for people ages 25 months and up (full criteria)
at La Jolla, California and other locations
study started
estimated completion
Quyen Nguyen, MD



The purpose of the study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of active treatment (miconazole oil) for 7 versus 14 days, and to compare 14 days of active treatment (miconazole oil) to inactive treatment (placebo) over a 14-day treatment duration, in subjects with fungal infection (otomycosis) of the external ear.

Official Title

Dose-Ranging Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Miconazole Oil Used for 7 or 14 Days Compared With Vehicle in the Treatment of Otomycosis


Otomycosis Miconazole 7-Day Miconazole Oil (Miconazole 2%) 14-Day Miconazole Oil (Miconazole 2%)


You can join if…

Open to people ages 25 months and up

  • Uncomplicated otomycosis of the external ear only, age more than 2 year

You CAN'T join if...

  • Pregnancy
  • Other dermatoses or conditions of the ear that may interfere with the evaluation of otomycosis, including concomitant otic infections (including bacterial infection) that require antimicrobial treatment, disease that has spread beyond the external ear(s), or pre-existing skin atrophy of the affected ear(s)
  • Tympanostomy tube or perforated tympanic membrane in the ear(s) that will be treated
  • Previous surgery affecting the ear(s) that will be treated, except for prior tympanostomy tube(s)
  • Previous use of medicated treatments for otomycosis
  • Previous use of any systemic antifungal therapy, warfarin, and immunosuppressive or immune-stimulating drugs within 28 days of study entry, or systemic steroids within 3 months of study entry


  • University of California San Diego accepting new patients
    La Jolla California 92037-0970 United States
  • Head and Neck Surgery Specialist not yet accepting patients
    Chula Vista California 91910 United States

Lead Scientist

  • Quyen Nguyen, MD
    Dr. Nguyen is a Professor in the Department of Surgery at UCSD and is the Associate Director of Training and Education at the Moores Cancer Center. She received her combined M.D./Ph.D. degree from Washington University, School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. Her PhD focus, while in the lab of Jeff Lichtman, MD/PhD, was on synaptic maintenance and nerve regeneration.


accepting new patients
Start Date
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Hill Dermaceuticals, Inc.
Phase 2
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