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APPLES: A Prospective Pediatric Longitudinal Evaluation to Assess the Long-Term Safety of Tacrolimus Ointment for the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis

16 Years
Open (Enrolling)
Atopic Dermatitis

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Trial Information

APPLES: A Prospective Pediatric Longitudinal Evaluation to Assess the Long-Term Safety of Tacrolimus Ointment for the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis

Data will be collected at enrollment and every 6 months thereafter either by interview,
Internet, or physician office visit. Each subject will be followed for 10 years in this

Inclusion Criteria:

- Subjects who first used Protopic® 0.03% or 0.1% before they were sixteen years of age
and were treated for at least 6 weeks for the treatment of Atopic dermatitis may
enroll into the study.

Type of Study:


Study Design:

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Outcome Measure:

The endpoint is the occurrence of serious adverse events, including the observation of systemic and cutaneous malignancies

Outcome Time Frame:

At six month intervals for ten years

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

Medical Director

Investigator Role:

Study Director

Investigator Affiliation:

Astellas Pharma Global Development


United States: Food and Drug Administration

Study ID:




Start Date:

May 2005

Completion Date:

August 2022

Related Keywords:

  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Protopic Ointment
  • tacrolimus ointment
  • atopic dermatitis
  • child
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis, Atopic



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