OTC Product News (May 2016)

Pharmacy Times, May 2016 Skin & Eye Health, Volume 82, Issue 5

Read about the new OTC Products featured in May.

Solves Strips Pediatric Electrolyte Strips

Marketed By: Pace Wellness

Pace Wellness has launched Solves Strips Pediatric Electrolyte strips, a dissolvable strip for children 2 years and older designed to quickly replenish electrolytes and aid fluid retention. Each strip contains 35 mg of sodium, and potassium. The product serves as an alternative to pills and liquid medications for children who may have difficulty swallowing or chewing medications.

For More Information: SolvesStrips.com

Cilag GmbH International

Piz Buin Protect & Cool Refreshing Sun Mousse is an instantly absorbing, nongreasy sun mousse that is available in sun protection factors of 10, 15, and 30. The product should be applied generously and evenly prior to sun exposure, and should be reapplied frequently, especially after sweating, swimming, or toweling. To apply to the face, spray the product into the hands and then apply.

For More Information: pizbuin.com

Centrum Vitamints Marketed by: Pfizer Consumer Healthcare

Centrum Vitamints are multivitamins that are a combination of essential nutrients, such as antioxidants, B vitamins, and chromium. They can be taken at any time of day, with or without food, to replenish the body with vitamins and minerals to support energy, metabolism, immunity, and overall well-being.

For More Information: centrum.com

Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + FluMarketed by: Pfizer Consumer Healthcare

Robitussin Severe Multi-Symptom Cough Cold + Flu is a new enhanced formula intended to soothe irritated and sore throats by relieving cough, cold, and flu symptoms. The product also relieves body aches, fever, nasal congestion, and chest congestion. For adults and children 12 years and older, the recommended dosage is 20 mL every 4 hours. Children younger than 12 years should not use this product.

For More Information: robitussin.com

Sensodyne True White Mint Marketed by: GlaxoSmithKline

Sensodyne True White Mint toothpaste helps relieve tooth sensitivity while providing a whitening effect. The product features a low-abrasive formula that provides cavity protection, stain prevention, lasting sensitivity protection, and a fresh mint taste. It should be used twice daily.

For More Information: us.sensodyne.com