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CICATRIX in the Treatment of Recent Post-surgical Scars

2014-08-27 03:18:47 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of the study is to assess the efficacy of CICATRIX (Asian Gotu Kola or Pennywort) usage in the treatment of recent post-surgical scars. The duration of this double-blind placebo controlled phase 3 clinical trial will be 4 weeks. The estimated number of persons to be recruited and randomized for the study is 90.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Post-surgical Scars

Intervention

Cicatrix, Placebo

Location

"Cdte. Manuel Fajardo Rivero" Clinical-Surgical-Docent Hospital
Havana City
Havana
Cuba
10400

Status

Recruiting

Source

Catalysis SL

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:18:47-0400

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