OTC Product News (March 2020)

Pharmacy Times, March 2020, Volume 88, Issue 3

This month's OTC products include supplements for women, CBD gummies, decongestant tablets, and more.

SKINNYGIRL SUPPLEMENTSMARKETED BY: Skinnygirl

Skinnygirl and VirMax have launched a line of supplements for women that includes 4 different products. The products are: Collagen Enhancer to fight signs of aging; Hair, Skin & Nails with Biotin for strengthening hair, nails, and skin; Relaxation & Sleep Support with melatonin for increased relaxation and improved sleep; and Sensuality for Female Intimacy, which aims to increase libido and improve blood flow. All the products can be found in more than 5000 Walgreens locations, are non genetically modified organisms, and are offered in vegetarian capsules.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: getvirmax.com

CERAVE SERUM, CLEANSERMARKETED BY: CeraVe

CeraVe has introduced the Acne Foaming Cream Cleanser with benzoyl peroxide and Resurfacing Retinol Serum, both for patients with acneprone skin. The cleanser is intended to be the first step in a skin-care routine, with 4% benzoyl peroxide to help clear breakouts and prevent new acne. It also contains ceramides and hyaluronic acid to help maintain the skin’s barrier. The serum is the second step in the regimen and has been clinically tested to reduce the appearance of post acne marks and pores. Both products are non-comedogenic and contain 3 essential ceramides to restore the skin barrier.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: cerave.com

VITAFUSION CBD GUMMIESMARKETED BY: Vitafusion

Vitafusion has added a cannabidiol (CBD) Full Spectrum Hemp Extract line to its long list of gummy vitamin products, available at some retailers and on its website. The new line includes 3 varieties: blackberry-flavored Chill Mood, with 10 mg of CBD per gummy and L-theanine to promote relaxation; Full Spectrum gummy, with 5 mg of CBD per gummy in a mixed berry flavor; and grapefruit and lychee-flavored Sleep Well, containing 10 mg of CBD per gummy plus melatonin. All of the gummies are made with natural fruit flavors and without FD&C colors, artificial sweeteners, dairy, dyes, high-fructose corn syrup, or gluten.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: vitafusioncbdhemp.com

NEXAFED DECONGESTANT TABLETSMARKETED BY: Nexafed

Decongestant tablets from Nexafed are now available at wholesalers to relieve nasal and sinus congestion. The tablets are maximum strength, non-drowsy solutions for patients’ congestion. They also feature methdeterring Impede technology, which discourages methamphetamine production. The tablets include Nasal Decongestant tablets and Sinus Pressure + Pain tablets.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: nexafed.com