Latest Over-the-counter drug Stories

2013-05-17 23:01:41

Topricin Pain Relief and Healing Cream has been listed among nationally recommended over-the-counter (OTC) health products 2012 — 2013 in an initiative conducted by "U.S. News" in collaboration with the trade journal "Pharmacy Times." The product--which is not in mass market distribution yet--has earned the “No. 1 Pharmacists Recommended designation” in the “Topical Analgesics” category, and is the only homeopathic product on the recommendation list. Rhinebeck,...

2013-05-13 23:03:10

Skin care industry veteran Anne M. Egger brings 30 years of experience to TopMD, Inc.'s Board of Directors. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Dallas-based TopMD Skin Care, makers of CLn® BodyWash and CLn® SportWash, today announced its vice president of marketing and sales, Anne Egger, will join TopMD, Inc. Board of Directors. Egger is a dermatology industry expert of 30 years. She has served as TopMD´s vice president of marketing and sales since 2012, leading the launch of the...

Morning After Pill Approved For Ages 15 And Up
2013-05-02 05:50:44

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved on Tuesday the over-the-counter sale of morning-after pills for those 15 years of age and older, and will make the pills available on store shelves, rather than being sold from a pharmacy. Until now, emergency contraception has been available by prescription only to those under the age of 17, and was only sold from behind pharmacy counters. The FDA ruling, which takes effect...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'