Acthar

Acthar

(ăk′thär′)
A trademark for the drug preparation of ACTH.

Acthar

a trademark for adrenocorticotropic hormone injection (ACTH corticotropin).
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These trials, combined with many mechanism of action studies and numerous Questcor-sponsored investigator initiated studies, are aimed at building the body of evidence surrounding the safety and efficacy of Acthar in both on-label and potential new indications.
Acthar Gel is likely to be a strong complement to Mallinckrodt's portfolio of specialty pharmaceutical brands.
Acthar is increasingly being employed by specialty physicians in the treatment of a range of serious, difficult-to-treat autoimmune and inflammatory conditions, where patients often have exhausted other good therapeutic options.
Acthar Gel that is used to treat certain disorders with an inflammatory component.
Acthar Gel (repository corticotropin injection) will be presented at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2015 Annual Meeting to be held November 7-11 in San Francisco.
With this purchase, Questcor Pharmaceuticals aims to protect the manufacturing process trade secrets about Acthar.
Specifically, defendants misrepresented and/or failed to disclose that: (i) the Company was disseminating false and misleading statements to the public concerning the efficacy of Acthar as a treatment for multiple sclerosis and for nephrotic syndrome; (ii) the Company was marketing and promoting Acthar aggressively as a treatment for these conditions, with an inadequate compliance program; and (iii) as a result of the above, the Company's financial statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times.
Furie will share the first results of our pilot study on the effects of Acthar in patients with this challenging disease at the upcoming ACR Annual Meeting," saidSteven Romano, M.
Acthar Gel will move forward to function in Prince Edward Island, Canada, in its existing management team with Questcor's support.