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an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin

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In June 1982, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Accutane for treatment of cystic acne and over the years the FDA has repeatedly required Roche/Hoffmann-La Roche to strengthen their warnings concerning the danger of birth defects associated with Accutane on 8 different occasions.
Table 48: Photodynamic Therapy Device - Acne - Cystic Acne, Product Status 50
1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Southern California-based dermatologist Ava Shamban, MD and co-investigators Mikiko Enokibori, MD, and Vic Narurkar, MD, conducted a global multi-center study using Isolaz to treat patients suffering from various degrees of acne, ranging from mild and moderate inflammatory acne to severe nodular and cystic acne.
Acne: Prescription and ancillary products for the treatment of cystic acne and lesser grades of acne are now available to the public.
A dermatologist also may prescribe isotretinoin for women with cystic acne that is accompanied by scarring.
The Company targets its products and treatments to a wide variety of specific dermatological disease areas, including cystic acne, psoriasis, eczema, and seborrhea.
This includes patients with significant sun damage, rosacea and even severe cystic acne.
The FDA approved Accutane(R) in 1982 as a prescription medication for severe or cystic acne.
Heesch continued, "We currently have OTC product applications under FDA review for seven separate disorders including: Cystic Acne, Folliculitis, Skin Rejuvenation, Contact Dermatitis, Seborrhea, Cold Sores and Athletes Foot.
Isotretinoin is a key treatment for severe cystic acne, yet the medication may result in serious side effects if taken incorrectly and should only be used by patients in consultation with their physician.
Short contact photodynamic therapy has proven successful in the treatment of moderate to severe cystic acne, a condition usually treated with the long- term use of antibiotics or isotretinoin.
A world leader in fatty acid metabolism, Pilot has pioneered Functional Liponomics(TM), a proprietary, state-of-the-art research platform combining fatty acid and genomic profiling, and has used this research to develop or acquire product candidates for asthma, arthritis, coronary heart disease, cystic acne and cancer.
It has developed a technology that treats acne, eczema, psoriasis, moluscum, cystic acne and other common skin disorders without the undesirable side effects often associated with prescription drugs.
99257, are synthetic drugs for the treatment of cystic acne and cancer,