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....
Reduce Patients’ Gout Pain…

Reduce Patients’ Gout Pain…

…“At the Site” and In Their Pocket Chain Drug Review | April 24, 2017 Gensco Pharma Introduces the First Complete Gout Savings Program The innovative ColciGel® Allopurinol Voucher Program offers patients affordable access to ColciGel® for acute gout flares and...
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.

A Review and Case Study of Astero®  (Lidocaine HCl 4%), a New Prescription Hydrogel for Painful Wounds

A Review and Case Study of Astero® (Lidocaine HCl 4%), a New Prescription Hydrogel for Painful Wounds

By Marc A. Brenner, DPM | Podiatry Management, Clinical Innovations, The Diabetic Foot.
Wound pain has numerous, often interlinked, causes that may relate to the initial injury, the inflammatory response or infection. Pain may also result from interventions, such as dressing removal, cleansing, debridement, compression therapy, or topical treatments. Pain as a result of trauma, particularly during the dressing change procedure, has been described by patients as the worst part of dealing with a wound.1

MDose v Tube Study

MDose v Tube Study

MDose™ Technology Background It has been shown that convenience, ease of dispensing and favorable tolerability are key characteristics that may increase patient compliance with topical dermatologic therapy.[1],[2],[3] Additionally, the quantity of drug utilized with...
Medicare (CGDP) Gap Announcement

Medicare (CGDP) Gap Announcement

Gensco Pharma Announces Additions to 2017 CGDP on CMS Gensco products will be available to MEDICARE patients in 2017            ...