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Evaluation of Eflornithine on Facial and Forearm Skin

2014-08-27 03:51:37 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate whether regular use of eflornithine 11.5% cream in treating women with facial hair will induce skin damage (atrophy) on the face and/or forearms

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double-Blind, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Hirsutism

Intervention

Eflornithine hydrochloride

Status

Completed

Source

Shire Pharmaceutical Development

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:51:37-0400

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