Biologic Replaces Ointments & Surgery to Stop Aging
PHILADELPHIA, Traditionally, the accepted manner in Philadelphia for treating skin care usually involves a topical ointment, lasers or perhaps surgery for the more daring . The Institute for Advanced Skin Care and Optimal Health provides biologic treatments to prevent the signs of aging, according ...
The Use Of Ointments For The Treatment Of Osteoarthritis Questioned
used to treat the symptoms of osteoarthritis the major cause of disability in older people do not work for more than a few weeks // say researchers according to a recent study.According to researchers, the current guidelines in Europe and the United States recommend the use of top...
Avidas(TM) Pharmaceuticals and LaRon(TM) Pharma Inc. Announce Co-Promotion Agreement
...fast-drying, non-greasy corticosteroid in a clear, fragrance-free base. Scalacort relieves itching and inflammation of the scalp in areas where greasy ointments
and creams may not be cosmetically appealing. For added patient convenience, the Scalacort DK defence kit also includes complimentary defence(TM) medi...
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Announces Record First Quarter 2009 Results
...-selling Sumei Slim Patch, rose 141% to $9.1 million in the
first quarter of 2009, and accounted for 37% of revenue, up from 30% a year
ago. Sales of ointments
rose 242% year over year to $5.1 million, accounting
for 20% of revenue, compared to 12% of revenue a year ago. Sprays and
Bio-engineering products, ...
Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals Launches Two New Prescription Brands
...ed therapies. Centany(R) is the only mupirocin ointment indicated for impetigo free of polyethylene glycol(2), an ingredient found in other mupirocin ointments
that carry warnings for patients with impaired kidney function. Centany(R)'s unique vehicle also offers the cosmetically elegant texture of a cream w...
Chronic Pain Sufferers Report Relief: DRJ Group Teams With Adult Foster Care Facilities to Evaluate Effectiveness of Stopain Topical Analgesic
...0s with shoulder pain that developed after years of manual farm labor. According to Hanson, she had tried a series of pain medications, heat wraps and ointments
with no significant relief. When staff at the facility began applying Stopain to her shoulder before her daily nap, she noticed the cooling effect imm...
Avidas(TM) Pharmaceuticals Introduces Scalacort(TM) DK Which Offers Three Scalp Solutions in One Patient Convenience Kit
...fast-drying, non-greasy, corticosteroid in a clear fragrance-free base. Scalacort relieves itching and inflammation of the scalp in areas where greasy ointments
and creams may not be cosmetically appealing. For added patient convenience Scalacort DK also includes the following complimentary products: defence(T...
Burn rehabilitation experts at UT Southwestern outline best treatments for post-burn itching
...tion, Dr. Gabriel said.
He and his colleagues outlined a possible hierarchy of treatment strategies in the study, starting with topical creams and ointments
and progressing to oral antihistamines as well as evaluating non-medicinal treatments such as lasers, nerve stimulators and massage.
"Your arm is a...
FDA Warns of Skin-Numbing Drug Dangers
...ated with improper use of topical anesthetics available in over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription forms.
These skin-numbing products in cremes, ointments
or gels contain anesthetic drugs such as lidocaine, tetracaine, benzocaine, and prilocaine that are used to desensitize nerve endings near the skin's ...
Conference report highlights new research into drug delivery to treat eye disease
...elopments in drug therapies have either replaced or complemented surgery.
But the challenge lies in delivering the drugs. Topical delivery such as ointments
and drops are fairly ineffective, and delivery via intravitreous injection (an injection into the fluid in the behind the lens in the eye) can be hard...
Healing power of aloe vera proves beneficial for teeth and gums, too
...keep her skin soft. The modern use of aloe vera was first recognized the 1930s to heal radiation burns. Since then, it has been a common ingredient in ointments
that heal sunburn, minor cuts, skin irritation, and many other ailments. Recently, aloe vera has gained some popularity as an active ingredient in too...
New antimicrobial compound adheres to skin to promote healing
...s on a whale named Gasper who was rescued from a Mexico City amusement park and is now a popular resident of the Georgia Aquarium.
are commonly used in treating skin infections, but Capomacchia said that petroleum can be toxic and inhibit healing,"Using a petroleum product would b...
New label-free method tracks molecules and drugs in live cells
...in cells. They also used the technique to capture deep-skin penetration by dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), a compound added to many topical medications and ointments
to enhance absorption.
Scientists currently use a variety of techniques to visualize biomolecules, but most have significant limitations that are s...
Frontage Laboratories Completes Acquisition of Advanced Biomedical Research, Inc. (ABR)
...on development -- immediate and sustained release tablets
and capsules, injectables and oral liquids (including suspensions and
emulsions), creams and ointments
-- product development, clinical supplies
and commercialization services;
-- Custom organic synthesis and API development, GMP manufacture and
Organogenesis Debuts Educational Campaign for Sufferers of Chronic Leg and Foot Ulcers
...d online at
The campaign will focus on contrasting traditional wound care
treatments, such as ointments
and gauze dressings, versus living cell-based
therapies, the latest innovation in wound healing. The majority of DFU and
VLU patients are being treate...