Quantcast
Last updated on April 20, 2014 at 21:20 EDT

Latest Ferring Pharmaceuticals Stories

2014-03-18 08:32:05

Sportscaster Bob Papa, the voice of the New York Giants, recruiting fellow Baby Boomers to 'Take a Stand against Colon Cancer' and pledge to get screened PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals, the makers of PREPOPIK(®) (sodium picosulfate, magnesium oxide, and anhydrous citric acid) announce the start of a national campaign with sportscaster Bob Papa and the Colon Cancer Alliance, aimed at encouraging the last of the Baby Boomer generation, born in 1964, to...

2014-02-03 16:24:40

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Ferring) today announced that their patents for LYSTEDA(® )(tranexamic acid), a non-hormonal prescription medicine to treat heavy monthly menstrual bleeding, have been found valid and infringed by both Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Watson) and Apotex Inc. (Apotex). The separate lawsuits against Watson and Apotex were filed by Ferring in July 2011 and alleged that the Abbreviated New Drug Applications...

2013-12-19 16:27:24

Video highlights need for continued conversation on fertility issues PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a five year journey to parenthood, the Dodge family of Warrenton, Va. was announced the winner of Ferring Pharmaceuticals' 2013 Heart to Heart Video Contest. The contest gave parents who have struggled with infertility a chance to win $15,000 toward their child's education by sharing their story. With one in eight couples, or about 7.3 million...

2013-10-14 08:25:44

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Continuing their company commitment to helping patients realize their dream of parenthood, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. is partnering with RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association to garner Congressional support for the Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvement Act of 2013. If passed, the bill would complement and improve the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' programs for women veterans and families of veterans by...

2013-10-07 12:25:18

Public encouraged to vote for winner PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced the top five finalists in its 2013 Heart to Heart Video Contest. The contest gives parents who have struggled with infertility a chance to win up to $15,000 toward their child's education by sharing their story of becoming a parent. Now through October 21, 2013, it's the public's turn to help select a winner by visiting www.hearttoheartcontest.com to cast...

2013-08-20 08:30:57

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a continued effort to support patients facing infertility, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. today announced a donation to Baby Quest Foundation, Inc. - a non-profit organization focused on providing financial assistance to patients pursuing fertility treatment. Through this collaboration, Ferring will provide 10 Baby Quest grant recipients with free access to select fertility medications, enabling them to undergo one full IVF cycle,...

2013-06-03 08:29:06

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced that it will donate $1M to the Alliance for Fertility Preservation (the Alliance), a newly formed 501c3 charitable organization established by and comprised of experts representing a broad range of disciplines. The Alliance helps to promote the education of patients diagnosed with cancer to enable them to make the best informed decisions regarding fertility preservation options prior to...

2013-05-29 08:31:53

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced the extension of its 2013 Heart to Heart Video Contest, which gives parents a chance to win up to $15,000 toward their child's education. The contest encourages patients who have struggled with infertility to share their story of becoming a parent. The Heart to Heart Contest will now close on August 31, 2013. Contestants can submit a creative video that shows the steps they took to achieve the...

2013-05-14 08:34:40

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. has adopted the Jersey Avenue Playground as part of Morristown's "Adopt-a-Spot" program. To kick off the program, employees from the company's Reproductive Health Business Unit visited the park on Friday, May 3 to provide their assistance with upkeep and beautification of the park. The initiative is part of the company's "Living the Philosophy" program, which grants employees one day per quarter to dedicate...

2013-05-02 08:38:08

Pivotal data for investigational controlled release misoprostol vaginal insert in the U.S. accepted for presentation NEW ORLEANS, May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals will present efficacy and safety data from its Phase 3 EXPEDITE* study for its investigational controlled release misoprostol vaginal insert (MVI) at the 61(st) annual clinical meeting of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in New Orleans, May 4 - 8, 2013. Studies accepted for...