Avion Pharmaceuticals Announces the Launch of Prenate&#0174 AM, a Prescription Prenatal Supplement With B Vitamins and Ginger

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ATLANTA, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Avion Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceutical company, announces the addition of PrenateĀ® AM to the PrenateĀ® family of vitamins. PrenateĀ® AM's formulation eases symptoms commonly associated with pregnancy, including Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy (NVP). Vitamin B6 and Ginger, both key ingredients in Prenate AM, have been recommended as first-line support for easing symptoms of nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy.1, 2

"Prenate AM is an exciting addition to Avion's Prenate portfolio. We believe it is important for new OB patients to have access to a prenatal vitamin that promotes tolerance to ensure supplementation of key vitamins, minerals and folic acid in the diet. Prenate AM is designed to help those women who suffer from nausea and vomiting during pregnancy," stated Mike Sullivan, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, for Avion Pharmaceuticals.

"Avion continues to deliver on its mission to provide important products along the continuum of care for moms and babies. It is core to Avion's mission to support patients with a prenatal product that helps enhance pregnancy while meeting important nutritional needs," added Mark Pugh, CEO.

About Avion Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Avion Pharmaceuticals, LLC is a Specialty Pharmaceutical company formed to develop and market a portfolio of innovative pharmaceutical products in the Women's Heath and Dermatology therapeutic areas. Avion Pharmaceuticals focuses on identifying opportunities to acquire and enhance the market potential of innovative, commercially available therapeutics and late-stage development drugs to fulfill unmet medical needs. For additional information about Avion Pharmaceuticals please contact the company at 678-325-5188 or visit www.avionrx.com.

  1. Ebrahimi N., Maltepe C., Einarson A.,Optimal management of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy. Int J Womens Health. 2010; 2: 241248.
  2. Chittumma, P., Kaewkiatttikun K., Wiriyasariwach B., Comparison of the Effectiveness of Ginger and Vitamin B6 for Treatment of Nausea and Vomiting in Early Pregnancy: A Randomized Double-Blind Controlled Trial. J Med Assoc Thai 2007; Volume 1: 15-19

SOURCE Avion Pharmaceuticals, LLC

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