New Drug Approvals Archive - November 2006
NitroMist (nitroglycerin) Lingual Aerosol
Date of Approval: November 2, 2006
Company: NovaDel Pharma
Treatment for: Angina Pectoris
NitroMist is an oral spray formulation of nitroglycerin indicated for acute relief of an attack or acute prophylaxis of angina pectoris due to coronary artery disease.
Ziana (clindamycin phosphate and tretinoin) Gel
Date of Approval: November 7, 2006
Company: Medicis and Dow Pharmaceutical Sciences
Treatment for: Acne
Ziana Gel (clindamycin phosphate and tretinoin) is a topical antibiotic and retinoid combination indicated for the treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 12 years or older.