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Endo Pharmaceuticals is a therapeutically focused pharmaceutical company specializing in the discovery, development and manufacture of quality pain management and supportive care products. Endo is committed to advancing pain management and supportive care treatment through strong research and development programs, innovative technology and delivery systems, collaborative medical education intitiatives and community awareness projects.
Medtronic‘s Spinal and Biologics business is based in Memphis, TN and its Kyphon Products division is based in Sunnyvale, CA, which includes KYPHON™ Balloon Kyphoplasty, the X-STOP® IPD® (Interspinous Process Decompression) System, and the Discyphor Direct™ Catheter System. The Kyphon Products division is the center of technology excellence for minimally invasive diagnostics and therapies emphasizing percutaneous approaches.
At Pfizer, we apply science and our global resources to bring therapies to people that extend and significantly improve their lives. We strive to set the standard for quality, safety and value in the discovery, development and manufacture of health care products. Our global portfolio includes medicines and vaccines as well as many of the world’s best-known consumer health care products. Every day, Pfizer colleagues work across developed and emerging markets to advance wellness, prevention, treatments and cures that challenge the most feared diseases of our time. Consistent with our responsibility as one of the world’s premier innovative biopharmaceutical companies, we collaborate with health care providers, governments and local communities to support and expand access to reliable, affordable health care around the world. For more than 150 years, Pfizer has worked to make a difference for all who rely on us.
Janssen Pharmaceutical Company
As a member of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is dedicated to addressing and solving some of the most important unmet medical needs of our time. Janssen has discovered, developed, and launched many innovative treatments for brain and central nervous system conditions. Driven by our commitment to patients, we work together to bring innovative ideas, products, services and solutions to individuals with serious mental illness, and to physicians throughout the world. For more information on Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. or its products, visit us at www.JanssenPharmaceuticalsInc.com or follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/JanssenUS.
Purdue Pharma, LP
Purdue Pharma L.P., a privately held pharmaceutical company founded by physicians, is known for its pioneering research on persistent pain. Focused on the needs of patients, the company is dedicated to finding, developing, and bringing to market new medicines and related products that promote health and healing. To raise awareness of the importance of pain management, Purdue sponsors Partners Against Pain. This alliance of patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers seeks to alleviate unnecessary suffering by advancing standards of pain care through education and advocacy.
Teva North America
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is the largest maker of generic pharmaceutical products, has a global product portfolio of more than 1,300 molecules and a direct presence in about 60 countries. The branded businesses focus on CNS, oncology, pain, respiratory, women’s health and biologics.
AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of cardiovascular, metabolic, respiratory, inflammation, autoimmune, oncology, infection and neuroscience diseases. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide. For more information please visit www.astrazeneca-us.com.
Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is a multibillion dollar specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on our mission: Managing Complexity. Improving Lives. We provide medicines to address unmet patient needs, stemming from nearly 150 years of using our unique strengths, experience and expertise to help improve people’s lives. Discover how our rich history of innovation and patient-centered solutions has helped influence our vision for the future.
Pernix Therapeutics is a specialty pharmaceutical business with a focus on acquiring, developing and commercializing prescription drugs primarily for the U.S. market. The Company targets underserved therapeutic areas such as CNS, including neurology and pain management. The Company promotes its branded products to physicians through its two sales forces and markets its generic portfolio through its wholly owned subsidiaries, Macoven Pharmaceuticals, LLC and Cypress Pharmaceutical, Inc.