Topics

Efficacy and Safety of a Preparation Containing an Antibiotic and Anti-Inflammatory Agent in Acne Vulgaris

2014-08-27 03:43:08 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The concept behind our study was to combine an effect of antibiotic and anti-inflammatory agents for a more efficient acne therapy directed at the factors involved in the pathophysiology of the disease. For this purpose we evaluated a combination of clindamycin phosphate and salicylic acid in a non-irritating carrier.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Acne Vulgaris

Intervention

clindamycin phosphate, salicylic acid

Location

Hadassah Medical Organization
Jerusalem
Israel
91120

Status

Completed

Source

Hadassah Medical Organization

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:43:08-0400

Clinical Trials [1896 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Bioequivalence Study of Clindamycin Phosphate Topical Lotion, 1% in Subjects With Acne Vulgaris

The objective of the study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and therapeutic equivalence of GDC 268 to Clindamycin Phosphate Topical Lotion, 1% and to compare the efficacy of these ...

Tazarotene Plus Clindamycin vs. Adapalene Plus Clindamycin in the Treatment of Facial Acne Vulgaris

The combination therapy of retinoid and clindamycin for acne is preferred because it targets multiple areas of acne pathogenesis that could not be accomplished with monotherapy, thereby im...

Bioequivalence Study of Clindamycin Gel 1% in Treatment of Acne Vulgaris

This is a randomized, double-blind, multiple-site, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study, designed to compare the efficacy and safety of generic Clindamycin 1% gel (Akorn), and the mark...

A Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Adapalene-Clindamycin Combination Gel in the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris

This is a study to see if Adapalene-Clindamycin Combination Gel is effective and safe in the treatment of acne vulgaris, compared to adapalene gel alone and clindamycin gel alone. Adapalen...

Study to Compare the Tolerance of Clindamycin 1% and Benzoyl Peroxide (BPO) 5% Gel to Clindamycin 1.2% and BPO 2.5% Topical Acne Medications

This is a single-blind (blinded expert grader) study that will enroll 25-30 healthy volunteers without facial acne. On 1 side of the face, the subject will apply 1 of the 2 test products,...

PubMed Articles [7998 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Comparative study of efficacy and safety of 45% mandelic acid versus 30% salicylic acid peels in mild-to-moderate acne vulgaris.

Chemical peels have become a popular modality in the treatment of acne vulgaris (AV). Mandelic acid (MA) is a new emerging peeling agent for AV owing to its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory propert...

Difficulties in emotion regulation and quality of life in patients with acne.

The psychological factors associated with the impairment of the quality of life (QoL) in acne vulgaris have not been fully elucidated, yet. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the performance...

Use of a monofilament debridement pad in the treatment of acne vulgaris.

Acne vulgaris (acne) presents with increased oil-sebum secretion and subsequent formation of comedones, papules, pustules and nodules. Skin cleansing is part of the daily routine to improve skin condi...

Clinical Insights About the Role of pH in Acne

Acne vulgaris is the most common dermatological disorder globally.1,2 Psychological and emotional distress due to acne, including poor self-esteem, social anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideation ha...

The Safe Management of Acne Vulgaris in Lupus Erythematosus: A Systematic Review with Evidence-Based Treatment Recommendations.

To date, there have been no studies that have specifically investigated which medications can and cannot be safely used to treat acne vulgaris in patients who have lupus erythematosus (LE). These pati...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Derivatives and salts of SALICYLIC ACID.

A topical dermatologic agent that is used in the treatment of ACNE VULGARIS and several other skin diseases. The drug has teratogenic and other adverse effects.

An important regulator of GENE EXPRESSION during growth and development, and in NEOPLASMS. Tretinoin, also known as retinoic acid and derived from maternal VITAMIN A, is essential for normal GROWTH; and EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT. An excess of tretinoin can be teratogenic. It is used in the treatment of PSORIASIS; ACNE VULGARIS; and several other SKIN DISEASES. It has also been approved for use in promyelocytic leukemia (LEUKEMIA, PROMYELOCYTIC, ACUTE).

A chronic disorder of the pilosebaceous apparatus associated with an increase in sebum secretion. It is characterized by open comedones (blackheads), closed comedones (whiteheads), and pustular nodules. The cause is unknown, but heredity and age are predisposing factors.

Amides of salicylic acid.

More From BioPortfolio on "Efficacy and Safety of a Preparation Containing an Antibiotic and Anti-Inflammatory Agent in Acne Vulgaris"

Quick Search

Relevant Topic

Acne
Acne is a common skin condition that causes spots to develop on the skin, usually on the face, back and chest..  The spots can range from blackheads and whiteheads which are often mild, to inflamed pus-filled pustules and cysts, which can be severe ...


Searches Linking to this Trial