Efficacy, Tolerability and Handling of Daivobet® Gel in Patients With Psoriasis Vulgaris

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 22, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 10, 2012
LEO Pharma GmbH, Neu-Isenburg, Germany
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LEO Pharma

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this observational study is to evaluate the efficacy, tolerability, quality of life and handling of Daivobet® Gel by both physician and patient in daily practise.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Psoriasis Vulgaris Drug: Daivobet® Gel

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 588 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Efficacy, Tolerability and Handling of Daivobet® Gel in Patients With Psoriasis Vulgaris
Study Start Date : April 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Psoriasis
Drug Information available for: Daivobet

Intervention Details:
  • Drug: Daivobet® Gel
    Once daily on areas with plaque psoriasis, treatment duration up to 8 weeks for body skin areas except scalp (scalp up to 4 weeks), treatment may be repeated under medical surveillance.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Handling of Daivobet® Gel [ Time Frame: After appr 4 weeks ]
    Compared to previous topical treatment: Time required for application (previous treatment versus present treatment), time required until dressing is possible (previous treatment versus present treatment)

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Quality of life [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
    Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI)

  2. Physician's global Assessment of psoriasis vulgaris [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
    6-step scale from "no visible disease (O)" to "very severe disease (5)

  3. Side effects [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]
    number of participants with serious and non-serious adverse drug reactions, according to organ classes

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients visiting their attending dermatologist in the primary care clinic

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with light to moderate psoriasis vulgaris of trunk and extremities and treatment with Daivobet® Gel was planned anyway

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Previous therapy with Daivobet® Gel
  • Systemic therapy of psoriasis vulgaris
  • Contraindications of Daivobet® Gel in the German package insert

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01320774

University Clinic of Erlangen Nuernberg
Erlangen, Germany, 91054
Sponsors and Collaborators
LEO Pharma
LEO Pharma GmbH, Neu-Isenburg, Germany
Principal Investigator: Michael Sticherling, Prof dr med University clinic Erlangen-Nuernberg

Responsible Party: LEO Pharma Identifier: NCT01320774     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Treatment with Daivobet® Gel
First Posted: March 22, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 10, 2012
Last Verified: February 2012

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Skin Diseases, Papulosquamous
Skin Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Asthmatic Agents
Respiratory System Agents
Calcium Channel Agonists
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vasoconstrictor Agents
Growth Substances
Bone Density Conservation Agents