Navigation Links
Fuisz Pharma Announces Novel Anti Abuse System for Opiates
Date:1/27/2010

MIAMI and LJUBLJANA, Slovenia, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuisz Pharma today announced the development of a novel anti-abuse system intended for use with abuse prone drugs. This system seeks to address the misuse of addictive drugs with a particular emphasis on opiates and is applicable to all dosage forms.

Fuisz Pharma President, Joseph Matus Fuisz commented: "The desirability of an effective anti abuse system is well understood. The United States Government has estimated that thirty six million Americans will abuse a medication at some point in their lifetime. Abuse is particularly prevalent in the pain area. Notwithstanding this need, the industry has found it challenging to implement abuse resistant dosage forms despite Herculean formulation efforts. This is due primarily to the fundamental tension between the bioavailability of a drug in the body and the prevention of extraction from the dosage form and other types of misuse by a highly motivated and sophisticated population of abusers."

Mr. Fuisz continued: "The Fuisz system for preventing abuse combines, as the best inventions do, novelty with simplicity. We are confident that our anti-abuse system will be welcomed by our pharmaceutical partners as well as by those concerned with drug misuse issues and the public and private health practitioner."

Noted pharmaceutical inventor Richard C. Fuisz, M.D. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Carl_Fuisz) was one of the inventors of the methodology.

Fuisz Pharma is a private pharmaceutical company originated by the Fuiszes. The Fuiszes have made substantial contributions in drug delivery (orally dissolving tablets and novel particle coating systems at Fuisz Technologies; inventing and developing thin film drug delivery technologies at Kosmos Pharma and MonoSol Rx, etc.) and have extensive experience working with big and specialty pharma. Fuisz Pharma has offices in Miami and Los Angeles as well as a presence in the EU through Ljubljana, Slovenia.

SOURCE Fuisz Pharma


'/>"/>
SOURCE Fuisz Pharma
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Fuisz Tobacco Announces Clinical Study Results for Fuisz Tobacco Sheet Strip; Super Enhanced Bioavailability of Nicotine From Its Tobacco Sheet Strip Supports Efficacy of Low Dose Tobacco Product
2. Pharma CI Conference Amy Yueh Pays $52,000 to Apaporis LLC to Satisfy Judgment Against Her In Superior Court Of New Jersey Case
3. Steven Leventer Joins PharmaNet Development Group as Vice President, Clinical Research Neuroscience
4. Intercept Pharmaceuticals Raises $25 Million Series B Financing
5. Pharma Billionaire Stewart Rahr Provides Substantial Donation to Haiti Charities
6. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Announces Phase 2 Trial of Picoplatin in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Meets Primary Endpoint and Study Objectives
7. Amylin Pharmaceuticals to Webcast Year-End Financial Results
8. Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Donates Caldolor(R) to Haitian Relief Effort
9. New Life Agency, Inc. Joins Forces With The Diamond Institute and Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy to Introduce the Nations First In Vitro Fertilization Insurance Program
10. New White Paper Examines Advanced Mycoplasma Tests - How Real-Time PCR Analysis Helps Save Time and Money for Biopharmaceutical Manufacturers
11. Sagent Pharmaceuticals Launches Pamidronate Disodium Injection
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 ... beide primären Endpunkte und demonstriert ... in ‚ausgezeichneter plus guter , ...    ,      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130829/633895-a ... heute neue positive Daten von der MORA-Studie der ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... LAWRENCE, Mass. , May 24, 2016  NxStage ... medical technology company focused on advancing renal care, today ... Officer, plans to participate in the following schedule of ... will be made available at http://ir.nxstage.com/ . ... Jefferies Healthcare Conference NY, NY           Friday, ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 ... de doble terapia del mundo, introduce catéteres para ... OrbusNeich, una compañía global especializada en ... vidas, ha expandido su cartera incluyendo productos para ... JADE™ y Scoreflex™ PTA son los dispositivos de ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Educational opportunities, ... housing, with more advantaged communities providing richer opportunities. Recognizing the key role of ... school improvement policies; (b) school choice policies; (c) school desegregation policies; (d) wealth-focused ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... ... New Brunswick, New Jersey: This year marks Children’s Specialized Hospital ’s 125th anniversary ... anniversary, the hospital has themed the milestone “Hats Off” and kicked off the yearlong ... Saturday, May 21, at Johnson Park in Piscataway, New Jersey. , “Hats ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... (PRWEB) May 24, 2016 -- Grow Healthy ... Advisory Board. Joining the Grow Healthy Advisory Board team are ... embody the mission of our organization and bring talent, expertise and ... as we continue to expand our footprint as the leader in ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Boyd Industries, a leading supplier of ... groundbreaking new product for pediatric dentistry , at AAPD 2016, the annual conference ... May 26-29. The Concealed Delivery Unit keeps dental hand pieces and other anxiety-provoking pieces ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Eggsurance, the first independent, non-clinic ... its community and education hub for women considering fertility preservation, as well as ... safe and welcoming place for women to find cycle buddies, get clinic recommendations ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):