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FDA Medwatch Alert: Piyanping Anti-Itch Lotion: Recall - Incorrect Active Ingredient

Posted 30 Aug 2017 by

ISSUE: Lucky Mart Inc. is voluntarily recalling lots C14005, C16001 and C16002 of Piyanping Anti-Itch Lotion to the consumer level. The product was manufactured using the active pharmaceutical ingredient dexamethasone rather than hydrocortisone. Dexamethasone is not listed as an ingredient in the labeling. Dexamethasone is a higher potency steroid than hydrocortisone and may have a longer ...

Mouse Study Hints at Treatment for Itch-Related Ills Like Eczema

Posted 11 Jun 2015 by

THURSDAY, June 11, 2015 – An itch that just won't go away: Many people will suffer from eczema or some other ailment involving chronic itch during their lifetime, and a new study in mice hints at why this happens. The scientists who've spotted a gene involved in chronic itch also believe the finding could lead to new treatments. The study was co-authored by Rachel Brem, a geneticist and ...

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