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Injectable products on the European market

(The following is taken from the March 1998 Newsletter of the European Society for Sexual and Impotence Research and is provided merely to give the European citizen a resource for further and more current research.)


ANDROSKAT (Byk Netherland bv)

Registered in:
Belgium Luxembourg, Germany, Spain, Denmark, Finland, Italy and Portugal

Available on the market:
The Netherlands and Austria

Formulation:
Per 1ml 15mg Papaverine Hydrochloride 0.5mg Phentolamine Mesylate

Special devices attached to medication:
Available in the form of ampoules and cartridges. Kits include syringes with long needles and short needles, alcohol swabs and in the case of Andropen, an autoinjection device which is easy to use for the patient. Andropen can only be used together with cartridges.


VIRIDAL (DUO /EDEX - Schwarz Pharma)

Registered in:
France, United Kingdom, Ireland, Russia, Germany, Finland and Denmark

Awaiting registration in:
Italy, Spain, Sweden and Norway

Formulation:
(Alprostadil-alfadex [prostaglandin E1 - (cyclo-dextrine] )

Special devices attached to medication:
Ampoules, reusable applicator, 30 G needles, alcohol swabs, two chamber carpules (10, 20 mcg), vials (5,10,20 mcg)


CAVERJECT (Pharmacia & Upjohn)

Registered in:
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine and United Kingdom

Awaiting registration in:
Croatia, Estonia, Kazakstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Turkey and Uzbekistan

Formulation:
Alprostadil 5,10,20 mcg

Special devices attached to medication:
Adis-posable syringe prefilled with diluent, a 5,10,20 mcg vial of Caverject sterile powder, two needles Becton Dickinson MICROLANCE 3 (27G x 1/2 and 22G x 1 1/2), two alcohol swabs

Peninject 2.25, an autoinjector device, is also distributed by Pharmacia & Upjohn for exclusive use with Caverject.


ERECNOS (Fournier)

Registered in:
France and Great Britain

Awaiting registration in:
Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Holland

Formulation:
10 mg/1 ml and 20 mg/1 ml Chlorhydrate of Moxisylyte

Special devices attached to medication:
dual chamber preloaded syringes.



 
 

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