Navigation Links
Prasco Selected as GSK's Generics Marketing and Distribution Agent
Date:3/11/2009

Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray (FLONASE(R)) will be the first product marketed under this arrangement

MASON, Ohio, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Prasco Laboratories, announced today it has entered into a marketing and distribution agreement with GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK). FLONASE(R) (fluticasone propionate) Nasal Spray is the first product to be marketed under this agreement. Prasco, as GSK's agent and on GSK's behalf, will solicit orders for, and distribute Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray to all trade classes in the U.S. under a GSK/Prasco label.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090311/CL81889)

"We are especially proud to have established this relationship with GlaxoSmithKline, a global leader in the research-based pharmaceutical industry," said Prasco Chief Executive Officer E. Thomas Arington. "We look forward to working with GSK to provide more choices for patients in the generics market."

"GlaxoSmithKline is always looking for opportunities to increase access to our medicines for patients," said Stan Hull, GlaxoSmithKline Senior Vice President, U.S. Pharmaceuticals. "The arrangement with Prasco, a known leader in the generics market, allows GSK to expand participation in the generic market in a new way."

Fluticasone Propionate Nasal Spray is AB-rated, therapeutically equivalent and substitutable for the brand FLONASE Nasal Spray. Fluticasone Propionate is indicated for the management of the nasal symptoms of seasonal and perennial allergic and nonallergic rhinitis in adults and pediatric patients 4 years of age and older.

FLONASE(R) is a registered trademark of Glaxo Group Limited, UK.

About Prasco

Prasco's mission is to provide both quality products and significant cost-savings to the consumer. Prasco's goal is to provide patients with brand sameness through Prasco Authorized Generics, which are brand-products sold under the Prasco private label. Prasco's executive team has extensive experience working within both the brand and generic industries. A centerpiece of the company's corporate capabilities is its sales/marketing and business development teams. Prasco's product line is currently sold through the major distribution channels, including chains, independent pharmacies, distributors, wholesalers, and managed care providers.

The company operates from a 160,000 sq. ft. administrative office and warehouse facility and has complete control over product distribution management systems--including DEA-approved facilities for Schedule II-V controlled drug products.

About GSK:

GlaxoSmithKline - one of the world's leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies - is committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. For further information please visit www.gsk.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Prasco Laboratories
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Prasco to Distribute Generic Forms of Dorzolamide Hydrochloride-Timolol Maleate and Dorzolamide Hydrochloride Ophthalmic Solutions (Comparable to Mercks COSOPT(R) and TRUSOPT(R) Ophthalmic Solutions)
2. Brooke Franchise Corporation Announces Selected July Results
3. Corbett Selected to Host the Only Midwest Global Awards Judging Competition
4. Draxis Health selected by Johnson and Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. for major contract manufacturing relationship
5. Crdentia Selected by High Rock Raceway to Provide Healthcare Staffing Services
6. Fry Construction Selected for High-Profile Medical Imaging Project
7. Meth Project Advertisements Selected for National Prevention Campaign
8. Eight Graduate Nursing Students Selected to Receive The California Endowment-AACN Minority Nurse Faculty Scholarship
9. CutisPharma Selected by Medicine Shoppe International as Preferred Vendor for Unit-of-Use Compounding Kits
10. SAIC Selected to Support the U.S. Military Theater Medical Information Program-Joint
11. The Cooper Institutes FITNESSGRAM Selected as Statewide Physical Fitness Assessment Tool
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... ... Patients who want to receive cosmetic dentistry procedures such as Invisalign® or ... a consultation, with or without a referral. Dr. Bedich enjoys improving the appearance of ... Dr. Bedich offers a variety of cosmetic dentistry services at his practice that are ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... May 24, 2017 , ... ... reproductive tract in which the endometrial lining of the uterus spreads into ... pain. Patients experiencing painful intercourse, painful periods, pelvic pain, or irregular bleeding ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... NY (PRWEB) , ... May 24, 2017 , ... ... the practice is offering holistic pediatric dentistry options for its patients on Long ... of the patient’s entire physical well being, and is one of the biggest ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Technique, technique, technique – with a dash of common sense. ... training and exercise or simply lifting heavy objects, advises Dr. Kaliq Chang, interventional pain ... Chang says. “Improper technique in lifting anything heavy or an attempt to lift too ...
(Date:5/23/2017)... ... May 23, 2017 , ... Allegheny Health Network ... The Alexis Joy D’Achille Center for Women’s Behavioral Health at West Penn Hospital ... western Pennsylvania for women suffering from pregnancy-related depression. Construction of the Center is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/10/2017)... , May 10, 2017 Global Health Intelligence ... Latin America , published its 2017 ranking of ... is based on extensive data analysis from GHI,s hospitals ... hospitals database for the region. The GHI database covers 86% ... offering more than 130 data points for each institution in ...
(Date:5/9/2017)... , May 9, 2017  Demonstrating its ... board of directors for the Pharmaceutical Research and ... for membership. Biopharmaceutical companies will now have to ... order to be eligible to join PhRMA. ... the board is sending a clear message that ...
(Date:5/6/2017)... Texas , May 5, 2017   Provista , ... with more than 200,000 customers, today announced Jim Cunniff ... a wealth of executive and business experience to Provista, including ... compounding pharmacy in California . He assumed ... "Jim is a great fit for Provista," says ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: