Active Ingredient(s):Ingenol Mebutate FDA Approved: * January 23, 2012 Pharm Company: *LEO PHARMA AS Category:Skin Care
Ingenol mebutate, sold under the brand name Picato, is a substance that is found in the sap of the plant Euphorbia peplus, commonly known as milkweed, and is an inducer of cell death. A gel formulation of the drug has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the topical treatment of actinic keratosis. Two different strengths of the gel have been approved for use on eithe...
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