Efficacy of Topical Cyclosporine 0.05% in the Prevention of Ocular Surface Inflammation Secondary to Pterygia

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Innovative Medical
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: September 29, 2006
Last updated: February 12, 2007
Last verified: February 2007
To Determine if topical cyclosporine 0.05% BID prevents recurrent inflammation and improves comfort in eyes with pterygia.

Condition Intervention Phase
Drug: Topical Cyclosporine
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label

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Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • pts with symptomatic pterygia unresponsive to palliative treatment.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00383396

United States, Florida
Dr. Schechter
Boynton Beach, Florida, United States, 33426
Sponsors and Collaborators
Innovative Medical
Principal Investigator: Barry Schechter, MD Florida Eye Microsurgical Institute
  More Information

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00383396     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1963 
Study First Received: September 29, 2006
Last Updated: February 12, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Conjunctival Diseases
Eye Diseases
Anti-Infective Agents
Antifungal Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Dermatologic Agents
Enzyme Inhibitors
Immunologic Factors
Immunosuppressive Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Therapeutic Uses

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on February 11, 2016