Navigation Links
Fuisz Pharma LLC Announces Acquisition of Dysmenorrhea Treatment
Date:4/18/2011

MIAMI, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuisz Pharma announced that it has secured an exclusive license for a vaginal treatment of dysmenorrhea. The exclusive license covers existing clinical work whereby a medicated tampon was used to deliver keterolac and it includes two issued United States patents.

Joseph Fuisz, Managing Partner of Fuisz Pharma, stated, "We are pleased to announce this acquisition, having had a long standing interest in vaginal drug delivery, and in particular in the exciting patent portfolio originated by UMD prior to its acquisition by Femina Pharma."

"We look forward to seeking a marketing partner for this treatment.  The existing oral methods are not satisfactory and we believe that the market is finally taking notice of consumer acceptance of vaginal delivery."

The Fuiszes currently have a personal, majority position in Femina Pharma.  Prior to Femina's acquisition of UMD's assets, they had concluded an earlier license of UMD's technology.

Joseph Fuisz continued: "We see an exciting future for Femina's vaginal drug delivery portfolio, through the licensed technology as well as through recent allowances in the anti viral area in which vaginal delivery has interesting applications.  Vaginal delivery of anti virals is particularly exciting in view of limited absorption of many of these compounds when administered orally."

About Fuisz Pharma:

Fuisz Pharma (www.fuisz.com) is a private pharmaceutical technology company originated by the Fuiszes. The Fuiszes have made substantial contributions in drug delivery including 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, as well as independently developing extruded sheet technology, and have extensive experience working with big and specialty pharma.


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

Page: 1

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. Fuisz Pharma Announces Novel Anti Abuse System for Opiates
3. FUISZ Announces Advances in Devices and Solid Dosage Form
4. Fuisz Pharma Announces Acquisition of Key Anti Opiate Abuse Patent to Complement its Anti Opiate Abuse Platform
5. Fuisz Announces Issuance of Patent for the New Generation of Glucose and Other Analyte Analyzers
6. Fuisz Pharma Releases Clinical Photos of Its Opioid Abuse Detection System
7. Fuisz Pharma LLC Develops a New Generation of Oral Solid Dosage Form Shapes That Facilitate Swallowing and Esophageal Transit
8. Thomson Scientific Publishes The Ones to Watch - A Quarterly Review of Phase Changes in the Pharmaceutical Pipeline
9. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Clearance to Resume Clinical Trials for XIAFLEX(TM)
10. Vion Pharmaceuticals Completes Accrual of 85 Patients to its Pivotal Phase II Trial of Cloretazine(R) (VNP40101M) in Elderly AML
11. Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Announce Receipt of an FDA Action Letter for Bifeprunox, an Investigational Treatment for Schizophrenia
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 Research and ... Market for Companion Diagnostic Tests" report to their offering. ... for Companion Diagnostics The World Market for ... personalized medicine diagnostics. Market analysis in the report includes the ... Market (In Vitro Diagnostic Kits) by Region (N. America, EU, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... 24, 2016  Arkis BioSciences, a leading innovator ... more durable cerebrospinal fluid treatments, today announced it ... funding is led by Innova Memphis, followed by ... private investors.  Arkis, new financing will accelerate the ... market release of its in-licensed Endexo® technology. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 ... "Pharmaceutical Excipients Market by Type (Organic Chemical (Sugar, ... Formulation (Oral, Topical, Coating, Parenteral) - Global Forecast to ... The global pharmaceutical excipients market ... at a CAGR of 6.1% in the forecast period ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... closing of Bruton Memorial Library on June 21 due to a possible lice infestation, as ... of head lice: the parasite’s ability to live away from a human host, and to ... one in the event that lice have simply gotten out of control. , As lice ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... On Friday, June 10, Van Mitchell, Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and ... their exemplary accomplishments in worksite health promotion. , The Wellness at Work Awards took ... the BWI Marriott in Linthicum Heights. iHire was one of 42 businesses to receive ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to ... , “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there ... my other children and say he was going to kill them. If we were ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway Pain Relief Products, join The ‘Business ... to $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting it yearly to increase at the ... minimum wage, assure the wage floor does not erode again, and make future increases more ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Strategic Capital Partners, LLC (SCP) in ... investment capital for emerging technology companies. SCP has delivered investment events and ... more than a million dollars of capital investment for five companies. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):