Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc.
Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co. advises people in pain to put a patch on it. The company develops, manufactures, and markets topical and transdermal medicated patches for pain relief. One of its oldest and most well-known product lines is SALONPAS, which comes in cream, gel, lotion, patch, and spray forms for the treatment of pain and inflammation. Other products include Lifecella skincare facial masks and MOHRUS tape patches for pain relief. The company maintains production sites in Japan and sells its products worldwide. US subsidiary Noven Pharmaceuticals develops, manufactures, and markets slow-release adhesive oral and skin patches for central nervous system and gynecological disorders.