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Sunscreen cream (Photocil) which allows Vitamin D to be produced (not US) – Dec 2014

Company did not respond to email nor phone Nov 2015
Appears to be out of business

Topical cream delivers NB-UVB from sunlight for the treatment of vitiligo.

Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2014 Dec;15(18):2623-7. doi: 10.1517/14656566.2014.978287. Epub 2014 Nov 3.
Wang X1, McCoy J, Lotti T, Goren A.
1Applied Biology , 17780 Fitch, Suite 192, Irvine, CA 92614 , USA johnm at appliedbiology.com.

Ultraviolet-B (UVB) phototherapy for the treatment of vitiligo is an effective first-line choice. However, the cost of multiple doctor visits and the lengthy treatment regimen has resulted in low compliance, limiting access to this safe and effective mode of treatment. Topical Photocil represents an innovative solution to this problem. The drug selectively filters solar radiation to deliver narrow-band UVB to vitiligo lesions. Here, we discuss how this novel topical cream could provide a convenient alternative to artificial light phototherapy.

PMID: 25363734

website http://www.photocil.com


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Might be able to get vitamin D without darkening or damaging the skin

See also VitaminDWiki

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