Last updated on July 2019

Effectiveness Study of Ketoconazole and Betamethasone to Treat Fungal Infection and Dermatophytosis

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Tinea
  • Age: Between 18 - 65 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ability to understand and consent to participate in this clinical research, expressed by signing the Informed Consent Form (ICF);
  • Participants with moderate or severe clinical diagnosis of superficial mycoses caused by Candida ssp or following fungal /dermatophytosis infections: inflammatory tinea corporis inflammatory (except face), inflammatory tinea cruris and inflammatory tinea pedis, with confirmation through direct mycological examination. In moderate or severe superficial mycosis that present at least moderate erythema and itching signs and slight peeling according to the evaluation by the four-point category scale (0=absent, 1-mild, 2-moderate, 3-severe);

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Any observational finding (clinical/ physical evaluation) that is interpreted by the investigator as a risk to the research participant's participation in the clinical trial;
  • Known hypersensitivity to the drug components used during the study;
  • Use of prohibited drugs and treatment prohibited in the last 90 days;
  • Immune impairment, according to investigator assessment;
  • Vulvovaginal candidiasis diagnostics, balanopreputial, nail, chronic mucocutaneous or oral;
  • Diagnosis of chickenpox, rosacea, herpes simplex or zoster, skin tuberculosis or skin syphilis, systemic fungal infection;
  • Participants who, though they have studied diagnosis of fungal infections requiring systemic treatment according to the severity of injury and according to the opinion of the investigator;
  • Participants that have skin lesions with clinical signs of bacterial infection;
  • Participants who, according to investigator assessment, require systemic antibiotic treatment;
  • Participants that are in any treatment , in the opinion of the investigator, may affect the results of the study;
  • Participants diagnosed with HIV;
  • Participants diagnosed with Diabetes Mellitus;
  • Participants with a history of smallpox vaccine reaction;
  • Women in gestation period or who are breastfeeding;
  • Female participants who are in the reproductive age and do not agree to use acceptable methods of contraception (oral contraceptives, injectable contraceptives, intrauterine device (IUD), hormonal implants, barrier methods, hormonal patch and tubal ligation); except surgically sterile (bilateral oophorectomy or hysterectomy), the menopausal for at least one year and participants who declare to perform sexual practices on a not to reproductive way;
  • Participant who participated in clinical in the last twelve months, unless the investigator considers that there may be direct benefit to thereof;
  • Participant has some kinship of second degree or bond with employees or employees of Sponsor and Research Center.

Recruitment Status: Open

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