transdermal patch

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transdermal patch:

see skin patchskin patch,
 transdermal patch,
or transdermal delivery system,
adhesive patch used to deliver a controlled dose of a drug through the skin over a period of time.
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Temperature-sensing skin patches popularly fall into one of two main categories: fever monitoring or fertility monitoring.
It includes historic market data by sector and subsequent market forecasts predicting that revenue from electronic skin patches will reach $10 billion by 2023 and $15 billion by 2028.
HRT skin patches came first, followed by familiar nicotine patches for those trying to quit smoking.
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The most recent study, reported in a 2009 issue of the Drug and Therapeutic Bulletin, noted that testosterone skin patches for women did little to increase their sexual desire after hysterectomy.
CRADLE cap (infant seborrheoic dermatitis) shows up as yellow greasy skin patches on newborn babies' scalps.
Paul, Minn., is developing a line of translucent UV-blocking films for use in making transdermal skin patches for drug delivery.
Oral hormone replacement therapy more than doubles a woman's risk of blood clots compared to skin patches, according to a new report.
Half of 250 pregnant smokers received NRT as skin patches, and their babies' birth weights averaged 186 g higher than those born to women using placebo patches.
Products approved by the FDA for menopausal symptoms include those containing the identical 17-beta-estradiol (such as Estrace tablets and vaginal cream, all estrogen skin patches, and new topical gels, such as Estrasorb).
(3) They may occur in isolation or as part of von Recklinghausen's syndrome in combination with cafe au lait skin patches, Lisch's nodules, axillary freckling, and fibroma molluscum.