Adapalene-BPO Gel in the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris as a 6-month Maintenance
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the efficacy of Adapalene 0.1% /Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Gel compared to its Vehicle Gel as an acne maintenance treatment in Subjects previously treated with Adapalene-BPO Gel or Adapalene-BPO Vehicle Gel both associated with Doxycycline Hyclate 100 mg. The safety of the two investigational treatments will also be assessed.
This study is a follow-up to RD.03.SPR.29074 - ACCESS I - "Adapalene-BPO Gel Associated With Doxycycline 100 mg in the Treatment of Severe Acne Vulgaris"
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Adapalene 0.1% / Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Gel, Vehicle Gel
Galderma Investigational Site
Results (where available)
- Source: http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00687908
- Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on July 15, 2010
Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
A peroxide derivative that has been used topically for BURNS and as a dermatologic agent in the treatment of ACNE and POISON IVY DERMATITIS. It is used also as a bleach in the food industry.
Visible efflorescent lesions of the skin caused by acne or resembling acne. (Dorland, 28th ed, p18, 575)
An iron-binding cyclic trimer of 2,3-dihydroxy-N-benzoyl-L-serine. It is produced by E COLI and other enteric bacteria.
An enzyme of the oxidoreductase class that catalyzes the conversion of beta-D-glucose and oxygen to D-glucono-1,5-lactone and peroxide. It is a flavoprotein, highly specific for beta-D-glucose. The enzyme is produced by Penicillium notatum and other fungi and has antibacterial activity in the presence of glucose and oxygen. It is used to estimate glucose concentration in blood or urine samples through the formation of colored dyes by the hydrogen peroxide produced in the reaction. (From Enzyme Nomenclature, 1992) EC 220.127.116.11.
1,3-Dihydro-4-methyl-5-(4-(methylthio)benzoyl)-2H-imidazol-2-one. A selective phosphodiesterase inhibitor with vasodilating and positive inotropic activity that does not cause changes in myocardial oxygen consumption. It is used in patients with congestive heart failure.
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