STL Volume 6 Number 1

Update on Drugs and Drug News

Update on Drugs and Drug News: Number 1 2000

Update on: Clobetasol propionate Olux Foam 0.05% Alitretinoin 0.1% gel Panretin Graftskin Apligraf Bexarotene 1% gel Targretin 10% Docosanol Cream Bleomycin ANDA
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Treatment Options For The Cutaneous Manifestations Of Systemic Sclerosis

Systemic sclerosis is a multisystem disorder with vascular instability as a clinical hallmark. Treatment currently consists of recognition and management of end-organ damage.
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Ciclopirox Nail Lacquer Topical Solution 8%

Ciclopirox nail lacquer 8% (Penlac, Aventis Pharma) was approved by the US FDA in December 1999, as a component of a comprehensive management program, for use in immunocompetent patients who have mild to moderate onychomycosis of the fingers and toes without lunula involvement due to Trichophyton rubrum.