Efficacy and Safety of Diclofenac Sodium (0.1%) Gel in Patients With UV Induced Painful Sunburn

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First received: February 27, 2007
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Last verified: February 2007
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February 27, 2007
February 27, 2007
November 2006
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Assess by Visual Analogue Scale (VAS)how products relieve provoked pain (by gloved finger)associated with sunburn in the first 24 hours after UV irradiation.
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Assess the spontaneous pain and provoked pain by VAS , the reduction of erythema by erythema scale and chromametry and the safety by reporting adverse event.
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Efficacy and Safety of Diclofenac Sodium (0.1%) Gel in Patients With UV Induced Painful Sunburn
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Vehicle-Controlled, Single Center, Intra-Individual Comparative Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Diclofenac Sodium 1 mg/g (0.1%) Gel in Subjects With Painful UV-Induced Erythema
Diclofenac sodium 0.1% will be applied to sunburned skin when the intensity of pain reaches a certain level in order to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the treatment on this induced pain.
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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Drug: Diclofenac sodium 1mg/g
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December 2006
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have no skin problem which could interfere with the study results or increase the risk of adverse events Have no exposure to excessive or chronic UV radiation (i.e., sunbathing, tanning salon use, phototherapy) within four weeks prior to inclusion, or planned during the study period Have non tanned skin on the areas to be exposed (back) Have a normal tolerance to UV and sun.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Women who are pregnant, planning pregnancy or lactating A known hypersensitivity to diclofenac, aspirin, ibuprofen or other NSAIDs; Use of oral or topical treatments during the month preceding the trial, which may interfere with the results of the trial Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may appl
18 Years to 55 Years
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Principal Investigator: Catherine Queille- Roussel, MD Centre de Pharmacologie Clinique Applique a la Dermatologie
February 2007

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