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PK and PD Study of Calcitriol 3 mcg/g Ointment in Pediatric Subjects With Plaque Psoriasis

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Galderma Identifier:
First received: January 9, 2013
Last updated: February 15, 2017
Last verified: February 2017
The purpose of this study is to determine if the calcitriol absorption in pediatric subjects is comparable to that in adults and adolescents, with no significant impact on calcium/phosphorus metabolism.

Condition Intervention Phase
Plaque Psoriasis
Drug: Calcitriol 3 mcg/g ointment
Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: No masking
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Calcitriol 3 mcg/g Ointment Applied Twice Daily for 14 Days Under Conditions of Maximal Use in Pediatric Subjects (2 to 12 Years of Age) With Plaque Psoriasis

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Further study details as provided by Galderma:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cmax of Calcitriol Plasma Level [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]
    Cmax of calcitriol plasma level at Day 14

  • Cmin of Calcitriol Plasma Level [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]
    Cmin of calcitriol plasma level at Day 14

  • Tmax of Calcitriol Plasma Level [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]
    Tmax of calcitriol plasma level at Day 14

  • AUC (0-6h) of Calcitriol Plasma Level [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]
    AUC (0-6h) of calcitriol plasma level at Day 14

  • AUC (0-9h) of Calcitriol Plasma Level [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]
    AUC (0-9h) of calcitriol plasma level at Day 14

  • AUC (0-12h) of Calcitriol Plasma Level [ Time Frame: Day 14 ]
    AUC (0-12h) of calcitriol plasma level at Day 14

Enrollment: 18
Study Start Date: March 2013
Study Completion Date: November 2015
Primary Completion Date: November 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Calcitriol 3 mcg/g ointment
Topical application every 12 hours for 14 consecutive days
Drug: Calcitriol 3 mcg/g ointment
Topical ointment; twice daily application


Ages Eligible for Study:   2 Years to 12 Years   (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female pediatric subjects, 2 to 12 years of age inclusive at screening
  • Clinical diagnosis of plaque type psoriasis involving 3% through 35% body surface area at screening and baseline (excluding face and scalp)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects with guttate or pustular psoriasis, erythrodermic psoriasis or active infection
  • Vitamin D deficiency at screening
  • Subjects with hypercalcemia and out of range urinary calcium/creatinine ratio at screening
  • Subjects with secondary hyperparathyroidism at screening
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01766440

United States, California
Rady Children's Hospital - Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology
San Diego, California, United States, 92123
United States, Indiana
Dawes Fretzin Clinical Research Group, LLC
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, 46256
United States, Michigan
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 48109
United States, North Carolina
University of North Carolina Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 27516
United States, Ohio
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45229
United States, Texas
Menter Dermatology Research Institute
Dallas, Texas, United States, 75246
Clinical Trials of Texas, Inc.
San Antonio, Texas, United States, 78229
United States, Washington
Seattle Children's Hospital
Seattle, Washington, United States, 98105
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Michael Graeber, M.D. Galderma R&D, LLC
  More Information

Responsible Party: Galderma Identifier: NCT01766440     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RD.06. SPR.18104
Study First Received: January 9, 2013
Results First Received: February 15, 2017
Last Updated: February 15, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Skin Diseases, Papulosquamous
Skin Diseases
Calcium Channel Agonists
Membrane Transport Modulators
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Vasoconstrictor Agents
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Bone Density Conservation Agents processed this record on April 21, 2017