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PuraCap Rolls Out Two New Acne Products

PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC is rolling out two new acne products, Eptex Controlled Release Acne Wash and Eptex Controlled Release Acne Relief Lotion. Available through healthcare professionals, the products utilize a controlled release Intelli-Target™ technology that delivers treatment where it's needed most minimizing side effects.

BioPharmX begins enrollment in phase 2b trial of BPX-01 for acne

BioPharmX announced it has begun enrollment of patients in its phase 2b clinical trial measuring the efficacy and safety of BPX-10 for treating acne vulgaris. The OPAL study is a 12-week multi-center, double-blind vehicle-controlled study of BPX-01, a fully solubilized topical minocycline gel that delivers the drug directly to the acne source while avoiding systemic exposure.

BioPharmX updates BPX-01 acne studies, releases Q1 financial results

BioPharmX recently announced financial results for the first quarter ending April 30 and research updates on BPX-01, a topical antibiotic for acne. The specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on dermatology and women’s health announced that it has completed full-patient enrollment in a phase 2a study of BPX-01, which will assess safety of the product in 30 patients, according to a press release.

Five recent developments highlight Acne Awareness Month

June is Acne Awareness Month. Recent developments reported on include research finding that Epiduo Forte Gel displayed significantly greater efficacy when compared with vehicle in treating patients with moderate-to-severe acne, and that a new regimen, called CoMMPlete, effectively reduced acne among a cohort of student athletes.