Safety and Efficacy of a Novel Topical Therapy for Tinea Pedis (Athlete's Foot)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2009 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : February 20, 2009
Last Update Posted : February 24, 2009
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Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of a novel topical therapy in patients with laboratory confirmed tinea pedis. During the follow-up period clinical and mycological examinations will be performed.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Tinea Pedis Drug: Topical therapy Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : April 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2010

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: I
Patients with tinea pedis
Drug: Topical therapy
One time immersion of the feet in a liquid containing water, alcohol, vinegar, benzoic acid and salicylic acid for a total of 30 minutes.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cure of tinea pedis [ Time Frame: One year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Otherwise healthy patients with laboratory proven tinea pedis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Age lower than 18 and higher than 80

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00848666

Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: Kahana    972-4-6304667   
Principal Investigator: Michael Kahana, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Responsible Party: Dr. Michael Kahana, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00848666     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HYMC 48-08
First Posted: February 20, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 24, 2009
Last Verified: February 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tinea Pedis
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Skin Diseases
Foot Dermatoses
Foot Diseases
Skin Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms