Assessment of Treatment Success and Quality of Life in Patients With Actinic Keratoses Under Therapy With Ingenol Mebutate in a Period of 8 Weeks

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Verified March 2014 by LEO Pharma
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First received: March 12, 2014
Last updated: March 17, 2014
Last verified: March 2014
Assessment of treatment success and quality of life in patients with actinic keratoses under therapy with Ingenol Mebutate (Picato) in a period of 8 weeks.

Condition Intervention
Actinic Keratosis
Drug: Ingenol Mebutate

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Assessment of Treatment Success and Quality of Life in Patients With Actinic Keratoses Under Therapy With Ingenol Mebutate (Picato) in a Period of 8 Weeks.

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Further study details as provided by LEO Pharma:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Actinic keratosis [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Documentation of the course of actinic keratoses and skin findings during ambulant routine use of Picato®

  • Quality of life [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Patient' s quality of life during ambulant routine use of Picato®

  • Dosage of Picato® [ Time Frame: 8 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Prescribed and applied dosages and adherence during ambulant routine use of Picato®

Estimated Enrollment: 1080
Study Start Date: July 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: April 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: March 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
all eligible patients
Treatment with Picato according to Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC)
Drug: Ingenol Mebutate
No intervention: observation of routine use of Picato®
Other Name: Picato®

Detailed Description:
Non-interventional (observational) study (NIS), non-controlled, prospective cohort study.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
patients with actinic keratosis contacting their dermatologist

Inclusion Criteria:

• Non-hyperkeratotic, non-hypertrophic actinic keratoses where treatment with Picato® is indicated and the treatment is intended by physicians.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Preceding use of Picato® on the area planned for treatment
  • Any other specific local treatment of actinic keratoses on the area planned for treatment during the last 8 weeks
  • Melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma or spinalioma on the area planned for treatment
  • Open wounds on the area planned for treatment
  • Contraindications according to prescribing information
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT02090465

Contact: Andreas Gilzinger 0049 6102 201-0 ext 117

Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg/Klinische Sozialmedizin Recruiting
Heidelberg, Germany, D-69115
Contact: Thomas L. Diepgen,    +49 6221568751   
Principal Investigator: Thomas L Diepgen,         
Sponsors and Collaborators
LEO Pharma
Principal Investigator: Thomas Diepgen, Prof. Dr. med. University Hospital Heidelberg
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: LEO Pharma Identifier: NCT02090465     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DE-Picato NIS-2013
Study First Received: March 12, 2014
Last Updated: March 17, 2014
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Keywords provided by LEO Pharma:
Actinic Keratosis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Keratosis, Actinic
Precancerous Conditions
Skin Diseases processed this record on November 27, 2015