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12/29/16 - Botanical Drug Development; Guidance for Industry; Availability
SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration is announcing the availability of a guidance for industry entitled "Botanical Drug Development." This guidance describes FDA's current thinking on appropriate development plans for botanical drugs to be submitted in new drug applications and specific recommendations for submitting investigational new drug..
12/29/16 - Dannex Acquires 53.47% Stake in Ayrton Drug from Adcock Ingram Holdings
Dannex Limited, a manufacturer and distributor of pharmaceutical products, has acquired a 53.47% stake in Ayrton Drug Manufacturing Limited, a manufacturer and seller of pharmaceutical and healthcare products, from Adcock Ingram Holdings, Ltd. Dannex and Ayrton are based in Ghana. Adcock is a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of a range of hea
12/29/16 - PROVECTUS BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTCMKTS:PVCT) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
PROVECTUS BIOPHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTCMKTS:PVCT) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers Item5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Ce
12/28/16 - Health & Wellness: Is your medicine cabinet healthy?
When I was younger, my friends warned me that if I drank expired cough syrup, my teeth would fall out. Today, I can proudly say my teeth remained intact, but it does bring up the question: What happens when we use expired medicine? The concept of expiration dates on medicines was introduced in 1979 by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help c
12/28/16 - Nutra Pharma Letter to Shareholders
Nutra Pharma Corporation, a biotechnology company marketing Nyloxin and Pet Pain-Away? in the over-the-counter pain management market, and which is also developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis, Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Adrenomyeloneuropathy and Pain announced today that the Company s Chief Executive Officer, Rik J Deitsch, has pub
12/27/16 - Drug firms eye over-the-counter market in bid to buttress growth [Seven Days (United Arab Emirates)]
Some of Indias largest drug makers such as Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd, Dr Reddys Laboratories Ltd and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd are creating a portfolio of over-the-counter products. In India, there are a lot of regulations on prescription drugs but consumer healthcare offers a slightly more positive and open environment, especially on t
12/27/16 - New Animal Drugs for Use in Animal Feed; Approval of New Animal Drug Applications; Withdrawal of Approval of New Animal Drug Applications
SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration is amending the animal drug regulations to reflect approval of 71 supplemental new animal drug applications and 35 supplemental abbreviated new animal drug applications for revised labeling reflecting a change in marketing status from over-the-counter use to use by veterinary feed directive for...
12/27/16 - Nutra Pharma Letter to Shareholders
Nutra Pharma Corporation, a biotechnology company marketing Nyloxin and Pet Pain-Away? in the over-the-counter pain management market, and which is also developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis, Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Adrenomyeloneuropathy and Pain announced today that the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Rik J Deitsch, has publis
12/27/16 - Oral Dosage Form New Animal Drugs; Approval of New Animal Drug Applications
SUMMARY: The Food and Drug Administration is amending the animal drug regulations to reflect approval of 43 supplemental new animal drug applications and 52 supplemental abbreviated new animal drug applications for revised labeling reflecting a change in marketing status from over-the-counter to prescription for antimicrobial drugs of importance...
12/26/16 - Purdue Pharma and Exicure Announce Strategic Research Collaboration Agreement to Discover and Develop a Treatment for Psoriasis and Other Diseases...
Purdue Pharma and Exicure Announce Strategic Research Collaboration Agreement to Discover and Develop a Treatment for Psoriasis and Other Diseases Utilizing SNA? Technology. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week Purdue Pharma L.P. and Exicure, Inc. announced a strategic research collaboration, option and license agreement
12/26/16 - State's livestock producers preparing for new FDA rule [Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky.]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued the Veterinary Feed Directive rule, or VFD, which requires a licensed veterinarian to write a statement authorizing the use of certain drugs in food animal feed before a producer can obtain it. It's part of the FDA's effort to address antibiotic resistance and phase out the use of medically important
2/22/17 - Global Small Caps Initiates Coverage on Nutra Pharma
Nutra Pharma Corporation, a biotechnology company developing drugs for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis and HIV that also markets Nyloxin and Pet Pain-Away? in the over-the-counter pain management market, announced today that Global Small Caps has initiated coverage of the Company including operations and overall shareholder value.
2/21/17 - Frost & Sullivan -Sub-Sahara Africa: Increase in Western Lifestyles Leads to Dire Need for Chronic Prescription Drugs
Release date- 20022017- Local manufacture of drugs presents pharmaceutical industry with business opportunity of $40.8 billion, finds Frost& Sullivan. The growing incidence of more Western lifestyle diseases such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes and respiratory disease, in addition to infectious and parasitic illness, will present the...
2/21/17 - Otsuka Launches OATHAS Training Program for Healthy Aging Supporters; Program to support pharmacies as health information bases with strong connections to local community
Otsuka Pharmaceutical will launch OATHAS* 2 to assist pharmacies and pharmacists in supporting the health of their local communities. The unique program combines knowledge acquired from Otsuka Pharmaceutical product research and development and public awareness activities with the expertise of nonprofit organization HAP* 3 in creating local...
2/21/17 - Perrigo Company plc Announces Quarterly Dividend
Perrigo Company plc today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.16 per share, payable on March 21, 2017 to shareholders of record on March 3, 2017. About Perrigo Perrigo Company plc, a leading global over-the-counter consumer goods and pharmaceutical company, offers patients and customers high quality products
2/21/17 - Sale of expired drugs is criminal- Isaac Adupong [Ghana News Agency]
By Caroline Pomeyie, GNA Accra, Feb. 20, GNA- Mr. Isaac Adupong, Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana has reminded health professionals that selling of expired drugs to patients was illegal and criminal transgression. Isaac Adupong, Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana has reminded
2/20/17 - An Application for the Trademark "MEDA CONSUMER HEALTHCARE" Has Been Filed by Mylan
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week According to news reporting originating from Washington, D.C., by NewsRx journalists, a trademark application has been made for "MEDA CONSUMER HEALTHCARE" by Mylan Inc. IP Department- Trademarks, representing Mylan. This application was made available to the public on February 07, 2017.
2/20/17 - Local drug firms captivate foreign clients with profits [Vietnam Investment Review (VIR)]
2016 was a profitable year for Vietnam's biggest pharmaceutical firms, making the lucrative industry more appealing for international groups. Vietnam's biggest publicly traded drug maker, Hau Giang Pharmaceutical JSC, made a consolidated pre-tax profit of VND756.65 billion in 2016, up 20.29 per cent on year, while its consolidated net revenue climb
2/20/17 - Pharmaceutical Label Demand to Grow Over 7% Annually Through 2020
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Pharma Business Week- Global demand for labels in pharmaceutical applications is projected to increase 7.1 percent annually to 5.1 billion square meters in 2020, the fastest growth rate among major label markets. These and other trends are presented in HYPERLINK "...
2/20/17 - Sale of almost expired drugs is criminal- Isaac Adupong [Ghana News Agency]
By Caroline Pomeyie, GNA Accra, Feb. 20, GNA- Mr. Isaac Adupong, Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana has reminded health professionals that selling of expired or almost expired drugs to patients was illegal and criminal transgression. Isaac Adupong, Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Society of
2/20/17 - Smoking Cessation - Global API Manufacturers, Marketed and Phase III Drugs Landscape, 2017-2018
Dublin- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Smoking Cessation- Global API Manufacturers, Marketed and Phase III Drugs Landscape, 2017" drug pipelines to their offering. Smoking Cessation- Global API Manufacturers, Marketed and Phase III Drugs Landscape, 2017, provides comprehensive insights about the marketed drugs, drug sales,
2/20/17 - Sub-Sahara Africa: Increase in Western Lifestyles Leads to Dire Need for Chronic Prescription Drugs
Frost and Sullivan, a provider of market research and analysis, growth strategy consulting and corporate training services across multiple industries, issued the following news release:. African Pharmaceuticals Market, Forecast to 2020, part of Frost& Sullivan's Life Sciences Growth Partnership Service program, provides valuable insights for Big Ph
2/19/17 - A bitter pill to swallow
As is the case in so many other walks of life, the business world is full of David and Goliath stories. Dawson's Pharmacy owner Wayne Dawson likes to say he was born into the world of independent pharmacies. The Goochland resident worked for both chain and independent drug stores before opening Dawson's Pharmacy in the Fairground Road shopping cent
2/17/17 - Patent Issued for Pharmaceutical Compositions Comprising Plant Extracts and Methods for Reducing Duration of a Common Cold Using Same (USPTO 9555069)
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Drug Week A patent by the inventors Clarot, Timothy L.; Ascarate, Arlene M., filed on April 29, 2015, was published online on January 31, 2017, according to news reporting originating from Alexandria, Virginia, by NewsRx correspondents. Patent number 9555069 is assigned to MATRIXX INITIATIVES, INC.. The com
2/17/17 - Perrigo Announces FDA Final Approval For Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Homatropine Methylbromide Oral Solution
Perrigo Company plc today announced it has received final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for hydrocodone bitartrate and homatropine methylbromide oral solution, 5 mg/1. 5 mg per 5 mL. Perrigo Company plc, a top five global over-the-counter consumer goods and pharmaceutical company, offers patients and customers high quality p
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