Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a specialty pharmaceutical company that has developed and is commercializing DUEXIS and RAYOS/LODOTRA, both of which target unmet therapeutic needs in arthritis, pain and inflammatory diseases. Our strategy is to develop, acquire, in-license and/or co-promote additional innovative medicines where we can execute a targeted commercial approach in specific therapeutic areas while taking advantage of our commercial strengths and the infrastructure we have put in place. On April 23, 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, or FDA, approved DUEXIS (formerly HZT-501), a proprietary tablet formulation containing a fixed-dose combination of ibuprofen and famotidine in a single pill. DUEXIS is indicated for the relief of signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, or RA, and osteoarthritis, or OA, and to decrease the risk of developing upper gastrointestinal, or GI, ulcers in patients who are taking ibuprofen for these indications. ... More ...