"The results of this study were outstanding and clearly demonstrate the superiority of our formulation over existing products. Our extensive experience with the TPM platform delivery system suggests the strong possibility of obtaining similar results when our product is administered to humans," Mr. Rosen said.
Lidocaine is a widely used local anesthetic and antiarrhythmic drug. It is used topically to relieve itching, burning and pain from skin inflammations, injected as a dental anesthetic, and in minor surgery.
The most commonly encountered lidocaine preparations are marketed by Abraxis Pharmaceutical Products under the brand names Xylocaine(R) and Xylocard(R), and as 'Lanacane' topical ointment in the UK, though lidocaine is also found in many other proprietary preparations. It is available as an ointment, jelly, patch, or aerosol for topical use, as an oral solution, and as an injection for local anesthesia.
About Phosphagenics Limited
Phosphagenics is a Melbourne-based, globally driven biotechnology company focused on the discovery of new and cost effective ways to enhance the bioavailability, activity, safety and delivery of proven pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products.
Phosphagenics' core technology is built around the science and
application of phosphorylation, a process where the addition of a phosphate
group has been found to enhance the bioavailability, activity and safety of
existing pharmaceuticals and nutrace
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