April 12, 2012

Hisamitsu America on Wednesday announced the company shipped a season's supply of their topical pain treatment Salonpas products to Jeremy Lin, the New York Knicks point guard who recently underwent surgery to repair a chronic meniscus tear in his knee and is expected to be off the court for about six weeks.

March 19, 2012

Mederma, a maker of scar therapy products, has introduced its new Mederma advanced scar gel, which is designed to reduce the overall appearance of scars caused by injury, acne, surgery or burns with one daily application.

March 2, 2012

Perrigo announced that it has initiated market launch and made its first shipments of minoxidil 5% foam, which is a generic version of Rogaine 5% foam hair regrowth treatment, to its retail and wholesale customers. Minoxidil 5% foam is marketed under store- or own-label brands.

January 3, 2012

Actavis has begun shipping clobetasol propionate shampoo and clobetasol propionate lotion, which were granted 180-day marketing exclusivity by the Food and Drug Administration.

October 19, 2011

ParaPRO on Saturday presented data showing the effectiveness of Natroba (spinosad) topical suspension, 0.9% against head lice and nits following one treatment without nit combing.

August 18, 2011

Forces of Nature on Wednesday introduced its brand called Control, featuring 14 USDA-certified organic and Food and Drug Administration-registered topical medicines that target seven hard-to-treat conditions, including acne, herpes cold sores (caused by the herpes simplex virus) and scars.

July 29, 2011

PharmaCline on Thursday announced it has secured the worldwide rights for drug delivery technology and existing antibiotic products from Phillips Co. that will enable production of a well-tolerated and broad-spectrum topical antibiotic.

July 11, 2011

Upsher-Smith Labs has launched a topical medication for itching and inflammation of the skin resulting from such conditions as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis, the company said Monday.

May 24, 2011

Alterna, a marketer of personal care products and therapeutic over-the-counter medicines, has signed a new trademark and know-how license agreement with Spirig Pharma AG of Egerkingen, Switzerland, which expands Alterna's exclusive rights to distribute Kerasal one-step exfoliating moisturizing foot ointment to 80 countries outside of North America.

April 4, 2011

A topical medication for treating low testosterone in men now is available, drug maker Eli Lilly said.

March 24, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a topical pain treatment made by Hi-Tech Pharmacal, the drug maker said Thursday.

March 1, 2011

Meda has launched a new cold sore treatment made by commercialization partner Medivir, Medivir said Tuesday.

February 1, 2011

A new weapon to battle hair loss has arrived.

October 31, 2010

Topical BioMedics on Monday announced additional distribution through The Vitamin Shoppe of its Topricin line...

October 25, 2010

L'Oreal Paris is looking to crack the genetic code to younger-acting skin with the January...

October 6, 2010

Professional Therapy MuscleCare last month was awarded “best new product” at the ECRM Health Management...

May 18, 2010

Axellia Pharmaceuticals on Tuesday announced its acquisition of the Phoenix Global Supply Group, based in...

May 3, 2010

Tender Corp. has released a topical moisturizing cream clinically proven to relieve foot discomfort....

March 14, 2010

Professional Therapy MuscleCare on Monday announced the launch of a line of topical analgesics into...

February 24, 2010

Fera Pharmaceuticals has begun shipping the full line of a topical drug for treating eye...