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EpiCeram is a topical non-steroidal skin cream. Based on the research of Peter M. Elias, it is made up of ceramides, free fatty acids, and cholesterol, and is designed to treat atopic dermatitis, a type of eczema. Ceragenix obtained marketing clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in April 2006. This prescription medical device works as a moisturizer and barrier cream. In the US, it requires prescription and was launched in October 2008 by Promius Pharma. EpiCeram was acquired by PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC in 2010.   Wikipedia

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