Adults aged 18 to 80 years old with a diagnosis of active notalgia paresthetica (NP), may qualify to participate. Individuals must have at least a 6-month history of chronic pruritus (itch) due to NP, as well as the presence of hyperpigmentation (dark patches of skin) and/or lichenification (thick and leathery skin) in the middle to upper back in the vicinity of the scapula.
Participants will receive investigational oral medication (active study drug) or placebo, in tablet form. Study medication and study-related care will be provided at no cost. Reimbursement for study-related expenses will also be provided.
Study participation will last about 19 weeks and involve about 9 visits to the study centre.
Call the study centre near you, or register now.