Observation – Atopic Dermatitis or Eczema treated with Protopic® (tacrolimus ointment)

Do you have Eczema or Atopic Dermatitis? Have you used Protopic® (tacrolimus) Ointment before you were 16 years of age to treat these conditions?  If so, you may qualify to participate in this observational research study.

The Dermatology and Laser Center of Charleston is currently conducting a long- term safety research study for Protopic®.  The APPLES Study is a prospective pediatric longitudinal evaluation study. Qualified participants will receive a physical examination every year and one dermatological examination every other year for ten years. Study participation requires little to no interference in your daily activities. All participants will receive a $10 payment following a paper or telephone interview conducted every six months.

Please provide your contact information to the right if you are interested in this study being conducted at DLCC.

This study has entered the observation stage.  Enrollment for this study has closed.

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