Paladin Labs Announces the Canadian Launch of Veregen®

MONTREAL, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ -- Paladin Labs Inc., a subsidiary of Endo 
International plc (Nasdaq: ENDP) (TSX: ENL) and a leading Canadian specialty 
pharmaceutical company, today announced the launch of Veregen® 
(sinecatechins) Ointment, 10%, a topical treatment for external genital and 
perianal warts (condylomata acuminata) in immunocompetent patients aged 18 
years and over. 
Clinically visible warts are present in approximately 1% of sexually active 
adults, making genital warts the most common sexually transmitted 
infection(1).  Studies have demonstrated that for individuals with external 
genital warts, the reduction in their quality of life is of similar magnitude 
to that seen in people with moderate to severe asthma or osteoarthritis(2). 
"We are pleased to announce the launch of Veregen® in Canada," said Mark 
Beaudet, President of Paladin Labs Inc. "Sexually transmitted infections 
(STIs) such as external genital warts can cause tremendous psychological 
stress(3).  Canadians who suffer from external genital warts now have a new, 
non-invasive and effective topical treatment option with a demonstrated 
tolerability profile." 
Paladin obtained the exclusive rights to market Veregen® in Canada from 
Medigene AG in May 2014. 
About Veregen: Veregen® (sinecatechins) Ointment 10% is a topical treatment 
for external genital and perianal warts (condylomata acuminata) in 
immunocompetent patients aged 18 years and over.  It is available in a 15g 
tube.  The drug substance in Veregen® is sinecatechins, which is a partially 
purified fraction of the water extract of green tea leaves from Camellia 
sinensis (L.) O Kuntze and is a mixture of catechins and other green tea 
components.  The most common side effects with Veregen® Ointment are local 
skin and application site reactions, but these should decrease over time(4). 
Sinecatechins 10% & 15% Ointment (Veregen®) has been included in the 2012 
European Guideline for the Management of Anogenital Warts.  In addition, in 
its current treatment guidelines for sexually transmitted diseases, the US 
Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommends Sinecatechins 15% 
Ointment (Veregen®) as a possible option for treating genital warts. 
About Paladin Labs Inc.: Paladin Labs Inc., headquartered in Montreal, Canada, 
is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on acquiring or in-licensing 
innovative pharmaceutical products for Canadian and select emerging markets. 
Paladin has a focused marketing and sales organization that has helped it 
evolve into one of Canada's leading specialty pharmaceutical companies. 
Paladin is an operating company of Endo International plc, a global specialty 
healthcare company focused on improving patients' lives while creating 
shareholder value.  Learn more at www.endo.com. 
1. Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada. Canadian 
 consensus guidelines on human papillomavirus. J Obstet Gynaecol 
 Can 2007;29(8 Suppl 3):S1-56.
  2. F. Marra, G. Ogilivie, L. Colley, E. Kliewer, C.A. Marra. 
 Epidemiology and costs associated with genital warts in Canada. 
 Sex Transfm Infect 2009;85:111 - 115.
  3. G. Mortenson, H. Larsen. The quality of life of patients with 
 genital warts: a qualitative study. BMC Public Health 2010, 
 10:113.
  4. Veregen® Product Monograph. Triton Pharma Inc., August 27, 2013. 
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