Pharma Giant Eli Lilly Wants to Launch 20 New Drugs by 2023 #major #pharmaceutical #companies

Posted On Oct 31 2016 by

#lilly pharma # Pharma Giant Eli Lilly Wants to Launch 20 New Drugs by 2023 Indianapolis-based pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly lly laid out an ambitious R D agenda for launching up to 20 new drugs by 2023 during an investor presentation on Tuesday. The company also said it hopes to add a significant number of uses for its existing therapies in order to bolster those drugs market strength. Lilly said that it would be focusing on key franchises such as diabetes, oncology, and neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer s and add immunology to its roster of core therapeutic spaces. In addition, …


Buying Drugs Online and Mail-Order Pharmacies #pharma #advertising #agency

Posted On Oct 31 2016 by

#online pharmacy # 50+: Live Better, Longer You can save time and money when you buy medicine online or through a mail-order pharmacy. But is the seller legit? And are the drugs safe? Follow these steps to make sure you’re getting a good deal. 1. Be wary of a super-bargain. “If it’s too good to be true, it probably is,” says Carmen Catizone, executive director of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP). An extremely low price can be a sign that there’s something fishy going on. For example, if you normally pay $100 for your medicine and you …


What are Generic Drugs? #pharmaceutical #formulation #companies

Posted On Oct 30 2016 by

#generic pharmaceutical # What are Generic Drugs? By Dr Ananya Mandal, MD A generic drug is a drug that is not branded but is similar to a branded or reference listed drug in terms of dosage, administration and performance. According to guidelines from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the generic drug must have the same active ingredient as the brand name drug as well as the same dosage, strength, safety, conditions of use and route of administration. The generic drug is bioequivalent to the branded product, meaning there is either no significant difference between the two drugs …


Novartis splits drugs business into two, pharma chief to leave #aspenbio #pharma

Posted On Oct 29 2016 by

#novartis pharma # Novartis splits drugs business into two, pharma chief to leave By John Miller and Ben Hirschler | ZURICH/LONDON ZURICH/LONDON (Reuters) – Novartis is splitting its pharmaceuticals division into two business units, one focused on cancer and the second on other drugs, while switching out its current pharma head in the second high-profile management reshuffle this year. David Epstein, the American head of Novartis Pharmaceuticals and a 27-year veteran with the group, will leave the company to “explore new challenges from the U.S.”, Novartis said. Epstein’s re-location to the United States implies he is not in the running …


The top 10 most expensive drugs of 2013 #lgm #pharma

Posted On Oct 29 2016 by

#pharmaceutical companies news # The top 10 most expensive drugs of 2013 The price of Gilead Sciences’ breakthrough drug Sovaldi has drawn all of the attention this year. By pricing it at $85,000 for a 12-week course, Gilead Sciences ($GILD) has been pilloried by politicians, payers and providers. But as EvaluatePharma points out, at that price Sovaldi barely makes it into the top 20 most expensive drugs. number 19 to be exact, just above Novartis’ ($NVS) Gleevec and just below GlaxoSmithKline’s ($GSK) Mekinist. Sovaldi is pricey, but if you want to talk about really pricey, then look at the 10 …


Prescription Drugs & Cold Medicines #shire #pharma

Posted On Oct 29 2016 by

#pharmaceutical drugs # Prescription Drugs Cold Medicines What is Prescription Drug Abuse: Some medications have psychoactive (mind-altering) properties and, because of that, are sometimes abused—that is, taken for reasons or in ways or amounts not intended by a doctor, or taken by someone other than the person for whom they are prescribed. In fact, prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are, after marijuana (and alcohol), the most commonly abused substances by Americans 14 and older. Learn more Also more about: Commonly Abused Drugs: Commonly abused classes of prescription drugs include opioids (for pain), central nervous system (CNS) depressants (for anxiety and …


Pharmaceutical drugs #specialty #pharma

Posted On Oct 29 2016 by

#pharmaceutical drugs # Erelzi Erelzi (etanercept-szzs) is a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) blocker biosimilar to Enbrel indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Troxyca ER Troxyca ER (oxycodone hydrochloride and naltrexone hydrochloride) is an extended-release, abuse-deterrent, narcotic analgesic formulation. Sustol Sustol (granisetron) is a long-acting 5-HT3 antagonist indicated for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV). Drugs in Development (Not yet approved) Ingrezza Ingrezza (valbenazine) is a novel, highly-selective VMAT2 inhibitor in development for the treatment of tardive dyskinesia. brigatinib Brigatinib is an investigational anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK) inhibitor in development for the treatment of patients with anaplastic. Radicava …


What are some of the commonly abused prescription drugs? #pharmaceutical #companies #jobs

Posted On Oct 29 2016 by

#pharmaceutical drugs # Prescription Drug Abuse Although many medications can be abused, the following three classes are most commonly abused: Opioids—usually prescribed to treat pain; Central nervous system (CNS) depressants—used to treat anxiety and sleep disorders; and Stimulants—most often prescribed to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). This page was last updated November 2014 Contents Ordering Publications Get this Publication Featured Publications ​Research Reports This series of reports simplifies the science of research findings for the educated lay public, legislators, educational groups, and practitioners. The series reports on research findings of national interest.


Generic Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Generic Drugs – Lannett Company #world-pharma.org

Posted On Oct 28 2016 by

#pharmaceutical manufacturing companies # About Us Founded in 1942, Lannett develops, manufactures and distributes generic prescription pharmaceutical products in tablet, capsule and oral liquid forms to customers throughout the United States. Lannett markets its products primarily to drug wholesalers, retail drug chains, distributors, and government agencies. We employ a staff of dedicated people who work together to produce drug products that sick people can afford to buy that will treat their illness, make them well, reduce suffering and improve the quality of their lives. Arthur Bedrosian interview on Fox Business � Mornings with Maria .See the video here We are …


5 best-paying jobs in drugs and pharmaceuticals industry #purdue #pharmaceutical

Posted On Oct 27 2016 by

#jobs in the pharmaceutical industry # 5 best-paying jobs in drugs and pharmaceuticals industry Drugs and pharmaceutical industry sales are projected to grow 5.1 percent annually to 2020, when worldwide sales will reach the trillion dollar mark, according to the 2015 Pharm Science Strategic Outlook. Specialty and biologic drugs will make up more than half of industry sales by 2020 and therapeutic vaccines are also a significant new opportunity. Here are five of the best-paying jobs in the drugs and pharmaceutical industry. Biotechnology Senior Research Scientist | Median Annual Salary: $98,527 Salary outlook: B iotechnology s enior research scientists assess …