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Skin Infections (Topical)

NDA Submitted for Topical Molluscum Contagiosum Therapy

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for filing the New Drug Application for cantharidin 0.7% topical solution (VP-102; Verrica Pharmaceuticals) for the treatment of molluscum contagiosum, a viral skin infection. Cantharidin is a blistering agent that has been used since the 1950s to treat molluscum contagiosum and warts. It was removed from the…