News Briefs

September 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;9/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 17, p1576
Academic Journal
The article offers pharmacy news briefs. Armstrong Pharmaceutical Inc. has developed a CFC-free formulation for the epinephrine metered-dose inhaler, Primatene Mist. Perrigo Company acquired Paddock Laboratories Inc. on July 26, 2011. World Pharmacists day will be observed on September 25, 2011. Pharmacist Hugh Francis Kabat died in a local hospice on July 20, 2011.


Related Articles

  • News Briefs.  // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;2/1/2012, Vol. 69 Issue 3, p185 

    The article offers news briefs as of February 2012; Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. acquired Sanofi's Dermik Unit and Jannsen Pharmaceutical's Inc.'s Ortho Dermatologics division; Charles E. Daniels was declared the éstranger correspondant of Académie nationale de...

  • Merck's Recall of Rofecoxib – A Strategic Perspective. Oberholzer-Gee, Felix; Inamdar, S. Noorein // New England Journal of Medicine;11/18/2004, Vol. 351 Issue 21, p2147 

    This article reports on the recall of acute-pain medication, rofecoxib (Vioxx) by Merck, the pharmaceutical company that makes it. Merck announced the voluntary withdrawal on September 30, 2004, causing its stock price collapsed, wiping out more than a quarter of the company's market value in a...

  • Opportunity knocks. Snell, Paul // Supply Business;Jul2014, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p4 

    An introduction to the journal is presented in which the author discusses seizing opportunities and other reports within the issue including product recalls, risk management, and mergers and acquisitions.

  • WEEK IN REVIEW.  // BioWorld Insight;10/31/2011, Vol. 19 Issue 44, p5 

    The article offers news briefs related to biopharmaceutical industry as of October 31, 2011. In the Series D round, Bind Biosciences Inc. raised 47 million dollar and Selecta Biosciences Inc. raised 47 million dollars. Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. has been acquired by Adolor Corp. for 415 million...

  • Fusión Schering-Plough y Merck: en busca de nuevos modelos de negocio.  // Estrategia Financiera;2010, Vol. 25 Issue 273, p28 

    No abstract available.

  • Australian chain skirts strict regulations. Prior, Molly // Drug Store News;4/19/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p6 

    Reports on the survey pertaining to the growth of consolidation in chain drug industry in Australia. Development of legislation limiting the pharmacists to acquire for a maximum of three pharmacies; Totality of pharmacies serving according to the National Association of Chain Drug Stores...

  • News Briefs.  // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;2/15/2005, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p350 

    Reports on developments involving pharmacists and companies of the pharmaceutical industry in the U.S. Recognition of the contribution of Arthur A. Schuna in pharmacy residency program; Acquisition of Ilex Oncology Inc. by Genzyme Corp.; Change to the name of the vaccine division of Sanofi...

  • At the pharmacy: store vet glad for new system. Johnsen, Michael // Drug Store News;12/13/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 17, p108 

    This article reports that as CVS Corp. performed its due diligence prior to acquiring the southern-based Eckerd Corp. stores, it must have known then it had plenty of thoroughbreds in its pharmacy stable. While a number of pharmacists left for greener pastures while Eckerd was still under the...

  • A good year that ended with lots of excitement. Goldblatt // Business News New Jersey;01/04/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p33 

    Reports on the mergers and takeovers in the United States pharmaceutical industry. Opposition of Pfizer to the planned merger of American Home Products with Warner-Lambert; Proposal for the alliance of Pharmacia and Upjohn with Monsanto; Comparison of the revenues of the bigger drug companies. ...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics