Cicatrix Cream in Cutaneous Groves

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 23, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 8, 2010
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Catalysis SL

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to assess the effect of CICATRIX (Asian Gotu Kola or Pennywort) usage in the treatment of cutaneous grooves. The duration of this phase 2 clinical trial will be 4 months.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Cutaneous Groves Other: Cicatrix cream Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Effect the Cicatrix Cream in Cutaneous Groves Treatment
Study Start Date : September 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2010
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Scars

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: A
Cicatrix cream
Other: Cicatrix cream

We will be carried out the topical application of the product (Cicatrix cream) in the lesions auto administration three times a day during four months, being controlled by the specialist in months consultations.

The dose of 0,1 ml of cream for each cm. of surface, To the patient will be explained the technique of the application.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. They are the cutaneous grooves, being Observed the reduction of the number of the lesions monthly. [ Time Frame: 4 month ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Extension of the groves and the reduction of these expressed in centimetres [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
  2. Adverse effects [ Time Frame: 4 months ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   10 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Signed informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient that refer manifestations of high sensibility to the medication or to some of the components of the product.
  • Patient that don't want to participate in the study.
  • Patient not very cooperative.
  • Responsible family not very cooperative.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01018212

Pediatric Hospital Juan Manuel Marquez
Havana City, Havana, Cuba, 10400
Sponsors and Collaborators
Catalysis SL
Principal Investigator: Fernanda Pastrana, MD Pediatric Hospital Juan Manuel Marquez

Responsible Party: Fernanda Pastrana, Pediatric Hospital Juan Manuel Márquez Identifier: NCT01018212     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CAT-0902-CU
First Posted: November 23, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 8, 2010
Last Verified: December 2010

Keywords provided by Catalysis SL:
Cutaneous Groves

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pathologic Processes