Cocaine, FDA, Mucous Membrane discussed on GSMC Weird News Podcast
Welcome back before the break. We talked about a bizarre crime time and now some bizarre drunk news it has been announced that the FDA has moved to approve. Linda companies number. Umbria no cocaine hydrochloride nasal solution for the introduction of local entities of the mucous membrane writes for the diagnostic procedures and surgeries. I was a little bit shocked by this a little bit of news here. I don't know about you guys but I always thought that the FDA was very aggressively against against Robb's of all kinds especially so they like cocaine cocaine's kind of intense one. It's not a not a show. The therapy is notable for the presence of cocaine an illegal goal controlled substance. which is infamously used recreationally in its ingredients properties and ability to prevent bleeding? Okay through the construction of constriction of blood. Vessels could be highly beneficial to delicate operations. Prevent completing an ESTER local anesthetic number is used in minor surgeries got hope so through the nasal cavities though it'd be marketed to doctors will not be available in retail pharmacies sees so don't get too excited the FDA approval of our cocaine product the first indy approval to include full clinical trials in the company's history marks major milestone inland at seventy plus years of operation says Tim Crew Chief Executive Officer. We believe the product has the potential to be an excellent option for the labeled indication we expect to launch the product shortly under the brand my name Neutrino positive spike in share value. Experience by the company in the wake of the announcement may go some way to reverse the eighty five percent. The drop it's experienced over the past five years now. I wanted to take a look at the actual medical properties and information about this use of cocaine for medical issues and it turns out that. Yeah the cocaine is actually not commonly but it has been I used as an anesthetic cocaine as many legitimate uses and is an excellent topical anesthetic applied to the skin in case. You don't know a topical goal is for example. Considering the following position statement the American Academy of head neck surgery considers cocaine to be a valuable anesthetic and vassal constricting agent. aget when used as part of the treatment by patient of of of a patient five decision no other single drug combines anesthetic in Faucet constricting properties like like cocaine that is fascinating absolutely fascinating that this that has these properties and we haven't been using it as as such because of its negative connotations of recreational. Use the fact that cocaine has aesthetic properties is unsurprising since cocaine. I'm an IT. Cocaine are chemical cousins light. Okay sorry lot of.