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Naftin Gel, Cream 2% Approved for Pediatric Use

Merz Dermatology announced that Naftin (naftifine HCl) Gel 2% and Naftin (naftifine HCl) Cream 2% have been approved for the treatment of interdigital type tinea pedis in pediatric patients aged 12-17 years.

CDC Releases Draft Guidelines on Circumcision

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released draft guidelines on circumcision that recommend doctors counsel parents and uncircumcised males on the health benefits of the procedure.

How Effective Are OTC Cough Medicines?

Non-prescription, over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are frequently recommended as first-line treatment for acute cough in children and adults due to upper respiratory tract infection (URTI), but previous evidence has questioned the efficacy of these agents compared to placebo.