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Safety Evaluation of Biatain Ibu in Painful Chronic Venous Leg Ulcers

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: March 4, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Coloplast A/S
The objective of this open label extension study (extension to study DK143WS) is to evaluate the safety of Biatain Ibu during 6 -12 weeks of exposure and during a 40 - 46 weeks safety follow-up period.

Condition Intervention
Leg Ulcers Device: Biatain Ibu Device: Local best practice

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Masking Description:
Open label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: An Open Label Extension Study (to Study DK143WS) Evaluating the Safety and Long-term Safety Follow-up of Biatain Ibu in Painful Chronic Venous Leg Ulcers

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Further study details as provided by Coloplast A/S:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse events [ Time Frame: Week 1, 6, 20, 33, 46 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Clinical occurrences [ Time Frame: Week 1, 6, 20, 33, 46 ]
  • Ulcer area reduction [ Time Frame: Week 1, 6, 20, 33, 46 ]
  • Ulcer status [ Time Frame: Week 1, 6, 20, 33, 46 ]
  • Skin condition at healed ulcer location [ Time Frame: Week 1, 6, 20, 33, 46 ]

Enrollment: 93
Study Start Date: May 2008
Study Completion Date: February 2010
Primary Completion Date: July 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: 1 Device: Biatain Ibu
Biatain Ibu non-adhesive (Coloplast A/S), a polyurethane foam dressing with an elastic semi-permeable backing film with an added pain relieving medicinal substance ibuprofen (Albermarle Inc.), size 15x15 cm. The product is CE marked.
Other Name: Coloplast Biatain Ibu
Active Comparator: 2 Device: Local best practice
N/A - since intervention is "local best practice"
No Intervention: No treatment
No treatment as wound was healed


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The patient has participated in study DK143WS
  • The patient is able to understand the treatment and is willing to comply with the treat-ment regimen.
  • The patient is willing and able to give written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnant or lactating women
  • Concomitant participation in other studies
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00628004

Aarhus Universitetshospital
Aarhus, Denmark, 8000
Bispebjerg Hospital
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2400
Odense Universitets Hospital
Odense, Denmark, 5000
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Göttingen, Germany, 37075
Hospital de Fuenlabrada
Fuenlabrada, Spain, 28942
Sponsors and Collaborators
Coloplast A/S
Principal Investigator: Karsten Fogh, MD Aarhus University Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Coloplast A/S
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00628004     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DK144WS
First Submitted: February 20, 2008
First Posted: March 4, 2008
Last Update Posted: April 26, 2017
Last Verified: April 2017

Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Leg Ulcer
Varicose Ulcer
Pathologic Processes
Skin Ulcer
Skin Diseases
Varicose Veins
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases