Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc. said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had rejected its application to market an intranasal version of the emergency opioid-overdose treatment, naloxone.

AstraZeneca entered into an agreement with Cilag GmbH International, an affiliate of Johnson & Johnson, for the divestment of the non-U.S. rights to Rhinocort Aqua.

BioSpace (DHX) is pleased to present its NextGen Bio “Class of 2016.” This list contains 20 life science companies that launched no earlier than 2013 and are headquartered in the United States. Once BioSpace sorted the companies into that group, they were then weighted by a number of different categories and ranked in a cumulative […]

Indivior Plc said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration rejected its nasal spray for the emergency treatment of opioid overdose. The company said it was reviewing the health regulator’s response. These sprays contain naloxone, a drug that has been used to treat opioid overdose for nearly 45 years in injectable forms. Last week, […]

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first-ever nasal spray emergency treatment for opioid overdose on Wednesday. The spray, developed by privately held Adapt Pharma Ltd, uses naloxone, a drug used to treat opioid overdose for nearly 45 years but approved only in injectable forms. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]