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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Acute Steroid Responsive Dermatoses or Chronic Steroid Responsive Dermatoses
and you are
between 18 and 85
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

Triamcinolone acetonide is a mid-potency, class 4/5 topical corticosteroid that is available in a spray formulation (Triamcinolone Acetonide Spray, T Spray). It is indicated for the relief of inflammatory and pruritic manifestations of corticosteroid-responsive dermatoses. Unlike more potent steroid products, T Spray has no time limitations on its use; therefore, it is commonly used to treat flares in psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, and contact dermatitis. In contrast to creams and ointments, T Spray can easily cover large and hard-to-reach areas of the body. Its optional nozzle directs application of the medication to precise areas without affecting nearby areas. Patients requiring a mid-potency corticosteroid for lesions on the scalp, back, intertriginous folds, large areas, or areas that require precise application would benefit from the T Spray formulation. In the time since the introduction of T Spray to dermatology, other topical corticosteroids have entered the market, but T Spray remains the only mid-potency corticosteroid available in a spray formulation. In a recently published open-label, non-comparator study involving 42 patients with chronic steroid-responsive dermatoses, T Spray was used up to four times a day for 28 days. Improvement of lesions after one week of treatment was experienced by 85% of patients, and 95% of subjects preferred the spray over creams and ointment. Most importantly, 56% of patients reported an anti-pruritic cooling effect which was experienced upon application.

Provided treatments

  • Drug: Triamcinolone Acetonide spray
  • Drug: Triamcinolone acetonide cream
  • Drug: Alcohol spray

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01736670. The sponsor of the trial is Patel, Rita Vikram, M.D. and it is looking for 30 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
An Investigator-Initiated Study to Assess the Cooling Effect of Triamcinolone Acetonide Aerosol When Used for Steroid-Responsive Dermatoses