Venous Ulcer

Venous Ulcer

A wound on the leg or ankle caused by abnormal or damaged veins.
Venous ulcers are due to abnormal vein function. People may inherit a tendency for abnormal veins. Common causes of damaged veins include blood clots, injury, aging, and obesity.
Symptoms include swelling, achiness, and tiredness in the legs. Usually a red, irritated skin rash develops into an open wound.
Treatment includes leg elevation, compression, and wound care. Sometimes surgery is needed.
    • Study product: Cream
    • Subjects must be at least 18 years of age or older.
    • Subjects must have a Venous Leg Ulcer.
    • The wound must be located on the leg.
    • Subject cannot be on dialysis.
    • Subject cannot be pregnant.
    • Study duration study is estimated 12 weeks.
    • Subject will be compensated for participation.


Frequently Asked Questions.

A clinical research trial is a scientific research aimed at testing the efficacy and safety of an investigational/experimental drug, medical device or any set of procedures which claims to improve a disease or a medical condition. The research also establishes the quantity of drug needed, any side effects, potential benefits and risks associated with its use. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) evaluates the results of such trials before approving any medication for general use in the United States.

When considering participating in a trial, discuss it with your doctor and the clinical research team. You may want to fully understand following before consenting to be a part of the trial:

  1. The objectives of study
  2. Potential benefits, risks or discomfort associated with the trial
  3. Duration of the trial
  4. Travel and Time commitments
  5. Any medical tests that you may require
  6. Any previous experience of people who have undertaken the trial.
  7. Your medical assistance requirements
  8. Any treatment alternatives if you choose not to participate in the study