with glucocorticoids, endocrine diseases, major surgery within 4 weeks prior to visit 1, fever >39.5 for >3 days

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00236106

Sponsors and Collaborators
Children´s Clinic, Randers
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Principal Investigator: Ole Wolthers Children's Clinic Randers

Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00236106    
Other Study ID Numbers: BKR-AD-04
First Posted: October 12, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 9, 2005
Last Verified: March 2005
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Dermatitis, Atopic
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Genetic
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Skin Diseases, Eczematous
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Mometasone Furoate
Immunosuppressive Agents
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Calcineurin Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Anti-Allergic Agents