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Multicenter Clinical Study to Examine the Efficacy and Safety of Zarzenda in Patients With Hand Eczema

This study has been completed.
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First received: June 19, 2007
Last updated: February 25, 2014
Last verified: February 2014
To show efficacy of Zarzenda in the treatment of hand eczema

Condition Intervention Phase
Hand Eczema
Device: Zarzenda
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Multicenter, Open Uncontrolled Clinical Study to Examine the Efficacy and Safety of Zarzenda in the Management of Hand Eczema

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Hand eczema severity index (HECSI)at the end of study [ Time Frame: End of study compared to baseline ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Investigator's Global Assessment [ Time Frame: End of study compared to baseline ]
  • Patients assessment of itch [ Time Frame: End of study compared to baseline ]
  • Hand surface area [ Time Frame: End of study compared to baseline ]
  • Clinical signs of hand eczema [ Time Frame: End of study compared to baseline ]

Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: June 2007
Study Completion Date: September 2007
Primary Completion Date: September 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: 1
Topically applied daily for 2 weeks
Device: Zarzenda
Topically applied daily for 2 weeks

Detailed Description:
The objective of the study is to demonstrate efficacy and safety of Zarzenda (a medical device) in the management of hand eczema.

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Mild to moderate hand eczema for at least 3 months
  • At least 4 weeks have passed since use of systemic treatment for eczema
  • At least 4 weeks have passed since any vaccination
  • At least 1 week has passed since last topic treatment on hands with corticosteroids
  • Agree to use adequate contraceptive method if of childbearing potential
  • Willingness to avoid excessive exposure to sunlight and avoid skin irritants

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Pregnancy, breast feeding
  • Severe excoriations on the hands
  • Need for systemic treatment for atopic dermatitis
  • Known sensitivity to Zarzenda and/or to extract of nut butyrospermum parkii (shea)
  • Known immune deficiency
  • Concomitant infection on hands
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00488241

Intendis GmbH
Berlin, Germany
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Bayer Identifier: NCT00488241     History of Changes
Obsolete Identifiers: NCT01646658
Other Study ID Numbers: 1401663
Study First Received: June 19, 2007
Last Updated: February 25, 2014

Keywords provided by Bayer:
Medical device

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Eczematous processed this record on May 23, 2017