Vaccines offered are Polio, hepatitis B, Menveo (Meningitis vaccine), DTaP, TD, Tdap, Varicella (chickenpox), MMR, Prevnar
(pneumonia), Pediarix (DTaP-HEPB-IPV Combo), Rotarix, hepatitis A, and Gardasil (Human Papillomavirus vaccine).
In addition to its gene therapy operations, colleagues at Pfizer's Sanford facility also manufacture components for the company's vaccine portfolio, including Prevnar
13 and several vaccines currently in Pfizer's research pipeline.
PHARMA giant Pfizer has agreed to spin off its off-patent branded drugs business and combine it with generic drugmaker Mylan, a move that leaves it with its more profitable innovative drugs, including cancer treatment Ibrance and pneumonia vaccine Prevnar
"Factors include Prevnar
and Xeljanz pressures due to recent negative regulatory action, lower Innovative margins (including possible dis-synergies from Upjohn exit), and weaker Upjohn financials (including China price cut pressure)."
In another move, the panel said it was no longer advising that healthy Americans 65 and older routinely receive a vaccine called Prevnar
In another move, the panel said it was no longer advising that healthy Americans aged 65 years and older routinely receive the Prevnar
Comments: Biopharma revenues were $9.2 billion, up 3% driven by Eliquis (+32% to $1.0 billion), Ibrance (+21% to $1.1 billion), Prevnar
13/Prevenar 13 (+8% to $1.5 billion) and Xeljanz (+30% to $423 million).
There are two pneumonia vaccines: Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine, and PCV13 (Prevnar
), and Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine, or PPSV23 (Pneumovax).
Food and Drug Administration licensed two vaccines: pneumococcal polysaccharide (PPSV23) and 13 valent pneumococcal conjugate (Prevnar
M2 PHARMA-May 25, 2018-Study Shows Prevnar
13 Reduces Risk of Hospitalization due to Pneumococcal Pneumonia in Adults Age 65+
Experts recommend that anyone over age 65 receive the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (Prevnar
13[R]) in addition to the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (Pneumovax[R]).