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Absorption and Systematic Pharmacokinetics of IDP-123 Lotion in Comparison With Tazorac Cream

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02849873
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 29, 2016
Last Update Posted : July 19, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bausch Health Americas, Inc.

Brief Summary:
The Absorption and Systematic Pharmacokinetics of IDP-123 Lotion in Comparison with Tazorac Cream.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Acne Drug: IDP-123 Lotion Drug: Tazorac Cream Phase 1

Detailed Description:
Randomized study evaluating the absorption and systematic pharmacokinetics of IDP-123 lotion in comparison with Tazorac Cream in subjects with moderate to severe acne vulgaris under maximal use conditions.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 48 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Randomized Study Evaluating the Absorption and Systematic Pharmacokinetics of Topically Applied IDP-123 Lotion in Comparison With Tazorac Cream in Subjects With Moderate to Severe Acne Vulgaris Under Maximal Use Conditions
Actual Study Start Date : June 2016
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2016
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Acne
Drug Information available for: Tazarotene

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: IDp-123 Lotion
Drug: IDP-123 Lotion
Other Name: IDP-123

Active Comparator: Tazorac Cream
Drug: Tazorac Cream
Other Name: Tazorac

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Evaluator's Global Severity Score: At Day 15 (or ET), acne severity will be determined by the investigator/evaluator based on a global assessment of the inflammatory and non-inflammatory lesions of facial acne. [ Time Frame: 15 Days ]
    Evaluations will be graded on a static scale ranging from 0 (clear) to 4 (severe)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   9 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Key Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male or female, at least 9 years of age (at least 12 years of age for Tazorac Cream).
  • Verbal and written informed consent must be obtained. Subjects less than age of consent must sign an assent for the study and a parent or a legal guardian must sign the informed consent (if the subject reaches age of consent during the study they should be re-consented at the next study visit).
  • Subject must have a score of 3 (moderate) or 4 (severe) on the Evaluator's Global Severity assessment at the screening and baseline visit.
  • Subjects with facial acne inflammatory lesion count no less than 20 but no more than 40.
  • Subjects with facial acne non-inflammatory lesions count no less than 20 but no more than 100.

Key Exclusion Criteria:

  • Use of an investigational drug or device within 30 days of enrollment or participation in a research study concurrent with this study.
  • Any dermatological conditions on the face that could interfere with clinical evaluations such as acne conglobate, acne fulminans, secondary acne, perioral dermatitis, clinically significant rosacea, gram-negative folliculitis, dermatitis, eczema.
  • Any underlying disease or some other dermatological condition of the face that requires the use of interfering topical or systemic therapy or makes evaluations and lesion count inconclusive.
  • Subjects with a facial beard or mustache that could interfere with the study assessments.
  • Subjects with more than 2 facial nodules.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02849873

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United States, Alabama
Valeant Site 01
Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 35201
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bausch Health Americas, Inc.
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Study Director: Anya Loncaric Valeant Pharmaceuticals
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Responsible Party: Bausch Health Americas, Inc.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02849873    
Other Study ID Numbers: V01-123A-501
First Posted: July 29, 2016    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 19, 2018
Last Verified: July 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: Yes
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Dermatologic Agents
Keratolytic Agents