Richie’s Specialty Pharmacy is pleased to bring to prescribers the ability to apply antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antihistamine medications, or even corticosteroids utilizing a water-washable ointment base. BASSA-GEL™ is a non-prescription water-washable ointment base that may become the preferred delivery method for treating different skin/wound situations where adherence to the application site coupled with a washable functionality is desired.

BASSA-GEL™ is an ointment that can be washed off solely with water that can be used to apply numerous types of medications including, but not limited to, the following:  antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antihistamine, corticosteroid (hyperkeratotic skin condition treatments), and local anesthetic.

Patients who might benefit from topically-delivered medications utilizing BASSA-GEL™ could include those who are:

  • Diagnosed with bacterial, fungal, or viral infections on the skin anywhere on the body,
  • In need of strong adherence of applied medication to the targeted site,
  • Not in need of submerging appendages underwater, such as with a foot-spa or bath-irrigation,
  • Having toe web space infections,
  • Faced with topical skin issues where systemically-absorbed medications are not desired or warranted, or
  • Needing topical medications, but are bed-ridden and need easy to apply medications that can be removed with water.

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