Pruritus And Dry Skin Archives - MPR

Pruritus And Dry Skin

Tradipitant Misses Primary End Point in Atopic Dermatitis Trial

Vanda Pharmaceuticals announced data from the phase 3 EPIONE study of tradipitant for the treatment of pruritus in atopic dermatitis. The 8-week, multicenter, double-blind, placebo-controlled study evaluated the efficacy of tradipitant, a neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist, in 341 adult patients with atopic dermatitis who presented with severe pruritus. Patients were randomized 1:1 to receive either tradipitant…

Nemolizumab Gets Breakthrough Therapy Status for Prurigo Nodularis

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy designation to nemolizumab (Galderma) for the treatment of pruritus associated with prurigo nodularis. Prurigo nodularis is a rare skin disease that is characterized by the formation of hard, itchy nodules on the skin. It is commonly associated with intense itching that may lead to severe…

Baricitinib Beneficial in Two Phase 3 Atopic Dermatitis Trials

Lilly and Incyte announced positive top-line results from two Phase 3 clinical trials evaluating baricitinib for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis. Results from the BREEZE-AD1 and BREEZE-AD2 placebo-controlled trials showed that treatment with baricitinib monotherapy led to a statistically significant proportion of patients achieving Investigator’s Global Assessment for Atopic Dermatitis score of clear…