Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals Launches Two New Prescription Brands
Centany(R), previously marketed by Johnson & Johnson’s Ortho Dermatologics professional division, is indicated for the topical treatment of impetigo due to Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes, and will compete in a topical antibiotic market that exceeds
Uramaxin(TM) Foam is 20% urea in a vehicle containing ammonium lactate. These components make up the vast majority of prescriptions written by Dermatologists and Podiatrists for dry skin conditions. Uramaxin(TM) Foam is an effective, low-potency keratolytic that complements Uramaxin(TM) (45% Urea) Nail Gel and Uramaxin(TM) (45% Urea) Cream, high-potency keratolytics previously launched by the Company. The foam delivery system is a format gaining wide acceptance by both physicians and patients, and Uramaxin(TM) Foam is provided in a large size to add value to patients. Uramaxin(TM) Foam will compete in a skin softening market that approaches one million prescriptions annually.
Medimetriks CEO and Chairman,
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(1)Centany(R) Prescribing Information,
(2)Data on file, Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals.
Centany(R) is contraindicated in individuals with a history of sensitivity reactions to any of its components. The following local adverse reactions have been reported in connection with the use of Centany(R): application site reactions and pruritus, each in 1% of patients; contact dermatitis and furunculosis, each in 0.7% of patients; and exfoliative dermatitis and rash, each in 0.3% of patients.
Uramaxin(TM) Foam is for external use only. Avoid contact with eyes, lips or mucous membranes. Transient stinging, burning, itching or irritation may occur and normally disappears after discontinuing the medication.
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About Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals develops, licenses and commercializes prescription skincare products primarily for the Dermatology and Podiatry marketplaces. The Company’s mission is to enhance patient quality-of-life by providing innovative therapies that advance patient care.
The Company is located at 363 Route 46 West,
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