Panag Pharma Inc. announces initiation of a Clinical Trial

Halifax, Nova Scotia. Panag Pharma, Inc. launched a clinical trial evaluating the use of the newly NHP registered product Topical AOTC, a new generation topical for pain and pain associated with inflammation. Topical AOTC is a Health Canada approved natural health product indicated for temporary relief of aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with simple backache, lumbago, strains, sprains and arthritis.

This study consists of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled crossover trial with open label extension evaluating Topical AOTC against placebo. At the end of the randomized controlled phase of the trial all participants will be given Topical AOTC combination cream to be administered over the subsequent 3 weeks.

The study is being run in the Pain Management Unit at the QEII Health Science Centre in Halifax, NS and is currently recruiting individuals experiencing pain due to arthritis of the knee.  Local recruitment contact for the trial can be reached at 902-473-1157.

Panag Pharma, Inc. is a Halifax, Nova Scotia based Life Sciences company developing a range of products which provide relief from chronic pain and pain associated with inflammation, especially in sensitive sites, using proprietary plant-derived compounds.