AstraZeneca Pharma India Limited (AZPIL) today announced the launch of a new patented antiplatelet drug BRILINTA® (Ticagrelor) in India. BRILINTA® is an oral antiplatelet treatment for Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) in adult patients. BRILINTA® is competitively priced to enable ACS patients benefit from having access to this medicine.
BRILINTA® works by preventing the formation of new blood clots and maintaining blood flow in the body to help reduce patient’s risk of another cardiovascular event (called atherothrombotic events) such as a heart attack or cardiovascular death.
Favorable Performance Over 2011 Periods Continues
Hawthorne, New York, United States, Tuesday, February 05, 2013 -- (Business Wire India) –
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TARO) ("Taro" or the "Company") today provided unaudited financial results for the three and nine month periods ended December 31, 2012.
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) today confirmed that Actavis, Inc., which was acquired by Watson in October, has filed an Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval to market bortezomib.
Actavis' ANDA product is a generic version of Millennium Pharmaceuticals' Velcade ® (bortezomib), which is a proteasome inhibitor, for intravenous or subcutaneous administration, approved for the treatment of patients with multiple myeloma and patients with mantle cell lymphoma who have received at least one prior therapy.
Hawthorne, New York, United States and Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, Monday, February 11, 2013 -- (Business Wire India) –
Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TARO) ("Taro") and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (Reuters: SUN.BO, Bloomberg: SUNP IN, NSE: SUNPHARMA, BSE: 524715) (together with its subsidiaries, "Sun Pharma") has announced that they have mutually agreed to terminate their merger agreement, announced in August 2012, pursuant to which all shareholders of Taro (other than Sun Pharma and its affiliates) would have received a cash payment of $39.50 per share upon the closing of the merger.
Creates 3rd largest global generics company with presence in 60+ markets$8.0+ billion anticipated pro forma combined 2012 revenueCombined management structured to immediately maximize combination value
PARSIPPANY, N.J. – October 31, 2012 – Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Actavis Group for EUR4.25 billion. The combination creates the world’s third largest generic pharmaceutical company, with anticipated pro forma combined 2012 revenues in excess of $8 billion.