After months of speculation on who Pfizer Inc. (PFE) will attempt to buy are now officially over — sort of. It has been confirmed that Pfizer Inc. and Allergan Plc (AGN), according to the Wall Street Journal, are discussing a potential merger. The two companies have declined to comment.   Analysts have been speculating on […]

Novel delivery system, Site Specific Targeting (SST®), demonstrates a pattern of rapid action in three studies for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) management In one study,  there was a significant reduction reported in intensity of most bothersome IBS symptoms after 2 hours and frequency and intensity at 24 hours In real world study, 75.6 percent of […]

– More than 85 percent of IBS patients reported a consistently high level of satisfaction with IBgard – High satisfaction ratings for IBgard reported in a patient population historically not satisfied with IBS treatment – More than 90 percent of patients reported willingness to recommend IBgard to friends and family who also suffer from IBS […]

A new electronic drug capsule engineered to deliver medications directly to the colon could potentially offer a more effective and cheaper option for treating people with gastrointestinal conditions, according to researchers at Purdue University in Indiana.   The device is comprised of two parts, one carrying a drug payload and the other housing electronics designed […]