Secukinumab is an FDA-approved drug used to ease the symptoms of moderate to severe psoriasis. It is predominately prescribed to adults who do not respond to other medications. Based on recent case studies, Secukinumab is known to significantly improve overall symptoms of psoriatic arthritis and provides patients with clear skin or almost clear skin during their first 12 weeks of treatment. "We've had trial patients tell us they are free from pain for the first time in years and they finally have their lives back, including some who no longer have to wear head-to-toe clothing to hide their condition," added Forman.
Forman is currently conducting trials for eczema, psoriasis, and psoriatic arthritis and plans to begin another eczema trial just for pediatric patients in September. Patients or parents of patients interested in the trial can learn more by watching this video, and apply by visiting http://www.forwardclinicaltrials.com/ or calling (813) 264-2155.
About Forward Clinical Trials:
Forward Clinical Trials (FCT) is a multi-specialty clinical trials practice that provides new, innovative medicines of the future. FCT is located in Tampa, Fla. It is led by Seth B. Forman, M.D., a board-certified dermatologist and founder of Forman Dermatology & Skin Cancer Institute. Founded in 2012, FCT is a multispecialty research site conducting Phase II – IV studies. FCT participates in trials involving investigational and FDA-approved drugs. For more information, visit us at www.formanderm.com or on Facebook.
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