SAN DIEGO, July 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ADMP) provided an update that Sandoz Inc. (Sandoz), a Novartis division, today announced the U.S. retail launch of SYMJEPI™ (epinephrine) 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg Injections, making both the adult and pediatric doses immediately available in local pharmacies across the U.S.
Sandoz launched SYMJEPI 0.3 mg Injection in the institutional channel earlier this year, and large wholesaler customers of Sandoz are now fully stocked to supply hospitals and clinics with both SYMJEPI 0.3 mg and 0.15 mg Injections inventory in the U.S. Sandoz also announced that in preparation for the U.S. retail launch they have rolled out the following:
- A social media program to increase awareness among physicians and patients;
- The new SYMJEPI website (https://www.symjepi.com/) to provide an instructional video and additional information on the product;
- A demonstrator device that simulates the use of SYMJEPI;
- The SYMJEPI Savings Program, in which eligible patients pay as little as $0;
- An initiative to modify existing state legislation to increase the availability of epinephrine in schools; and,
- A campaign to educate hospital providers and physicians on how to write scripts for epinephrine injection.
Dr. Dennis J. Carlo, President and CEO of Adamis stated, “Along with Sandoz, Adamis is thrilled to bring broad access to this critical medicine for patients. We expect that SYMJEPI will play a role in ending the chronic shortages of epinephrine injection products in the U.S.,” said Dr. Dennis J. Carlo, President and CEO of Adamis.
Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation is a specialty biopharmaceutical company primarily focused on developing and commercializing products in various therapeutic areas, including respiratory disease and allergy. The company’s SYMJEPI (epinephrine) Injection 0.3mg and SYMJEPI (epinephrine) Injection 0.15mg products are FDA approved for use in the emergency treatment of acute allergic reactions, including anaphylaxis. Adamis is developing additional products, including a naloxone injection product candidate for the treatment of opioid overdose, and a metered dose inhaler and dry powder inhaler product candidates for the treatment of asthma and COPD. The company’s subsidiary, U.S. Compounding, Inc., compounds sterile prescription drugs, and certain nonsterile drugs for human and veterinary use, to patients, physician clinics, hospitals, surgery centers and other clients throughout most of the United States.
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