High intensity red light for Vitiligo

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
2
Safety
VitiligoRed light - Procedure
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will assess whether red light can help treat vitiligo, a chronic skin disease.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: assessments at 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 weeks during treatment then at 4, 8, and 12 weeks post treatment

Week 12
Change in the modified VASI score compared to baseline.

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

2 of 3
This is further along than 68% of similar trials

Trial Design

4 Treatment Groups

High intensity red light
1 of 4
No treatment1 (covered)
1 of 4
Low intensity red laser
1 of 4
No treatment2 (covered)
1 of 4

Active Control

16 Total Participants · 4 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: High intensity red light · No Placebo Group · Phase 2

High intensity red light
Procedure
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Red light · Intervention Types: Procedure
No treatment1 (covered)NoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: No treatment1 (covered) · Intervention Types:
Low intensity red laser
Procedure
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Red light · Intervention Types: Procedure
No treatment2 (covered)NoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: No treatment2 (covered) · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: assessments at 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 weeks during treatment then at 4, 8, and 12 weeks post treatment

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of British ColumbiaLead Sponsor
1,325 Previous Clinical Trials
1,534,077 Total Patients Enrolled
4 Trials studying Vitiligo
109 Patients Enrolled for Vitiligo
Harvey Lui, MD, FRCPCPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of British Columbia
3 Previous Clinical Trials
64 Total Patients Enrolled
3 Trials studying Vitiligo
64 Patients Enrolled for Vitiligo

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have localized or generalized vitiligo that involves a non mucosal or acral site.
Patients should have a patch of at least 25 cm2 that shows no more than 10% repigmentation as assessed visually.

Who else is applying?

How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Did not meet criteria100.0%