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Epiduo Pediatric Acne Study

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01138735
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 7, 2010
Results First Posted : March 26, 2013
Last Update Posted : April 11, 2013
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June 4, 2010
June 7, 2010
February 19, 2013
March 26, 2013
April 11, 2013
June 2010
August 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  • Success Rate [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 12 (Last Observation Carried Forward [LOCF]) ]
    Percentage of subjects rated Clear or Almost Clear with at least 2 grades reduction from Baseline on the Investigator's Global Assessment (IGA)
  • Change From Baseline in Total Lesion Counts [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 12 (LOCF) ]
  • Percentage of subjects rated Clear or Almost Clear with at least 2 grades reduction from Baseline on the IGA [ Time Frame: Week 12 ]
  • Change From Baseline in Total Lesion Counts [ Time Frame: Baseline, Week 12 ]
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  • Percent Change in Total Lesion Counts From Baseline [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 12 (LOCF) ]
  • Change in Inflammatory Lesion Counts From Baseline [ Time Frame: Baseline to Week 12 (LOCF) ]
  • Percent Change in Lesion Counts [ Time Frame: Week 12 ]
  • Change in Non-inflammatory & Inflammatory Lesion Counts [ Time Frame: Week 12 ]
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Epiduo Pediatric Acne Study
A Multi-center, Randomized, Vehicle-controlled, Double-blind, Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of Epiduo® (Adapalene and Benzoyl Peroxide) Gel 0.1%/2.5% Administered Once Daily for the Treatment of Subjects 9 to 11 Years of Age With Acne Vulgaris
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Epiduo® (adapalene and benzoyl peroxide) Gel 0.1%/2.5% administered once daily for up to 12 weeks in subjects 9 to 11 years of age with acne vulgaris.
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Phase 4
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Triple (Participant, Care Provider, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Drug: adapalene/benzoyl peroxide
    daily topical application for 12 weeks
    Other Name: Epiduo® (adapalene and benzoyl peroxide) Gel 0.1%/2.5%
  • Drug: Topical Gel Vehicle
    daily topical application for 12 weeks
  • Active Comparator: adapalene/benzoyl peroxide
    Epiduo® (adapalene and benzoyl peroxide) Gel 0.1%/2.5% applied topically once daily for 12 weeks
    Intervention: Drug: adapalene/benzoyl peroxide
  • Placebo Comparator: Topical Gel Vehicle
    Topical Gel Vehicle applied topically once daily for 12 weeks
    Intervention: Drug: Topical Gel Vehicle
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August 2011
August 2011   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of acne vulgaris with facial involvement
  • Score of 3 (moderate) on the Investigator's Global Assessment (IGA) scale
  • A minimum of 20 but not more than 100 total lesions (Noninflammatory and/or Inflammatory) on the face (including the nose) at Baseline

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Acne nodule or acne cyst
  • Acne conglobata, acne fulminans, secondary acne (chloracne, drug-induced acne, etc.), or severe acne requiring systemic treatment
  • Underlying diseases and/or dermatologic conditions that require the use of interfering topical or systemic therapy or that might interfere with study assessments
  • Use of prohibited medications prior to the study and/or are unwilling to refrain from such use during the study
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
9 Years to 11 Years   (Child)
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Canada,   United States
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Study Director: Michael Graeber, MD Galderma
Principal Investigator: Lorne Albrecht, MD Guildford Dermatology Specialists
Principal Investigator: Zoe Draelos, MD Zoe Draelos, MD
Principal Investigator: Lawrence Eichenfield, MD Childrens Hospital and Health Center Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology
Principal Investigator: Boni Elewski, MD UAB Dermatology Clinical Research
Principal Investigator: Alan Fleischer, MD Department of Dermatology Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Principal Investigator: Francisco Flores, MD FXM Research Miramar
Principal Investigator: Joseph Fowler, MD Dermatology Specialists Research
Principal Investigator: Robert Haber, MD Haber Dermatology Clinical Research Center
Principal Investigator: Adelaide Hebert, MD The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston
Principal Investigator: Michael Heffernan, MD Central Dermatology, PC
Principal Investigator: David Kaplan, MD Adult & Pediatric Dermatology
Principal Investigator: Steven Kempers, MD Minnesota Clinical Study Center A Division of Associated Skin Care Specialist, PA
Principal Investigator: Rodion Kunynetz, MD Ultranova Skincare
Principal Investigator: Ian Landells, MD Nexus Clinical Research
Principal Investigator: Charles Lynde, MD Lynderm Research Inc.
Principal Investigator: Russell Mader, MD Dermatology Associates of Kingsport, PC
Principal Investigator: Lew Andrew Rosoph, MD North Bay Dermatology Centre
Principal Investigator: Joel Schlessenger, MD Skin Specialists, PC
Principal Investigator: Michael Spigarelli, MD Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati
Principal Investigator: Linda Stein Gold, MD Henry Ford Health Systems - Department of Dermatology
Principal Investigator: Jeffrey Sugarman, MD Redwood Family Dermatology
Principal Investigator: William Werschler, MD Premier Clinical Research
Principal Investigator: Patricia Westmoreland, MD Palmetto Clinical Trial Services, LLC
Principal Investigator: Andrea Zaenglein, MD Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center - Penn State College of Medicine
Principal Investigator: George Murakawa, MD Dermcenter PC; Somerset Skin Centre
April 2013

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