Pharmaceuticals The most-up-to-date pharmaceutical news stories, including medical, cosmetic, and supplemental treatments. This section contains releases covering all aspects of the pharmaceutical sector, from research, development, and testing, through to product launches and marketing. Topics include clinical trials and studies, as well as updates on the FDA approval process for new treatment options. Learn about upcoming events, conferences, and educational initiatives. Also included is financial and corporate information from the sector, such as board decisions, appointments and changes, industry awards, and quarterly reports.

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Apr 29, 2019, 17:30 ET Medicure Reports Financial Results for Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2018

WINNIPEG, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Medicure Inc. ("Medicure" or the "Company") (TSXV:MPH, OTC:MCUJF), a pharmaceutical company, today reported its...


Apr 29, 2019, 17:28 ET IRICoR is delighted by the success of the EFFERVESCENCE event

MONTREAL, April 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - IRICoR is proud to be one of 14 partners who contributed to the first edition of the EFFERVESCENCE - The...


Apr 29, 2019, 13:04 ET Government of Canada invests $17 million to keep Ontario's roads safe from drug-impaired drivers

TORONTO, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Impaired driving is the number one cause of criminal death in Canada, costing hundreds of lives and thousands of...


Apr 29, 2019, 12:30 ET Patrick Lynch Named Chief Financial Officer for Consolidated Container Company

Consolidated Container Company this morning announced the appointment of Patrick Lynch, a seasoned financial executive, as the company's Chief...


Apr 29, 2019, 08:00 ET Bausch + Lomb Announces New Scientific Analyses Featuring Surgical And Pharmaceutical Products Will Be Presented During The Annual Meeting Of The American Society Of Cataract And Refractive Surgery

Bausch + Lomb, a leading global eye health company and wholly owned subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TXS: BHC), today announced that...


Apr 29, 2019, 07:30 ET Chemistree Acquires Ownership Stake in The Physician's Choice CBD LLC

- Doctor created, CBD from Hemp Pain Management Company VANCOUVER, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Chemistree Technology Inc. (CSE: CHM and CHM.wt) (US OTCQB: ...


Apr 29, 2019, 07:00 ET First Patient in New England Treated With the Agili-C™ Implant at CartiHeal's Pivotal Study

Christian Lattermann, M.D., Chief of the Sports Medicine Service and Director of the Center for Cartilage Repair at Brigham and Women's Hospital in...


Apr 29, 2019, 06:00 ET HLS Therapeutics Files New Drug Submission for Vascepa® in Canada

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death globally1 NDS for Vascepa is supported by data from the REDUCE-IT™ trial, an international,...


Apr 26, 2019, 14:51 ET Columbia Care Inc. (formerly known as Canaccord Genuity Growth Corp.) announces completion of qualifying transaction

TORONTO, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Columbia Care Inc. (the "Company"), formerly known as Canaccord Genuity Growth Corp. ("CGGC") (NEO: CGGC.UN), is...


Apr 26, 2019, 14:24 ET Government of Canada announces membership of new Scientific Advisory Committee on Health Products for Women

Prominent physicians, award-winning researchers, and patient advocates to collaborate towards optimal health outcomes for women OTTAWA, April 26,...


Apr 26, 2019, 08:00 ET New Scientific And Clinical Analyses Regarding Bausch + Lomb Surgical And Pharmaceutical Products To Be Presented During The Association For Research In Vision And Ophthalmology Meeting

Bausch + Lomb, a leading global eye health company and wholly owned subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TXS: BHC), today announced that...


Apr 26, 2019, 07:00 ET Aurora Cannabis and EnWave Corporation Enter Global Licensing Arrangements

Establish Intellectual Property Partnership and $10 Million Strategic Equity Investment NYSE | TSX: ACB TSX-V: ENW EDMONTON and VANCOUVER, April 26,...


Apr 26, 2019, 07:00 ET ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. Announces Release Date for First Quarter 2019 Results

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 26, 2019 /CNW/ - ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. ("ADVANZ PHARMA" or "the Company") (TSX:ADVZ), an international specialty pharmaceutical...


Apr 25, 2019, 13:17 ET FDA Approves Bausch Health's DUOBRII™ (Halobetasol Propionate And Tazarotene) Lotion 0.01%/0.045% For Plaque Psoriasis In Adults

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health...


Apr 25, 2019, 10:54 ET Update on New Drug and Medical Device Authorizations

Accelerating new treatment options for Canadians OTTAWA, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians want access to the latest treatments for themselves, and...


Apr 25, 2019, 10:21 ET Leading Independent Proxy Advisory Firm ISS Recommends Change at Knight Therapeutics

ISS Notes "Stark" Underperformance, Recommends Election of New Independent Directors and for Knight Shareholders to Vote on the GOLD Proxy Card...


Apr 25, 2019, 09:17 ET Crescita Therapeutics Signs Pliaglis® Out-Licensing Agreement with Cantabria Labs for €2.5M Upfront After Reacquiring Rest-of-World Rights

LAVAL, QC, April 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Crescita Therapeutics Inc. ("Crescita" or the "Company") (TSX: CTX and OTC US: CRRTF), a Canadian commercial ...


Apr 25, 2019, 08:30 ET Pharmapod Partners With FIP to Improve Patient Safety

The International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) and Pharmapod have today signed a partnership, to offer an infrastructure for effective incident...


Apr 25, 2019, 08:00 ET Valeo Pharma to Present at 2019 Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference

MONTREAL, April 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Valeo Pharma Inc. (CSE: VPH), a Canadian specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to commercializing...


Apr 25, 2019, 07:30 ET GT Biopharma (GTBP) to Broadcast Update on TriKE Initiatives for HIV and Oncology at University of Minnesota On May 7th; Dr. Jeff Miller And Dr. Timothy Schacker to Host Event

GT Biopharma, Inc. (OTCQB: GTBP) (GTBP.PA), an immuno-oncology biotechnology company focused on innovative treatments based on the Company's...


Apr 25, 2019, 07:30 ET ESSA Pharma to Attend Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference 2019

HOUSTON and VANCOUVER, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. (TSX-V: EPI; Nasdaq: EPIX) ("ESSA" or the "Company"), a pharmaceutical company focused ...


Apr 25, 2019, 07:00 ET Aurora Bolsters Anandia's Testing Capabilities Through Acquisition of Chemi Pharmaceutical

Supporting the Growth and Expansion of Anandia's Independent Cannabis Testing Capabilities TSX | NYSE: ACB EDMONTON, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Aurora...


Apr 25, 2019, 07:00 ET Salix Enters Into Exclusive License Agreement With Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma To Develop And Commercialize Late Stage Investigational S1P Modulator For The Treatment Of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Salix Pharmaceuticals ("Salix"), one of the largest specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world committed to the prevention and treatment of...


Apr 25, 2019, 06:30 ET HLS Therapeutics to Host Q1 2019 Financial Results Conference Call

TORONTO, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - HLS Therapeutics Inc. ("HLS" or the "Company") (TSX: HLS), a specialty pharmaceutical company specializing in central ...


Apr 24, 2019, 19:05 ET Minister of Health announces partnerships to improve vaccination rates in Canada

New project will improve access to vaccination and increase vaccine coverage SURREY, BC, April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The majority of Canadians vaccinate...