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Protected: Topical vs Transdermal Lidocaine

Protected: Topical vs Transdermal Lidocaine

Prescription Product Comparison for Intact Skin   Product 5% Lidocaine Ointment[1] Lidocaine Patch[2] LiDORx[3] Delivery System N/A Reservoir Patch Transdermal Delivery System Indications Lidocaine ointment 5% is indicated for production of anesthesia of...
Physician Explores Gout Treatment Options

Physician Explores Gout Treatment Options

As seen in Chain Drug Review | May 15, 2017 MIAMI — Gout is an extremely painful form of inflammatory arthritis and the most common form of this type of arthritis in men, according to Dr. Gary Myerson, a founding fellow of the American College of Rheumatology....
The Difference Between Topical and Transdermal Medications

The Difference Between Topical and Transdermal Medications

White Paper by Robert L. Wilbur, Pharm.D., CPh | Executive Director, Medical Affairs, Gensco Pharma Abstract Topical medications are widely used as prescription or over the counter (OTC) treatments for a variety of conditions. Though, their use is common, there exists...
Advances in Treatment of Painful Wounds

Advances in Treatment of Painful Wounds

by Marc Alan Brenner, DPM, The Institute for Diabetic Foot Research As seen in Podiatry Management | November 2016 Wound management is one of the most common aspects of podiatric practice. The etiology of the wound may vary from post-surgical, traumatic, or disease...
Gensco’s Astero hydrogel alleviates diabetic foot ulcers

Gensco’s Astero hydrogel alleviates diabetic foot ulcers

As seen in Chain Drug Review’s Diabetes Care Report.
Approximately 15% of people with diabetes suffer from foot ulcers, and treating them properly can be challenging for the patient. However, failure to do so, with resulting infection, carries the danger of eventual amputation.