Biafine

Biafine

A topical preparation used to decreased the risk of and treat skin reactions to radiodermatitis, as well as manage full- and partial-thickness wounds, and 1st- and 2nd-degree burns.

Biafine®

Wound care A topical preparation to ↓ the risk of and treat skin reactions to radiation therapy/radiodermatitis, as well as treatment and management of full and partial-thickness dermal wounds, 1st- and 2nd-degree burns. See Radiation therapy.
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The chemicals are ingredients in a variety of drugs, including Biafine (used for treating skin burns), Drill (used in cough syrups) and Zyrtec (anti-itching and sneezing).
02% and BIAFINE topical emulsion, as well as the company's new medical device, the advanced collagen dermal filler, EVOLENCE dermal filler.
Phase Ill randomised study comparing best supportive care to biafine as a prophylactic agent for radiation-induced skin toxicity for women undergoing breast irradiation.
Phase III randomised study comparing best supportive care to biafine as a prophylactic agent for radiation-induced skin toxicity for women undergoing breast irradiation.
Indications for the product, named Biafine (OrthoNeutrogena/Medix Pharmaceuticals), include partial- and full-thickness wounds, pressure sores, and dermal ulcers, including lower leg ulcers.
An image analysis study conducted to determine the speed and extent of wound healing found that Biafine healed wounds in 8 days, compared with 12 days for petrolatum (IEEE Trans.
Biafine (Medix Pharmaceuticals, Tampa, FL), a wound-healing product from France, has been touted to reduce radiation-related skin toxicity.
Makers of Biafine, WDE, which provides deep dermal hydration, replenishes natural skin barrier function, fights maceration, recruits macrophages for rapid granulation, epithelialization/wound closure of partial/full thickness wounds, and first- or second-degree burns and dry skin conditions.
com is the leading online retailer for Avibon vitamin A retinyl palmitate (retinol) and today the site announces consumers worldwide can order Avibon (the active ingredient in tretinoin), as well as Homeoplasmine in 40g tubes that heals dry, cracked skin and lips, and Biafine Trolamine for post-treatment for cosmetic and plastic surgery and dermatology treatments.
Studies showed that Biafine RE (radiodermatitis emulsion) isn't radioprotective, but the cream does have benefits: It's a macrophage cell stimulator, promotes fibroblast proliferation, and may decrease some of the markers of vascular damage.
In October, the Company announced the completion of its acquisition of Biapharm SAS, a producer and marketer of skin care products in France, centered on the leading brand BIAFINE.
MPA) announced today that its wound management emulsion, Biafine(R), is now separately packaged in the United States specifically for two applications: Biafine Wound Dressing Emulsion (WDE) for the management of dermal wounds and burns and Biafine Radiodermatitis Emulsion (RE) for protection against skin reactions induced by radiation therapy and management of these reactions.