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New England Journal of Medicine Article Reviews the Benefits of Ingenol Mebutate in Field Treatment of Actinic Keratoses
Date:3/14/2012

PARSIPPANY, New Jersey, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Ingenol mebutate was proven efficacious with a once-daily application for only 2 or 3 days

Today, the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) published an analysis of pooled results from LEO Pharma's four Phase III clinical trials for ingenol mebutate gel, demonstrating that ingenol mebutate gel is safe and effective for the treatment of actinic keratoses (AKs) on the trunk-extremities or face-scalp with only 2 or 3 days use, respectively.[1]

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Ingenol mebutate gel, marketed in the US as Picato®, is a new topical gel for the treatment of actinic keratosis. Actinic keratoses can be considered a precursor to squamous cell carcinoma (SCC).[3]The authors of this publication concluded that with a once-daily treatment for only 2 or 3 consecutive days, ingenol mebutate gel will provide physicians with an effective new option for the treatment of actinic keratosis.

The authors of the article, Ingenol Mebutate Gel for Actinic Keratosis, reported, "Two clear benefits are derived from the short exposure to ingenol mebutate."  The article explains that the short 2- or 3-day dosing combined with the rapid resolution of local skin responses (LSRs) may benefit patients.    

Lead author Mark Lebwohl, M.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, said: "In these Phase III trials, almost all patients completed the full course of treatment. The evidence provided by these controlled studies shows ingenol mebutate gel to be an effective treatment for AKs on the head or body."

Ingenol mebutate gel is a field-directed topical therapy that enables treatment of an area or field containing AKs on the head or body. In the pooled analysis of the face and scalp data in the New England Journal of M
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