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Triax Pharmaceuticals, Providers of the No. 1 Prescribed Mid-Potency Corticosteroid Brand, Introduce a New Size of Locoid Lotion 0.1%
Date:3/19/2009

Launched at the 67th Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting

CRANFORD, N.J., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Triax Pharmaceuticals, the marketers of Locoid Lipocream(R) (hydrocortisone butyrate 0.1%) the leading mid-potency corticosteroid brand, introduces a new 4 oz. size of its recently launched Locoid(R) Lotion.

Launched at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) meeting in San Francisco, Locoid(R) Lotion (hydrocortisone butyrate 0.1%) contains a moisturizing vehicle to cover larger areas and hairy areas of affected skin with an elegant, non-greasy application; and is indicated to treat mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis in patients as young as 3 months of age(1).

Locoid Lotion (hydrocortisone butyrate 0.1% lotion) is the only class 5 corticosteroid indicated for patients with AD ages 3 months of age and older. It has been proven to provide significant relief of all AD symptoms in pediatric and adult patients(1,2). By the conclusion of one study, 89% of patients had symptoms of skin-barrier disruption eliminated or reduced to mild. By Day 8, average pruritis-symptom scores were reduced to less than mild.

Dr. Adelaide Hebert, a dermatologist based in Houston, Texas remarks, "Locoid Lotion has unique properties, and is an ideal product for certain hard to treat areas such as the chest, the arms, and the legs."

Locoid Lotion is available nationwide in a 2 fl. oz. or a 4 fl. oz. bottle.

Reversible HPA axis suppression may occur with the potential for corticosteroid insufficiency. Consider periodic evaluations for HPA axis suppression if applied to large surface areas or used under occlusion. Systemic effects of topical corticosteroids may also include manifestations of Cushing's syndrome, hyperglycemia, and glucosuria. Pediatric patients may be more susceptible to systemic toxicity due to their large skin surface-to-body-mass ratios. Initiate appropriate therapy if a concomitant skin infection develops. Discontinue use if irritation develops.

About Triax Pharmaceuticals, LLC

Triax Pharmaceuticals is a specialty pharmaceutical company with integrated sales, marketing, and development expertise that markets a portfolio of branded dermatological products. Triax focuses on marketing dermatology products in the United States.

(1) Matheson R, Kempers S, Breneman D, et al. Hydrocortisone butyrate 0.1% lotion in the treatment of atopic dermatitis in pediatric subjects. J Drugs Dermatol. 2008;7:266-271.

(2) Data on file.

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