Navigation Links
Topaz Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Data from Topical Ivermectin Trials Presented at Society of Pediatric Dermatology
Date:7/28/2010

ication of live lice at Day 15 compared to vehicle (p less than or equal to 0.003), with 0.5%, the concentration now in Phase 3 studies,  having the greatest efficacy of the three concentrations studied.

"The results from this phase 2 study are very encouraging," said Dr. Meinking. "Head lice can cause families tremendous anxiety and embarrassment, and parents are looking for a treatment that is safe and effective.  Ivermectin has a well-established record in treating other parasitic infections and this easy-to-use formulation shows great promise for treating head lice."

Lydie Hazan, MD, founder and CEO of Impact Clinical Trials, presented two studies in which the pharmacokinetics, safety and effectiveness of this 0.5% ivermectin cream were assessed in head lice-infested children.  Across the studies, children aged 6 months to 10 years were enrolled, including those weighing less than 15kg. Ivermectin was not detected in the plasma of any of the 10 children in the first study who were sampled.  In the second study, using a very sensitive test, detected levels of ivermectin  were less than 1% of those that occur when the tablet form of ivermectin is administered.  In both studies, there was a high level of elimination of head lice infestations in children treated with the 0.5% topical ivermectin formulation.

Impact of Head Lice

Head lice is a common condition that occurs throughout the world.(1)(2)  It is estimated that 6-12 million infestations occur each year in the United States, with infestations typically affecting children between the ages of three and 11.(3)  The social and economic burden of head lice can be significant,(4)(5)(6) and may lead to social ostracism, cause parental anxiety and act as a source of economic loss th
'/>"/>

SOURCE Topaz Pharmaceuticals
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP and Janet Jenner & Suggs, LLC Comment on Conagra Advisory Regarding Pot Pies Linked to Salmonella Outbreak
2. Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated by the Law Firm of Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP
3. Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. by the Law Firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP
4. TOPAZ Technologies and Tecniplast USA Launch RFID Mobile Census
5. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Clearance to Resume Clinical Trials for XIAFLEX(TM)
6. Vion Pharmaceuticals Completes Accrual of 85 Patients to its Pivotal Phase II Trial of Cloretazine(R) (VNP40101M) in Elderly AML
7. Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Announce Receipt of an FDA Action Letter for Bifeprunox, an Investigational Treatment for Schizophrenia
8. Callisto Pharmaceuticals Opens Additional Sites for Phase II Clinical Trial of Atiprimod in Advanced Carcinoid Cancer Patients
9. WallSt.net (www.wallst.net) Updates the Investment Community Through an All-New Interview With RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals CEO
10. Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Presented Positive Preclinical Results of Systemic RNAi Compound for Acute Renal Failure (ARF)
11. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Doses First Patient in Cotara(R) Phase II Brain Cancer Trial In India
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2015)... BOSTON , January 23, 2015 ... development company, is delighted to announce that the Malcolm ... Miles Congreve (Vice President of Chemistry), Fiona ... Weir (Chief Executive Officer and co-founder) for the seminal ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015  ViewRay™, a privately held medical device company, ... distributor agreement with ITOCHU Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange TYO: ... the treatment of cancer in Japan ... world,s first and only MRI-guided radiation therapy system that ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Jan. 22, 2015  Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI ), ... innovative proprietary products to treat voiding dysfunctions, today reported ... 31, 2014.  Global revenue for the Company,s ... million, a new quarterly revenue record, as compared to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 2Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 3Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 4ITOCHU Named the Exclusive Distributor for ViewRay's MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System in Japan 2Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 2Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 3Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 4Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 5Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 6Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 7Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 8Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 9Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 10Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 11Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 12Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 13Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 14Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 15Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 16Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 17Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 18
... ... ... , , , ... ...
... ... ... ... ...
Cached Medicine Technology:INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Positive Phase III Efficacy Trial Results for Fentanyl Sublingual Spray 2INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Positive Phase III Efficacy Trial Results for Fentanyl Sublingual Spray 3INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Positive Phase III Efficacy Trial Results for Fentanyl Sublingual Spray 4Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 2Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 3Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 4Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 5Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 6Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 7Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 8Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 9Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 10Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 11Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 12Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update 13
(Date:1/22/2015)... The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention is pleased to announce ... Services at North Carolina State’s College of Veterinary Medicine ... Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service—the organization’s highest award. ... of volunteer experts to direct its work to improve ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Woodloch Pines, an all-inclusive ... selected by TripAdvisor as the number one best large hotel ... in the world for their annual Travelers’ Choice Awards. ... . The website is home to millions of unbiased and ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... The Incredible Bulk is a revolutionary method ... lean muscle by up to 30lbs in less than 12 ... HealthyandFitZone.com’s Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative review. , “Our ... scientific diet formula that allows the body to pack on ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... York (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The federal ... in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia ... Inc. in that proceeding’s first bellwether trial. In an Order ... a new trial after finding that C.R. Bard had not ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Autocarinsurancebest.com has released ... purchasing a commercial auto insurance policy . , Auto ... their vehicles. It is no longer necessary to call an ... are now available online on a single website: http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 2Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 3Health News:Gigi Davidson, Pioneer in Veterinary Pharmacy and Leader in Pharmacy Compounding, honored with USP’s Beal Award for Dedication to Public Health 4Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 2Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 3Health News:The Incredible Bulk: Review Examining Ben Pakulski’s Brand New Bulking Muscle Building Diet Program Released 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2
... be the best drug to control high blood ... according to a new study. ,At The ... was shown to be statistically significantly better than ... among African-American hypertensive patients in a multicenter, randomized, ...
... mutations accelerate the series of cell// deaths that lead ... University of Wisconsin-Madison, growing old happens when the genetic ... deaths that may lead to hearing loss, loss of ... structures and less number of red bloods cells. The ...
... Srivastava and his colleagues of UT Southwestern Medical Center of ... responsible for aortic valve disease. Aortic valve disease is a ... ,The study was done in five generations of a ... the 11 members of the family who were affected by ...
... India has now issued a list of permitted additives ... grades that should be followed in the manufacture of ... after a number of reports claimed that individuals found ... adverse effects. ,The substances permitted according to ...
... and spread in humans// by inhaling spores from infected animals. It ... a report of Anthrax among the farm animals of the state ... the health officials. ,Kerala has also imposed ban on farm ... market town on the border of Kerala and Tamil Nadu that ...
... of instituting a pharmaceutical price// index similar to the ... fluctuations for price-related decisions. At present, the government is ... ORG-IMS for drug price revisions. However it is felt ... the retail audit of formulations is not quite effective. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Hypertension Drug of Choice for African Americans 2Health News:Mutations in NOTCH1 cause an early developmental defect in the aortic valve 2Health News:Anthrax Scare In Tamil Nadu State of India 2
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
Medicine Products: