NEWPORT, Ky., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc., an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company with both development and commercial capabilities focused on women's healthcare and pain management, announced today that the U.S. launch of Zipsor(TM) (diclofenac potassium) Liquid Filled Capsules, is now underway and being supported by an expanded 250-member specialty sales force.
Commenting on the launch, Natasha Giordano, Chief Commercial Officer, said, "The launch of Zipsor was a tremendous achievement for Xanodyne. Within 90 days of receiving FDA approval, we were able to scale up our commercial organization and secure broad distribution at retail pharmacies for the product."
Xanodyne remains committed to aggressively executing its product commercialization strategy for its emerging product portfolio. The Company expects FDA action soon on Lysteda(TM) (formerly XP12B), an oral tranexamic acid compound under priority review for the potential treatment of women suffering from heavy menstrual bleeding.
Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc., which commenced operations in 2001, is an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company with both development and commercial capabilities focused on women's healthcare and pain management. Xanodyne markets a portfolio of products consisting of prescription pharmaceuticals and a line of prenatal vitamins. Additionally, Xanodyne is advancing a late stage pipeline of product candidates targeted at significant potential markets in Xanodyne's focus areas.
Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc.