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

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified February 2009 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier:
First received: August 28, 2008
Last updated: February 23, 2009
Last verified: February 2009
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 Intervention
Tinea Pedis Drug: Topical therapy

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:

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

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: April 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date: April 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
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.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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: 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
  More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. Michael Kahana, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00848666     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HYMC 48-08
Study First Received: August 28, 2008
Last Updated: February 23, 2009

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tinea Pedis
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Skin Diseases
Foot Dermatoses
Foot Diseases
Skin Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on September 21, 2017