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2014-02-10 08:25:15

BURLINGAME, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Aid Shot Therapy® (F.A.S.T.), a consumer healthcare company focused on over-the-counter (OTC) medicine in liquid 'shot' (40ml / 1.35oz.) form, announced today that it has completed a Series B financing round. Sofinnova Ventures and Redmile Group co-led the round with additional support from investors including Sofinnova HealthQuest, Clearwell Group and Mark Rampolla, Founder and former CEO of ZICO Beverages, maker of ZICO Pure...

2014-02-04 12:28:20

First and only medicine in its class approved for over-the-counter use that provides 24 hour relief of the full range of nasal allergy symptoms including nasal congestion BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and its U.S. consumer healthcare division Chattem announced today that Nasacort(®) Allergy 24HR Nasal Spray is now available over-the-counter (OTC) in the U.S. to relieve the full range of seasonal and year-round nasal allergy...

2014-01-30 16:26:09

When a one-size-fits-all prescription isn't the best remedy, patients can count on OuRX Pharmacy to create customized medications to fit their unique needs LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Monica compounding pharmacy, OuRX Pharmacy, Inc. is one of few independently-run stores of its kind in the Los Angeles area. The Santa Monica pharmacy dispenses specialized medications that can't be found at mass-producing pharmaceutical companies. Operated by Dr. Homayoon Khorsandi, OuRX...

2014-01-29 12:27:27

DUBLIN, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO; TASE) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.105 per share, payable on March 18, 2014 to shareholders of record on February 28, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/DE62255LOGO) From its beginnings as a packager of generic home remedies in 1887, Perrigo Company plc, headquartered in Ireland, has grown to become a leading global healthcare supplier....

2014-01-24 08:23:52

DUBLIN, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO; TASE) today announced that it has received final approval from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for its abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) for repaglinide tablets 1 mg and 2 mg, the generic equivalent to Prandin® Tablets (repaglinide tablets) and has commenced shipment of product. Perrigo previously launched the 0.5 mg strength in 2013. (Logo:...

2014-01-23 12:29:07

DUBLIN, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO; TASE) today announced that it will release financial results for its second quarter fiscal year 2014 on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at approximately 8:00 a.m. (ET). The Company will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. (ET) hosted by Joseph C. Papa, Perrigo's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120301/DE62255LOGO) The conference call will be available...

2014-01-16 16:24:12

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today released the following statement after Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam unveiled new legislation that would limit law-abiding consumers' access to popular nonprescription cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE). The governor's bill would reduce the amount of PSE-based medicines consumers can buy to 2.4 grams for a 30-day period, or 28.8 grams per year--a reduction...

2014-01-15 08:29:16

NEW DELHI, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Cold and Cough remedies has conventionally remained the leading segment of the industry with a value share of 24.9% of the total sales as of 2012 - The vitamins and mineral supplements sales value have increased predominantly over the years from USD 873.9 million in 2006 to USD 1,091.9 million in 2012 - Slovakia has emerged as the fastest growing market for OTC drugs in the region...

2014-01-14 23:20:17

Skin Tags Control Extra Strength offers safe and effective removal of skin tags. Sonoma, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Forces of Nature introduces Skin Tags Control Extra Strength, the world’s first organic over-the-counter treatment for skin tags. Skin tags are small growths that typically appear in middle age on the face, skin, hands, neck, chest and even eyelids and underarms. They can be challenging to remove at home. A patent-pending formula of certified organic ingredients that is...

2014-01-06 16:27:33

CHARLESTON, W.Va., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday afternoon, Carlos Gutierrez, senior director of state government affairs for the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) joined West Virginia Delegate Don Perdue and former Delegate Dr. Dan Foster for a panel discussion hosted by the Associated Press. The panel, which took place at the South Charleston campus of Marshall University as part of the AP's Legislative Lookahead event, focused on West Virginia's battle with...


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