EPIEN Medical Releases ORALMEDIC(R) Barrier Solution Over The Counter in Canada.
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- EPIEN Medical, Inc., ("EPIEN") announced today that it has commenced OTC OTC
See over-the-counter market (OTC). distribution of its new oral ulcer An oral ulcer (from Latin ulcus) is the name for the appearance of an open sore inside the mouth caused by a break in the mucous membrane or the epithelium on the lips or surrounding the mouth. treatment product, ORALMEDIC[R] Barrier Solution, in Canada. Product distribution will be handled by a partnership between Axel Kraft and Corum Marketing of Toronto. Initially, ORALMEDIC[R] will be available in selected Rexall Pharma Plus pharmacies and A&P and Dominion stores The Dominion name is used by two separate supermarket chains in Canada:
ORALMEDIC[R] Barrier Solution is the only OTC product available in the world that immediately and permanently ends oral ulcer pain with one ten-second treatment. Canada joins the U.K. as the first countries offering the product to their consumers. Approval to release the product in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. is currently pending FDA FDA
Food and Drug Administration
n.pr See Food and Drug Administration.
n.pr the abbreviation for the Food and Drug Administration. regulatory review.
Commenting on the need for such a product in the market place Steve Corrick, President of Corum Marketing, noted "There are no other products like this one and we are pleased to be part of its early distribution with EPIEN".
EPIEN's CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. Reginald Dupre stated that "We are excited to follow our spring U.K. release of ORALMEDIC[R] Barrier Solution with this fall's release in Canada. We look forward to success with the Axel Kraft/Corum Marketing relationship".
EPIEN Medical is a privately held medical device company focused on developing, manufacturing, and marketing novel agents for the repair of damaged skin. The Company's initial approved products treat oral ulcers by quickly and permanently relieving pain by cleansing and sealing the lesion with a single, easy-to-use, ten-second treatment.
Additional corporate information is available at www.epien.com.