The Effort to Rid TV of Pharma Ads

Posted On Sep 21 2016 by

#pharma advertising # Source: Benjamin Stone/Flickr The average American TV viewer can expect to watch up to 30 hours of prescription drug advertising each year, the editors of Scientific American noted recently, with drug makers spending $5.2 billion on such ads in 2015. That’s a 60 percent increase on the total spent four years earlier, with no signs of slowing down. Ever since the FDA in 1997 relaxed its rules on pharmaceutical advertising, allowing drug makers to bypass healthcare providers and market directly to American patients and consumers, the amount spent on TV advertising in particular has risen incrementally by …


Ajanta Pharma: Reports, Company History, Directors Report, Chairman s Speech, Auditors Report of Ajanta Pharma

Posted On Sep 21 2016 by

#ajanta pharma products # Ajanta Pharma Ltd. Ajanta Pharma is a specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in development, manufacture and marketing of quality finished dosages in domestic and international markets. Established in 1973 and headquartered in Mumbai India, it is committed to Serve Health Care Needs Worldwide . Ajanta has been consistently providing high quality affordable medicines to patients in different parts of the world. It employ over 4,000 people worldwide and its products are sold in over 40 countries. Ajanta operates with 5 state of the art manufacturing facilities that produce high quality pharmaceutical products. It focus on commercializing unique …


Allergan’s Actavis recalls nearly 600, 000 bottles of ADHD drug

Posted On Sep 21 2016 by

#actavis pharma manufacturing # Allergan’s Actavis recalls nearly 600,000 bottles of ADHD drug Teva ($TEVA) is expecting to close on its buyout of Allergan’s generic drug business, but for now Actavis is still Allergan’s, for better or worse. That means that Allergan ($AGN) is responsible for the recall of more than 50 lots, consisting of nearly 600,000 bottles, of its copy of the ADHD drug Adderall. According to the most recent FDA Enforcement Report, Actavis is voluntarily recalling 54 lots involving four different dose forms of dextroamphetamine saccharate, amphetamine aspartate, dextroamphetamine sulfate, and amphetamine sulfate tablets after they failed tests …


What are some of the best life sciences consulting companies?

Posted On Sep 21 2016 by

#pharma consulting companies # As Christian mentioned, for worldwide outreach, most of the renowned global consulting firms have their life science (pharmaceutical, biotechnological or medical technology) division. Regarding the 2016 rankings. McKinsey Company, Deloitte Consulting, The Boston Consulting Group, Accenture, Bain Company and PricewaterhouseCoopers hav e been considered as the top LS consulting firms, respectively. You can have a look at a comprehensive overview about them with internal employee reviews about job satisfaction, life-work balance, personal development opportunities, teamwork and internal environment at: Also there are several less-globally-known consulting firms, such as ZS Associates, the Huron Consulting Group and ClearView …


The Role of the Primary Pharmaceutical Distributor

Posted On Sep 20 2016 by

#pharmaceutical distribution companies # About Role of Distributors Healthcare distribution has never been just about delivery. It s about getting the right medicines to the right patients at the right time, safely and efficiently. Every day, primary pharmaceutical distributors sustain a complex supply chain, serving as a vital link in the healthcare system between manufacturers and healthcare providers. HDA’s members work around the clock to help more than 200,000 pharmacies, hospitals, long-term care facilities, clinics and other healthcare providers across the country keep their shelves stocked with the medications and products that patients need every day. Primary pharmaceutical distributors purchase …


The top 10 biggest pharmaceutical companies of 2014 – Pharmaceutical Technology

Posted On Sep 20 2016 by

#pharma companies in usa # The top 10 biggest pharmaceutical companies of 2014 Five of the world’s ten biggest pharmaceutical companies are based in the US, while the remaining five hail from Switzerland, the UK and France. Pharmaceutical-technology.com profiles the world’s ten biggest pharmaceutical companies of 2014 based on Forbes calculation of net market capitalisation, assets, sales and profit. Pfizer, USA US-based global biopharmaceutical company Pfizer held $203.93bn in market capitalisation and $172.1bn worth assets as of May 2014. The company, which produces diverse healthcare products including human and animal biologic and small molecule medicines and vaccines, as well as …


Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Medical Device, and Chemical Company Jobs in the State of California

Posted On Sep 19 2016 by

#pharmaceutical companies in orange county # VIVUS is developing and commercializing advanced therapeutic systems for the treatment of erectile dysfunction, commonly referred to as impotence. The company’s core technology, the transurethral system for erection, is based on the discovery that the urethra, although an excretory duct, can absorb certain pharmacologic agents into the surrounding erectile tissues. Miltenyi Biotec is a global provider of products and services that advance biomedical research and cellular therapy. The company s innovative tools support research at every level, from basic research to translational research to clinical application. BioChain is focused on the development and commercialization …


Raptor Pharma to Stop Development of Liver Drug: Here – s Why: Healthy Living

Posted On Sep 19 2016 by

#raptor pharma # Raptor Pharma to Stop Development of Liver Drug: Here s Why Raptor Pharma announced that it will no longer pursue the development of its experimental drug RP103 as treatment for the liver disease Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis in children. (Photo. Bill Brooks | Flickr) Raptor Pharmaceutical Corporation is pulling the plug on an experimental drug as treatment for a liver disease. In a statement released on Monday, Sept.14, the biopharmaceutical company said that the drug called RP103 (cysteamine bitartrate) did not meet the main goals in the Phase 2b CyNCh study. The study, which involved 169 participants between 8 …


Pharmatech design and manufacture a wide range of Pharmaceutical Equipment including Blenders, Hoists, Tippers, Drums, IBCs and Sampling equipment

Posted On Sep 19 2016 by

#pharma tech # Pharmatech are specialists in powder blending and powder processing for the pharmaceutical and allied industries. Pharmatech have many years of experience of designing,manufacturing, installing and servicing powder processing systems. Our unique mix of highly qualified engineers and industrial pharmacists ensures that our customers get the equipment they need. NIR Blenders – BlendView PAT Pharmatech design and manufacture a complete range of GMP correct powder blending machines. All sizes are available from laboratory to production scale. Pharmatech are world leaders in applying NIR monitoring technology to blenders. The BlendView PAT System can be installed in any pharmatech blender. …


Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences – Wiley Online Library

Posted On Sep 19 2016 by

#pharmaceutical science # Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Announcement Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Announcement Please note that Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences has moved to publication with Elsevier from 2016. New content will be available from January 2016 at: http://www.jpharmsci.org/ Institutional subscribers will receive 2016 renewal notices from Elsevier. Subscribers should contact Elsevier directly with any access queries or other issues relating to their subscription. Contact details can be found on this website: https://help.elsevier.com/app/ask_sciencedirect/p/9673 Most Original and Most Significant Scientific Findings – Free Virtual Issue We are pleased to present the Fall 2015 virtual issue, featuring Mike Hageman …