The Actavis Group Company Profile

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Actavis' recent acquisition of the generics business of Alpharma positions the company among the five leading generic pharmaceutical companies in the world, with 10,000 employees in over 30 countries. Founded in 1956, the Group now operates across five continents and has its headquarters in Iceland. Today the Company has modern development and manufacturing facilities in Europe, the US and Asia. The plants produce a variety of medicines in different formulations including tablets, capsules, injectables, suppositories, sprays, steriles, powders, oral liquids and semi solids


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News Articles [626 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

English Court gives green light to Actavis for generic version of Alimta® in UK, France, Spain and Italy on basis of reconstitution in dextrose

Précis In a recent decision (Actavis & ors v Eli Lilly [2016] EWHC 234 (Pat)), the English High Court has granted declarations of non-infringement to Actavis, which was “clearing the ...

Amneal, Actavis settle generic Rytary litigation

Liabilities Update: AbbVie Wins AndroGel Re-Trial; Actavis To Settle Out Of Testosterone MDL

For second time, judge finds problem with jury verdict against AbbVie; Bayer withdraws its appeal of Xarelto pre-trial rulings pending...  

Human medicines European public assessment report (EPAR): Levetiracetam Actavis Group, levetiracetam, Revision: 10, Authorised

WHO Kick-Starts Pilot For Prequalification Of Biologics/Biosimilars

Manufacturers are being invited to submit expressions of interest in relation to two anticancer monoclonal antibodies on the WHO's essential...   

Actavis plc. rebrands on US Stock Exchange to Allergan plc.

Normal 0 false false false EN-GB X-NONE X-NONE Earlier this month, Actavis plc. announced that the company had adopted Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) as its new global name.&nbs...

EMA's Modeling & Simulation Group Gears Up For Bigger Role With New Status

Modeling and simulation approaches are expected to play even a greater role in regulatory decision-making by the European Medicines Agency...    

Human medicines European public assessment report (EPAR): Sildenafil Actavis, sildenafil, Revision: 11, Authorised

PubMed Articles [1721 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Group Influences on Engaging Self-Control: Children Delay Gratification and Value It More When Their In-Group Delays and Their Out-Group Doesn't.

Self-control emerges in a rich sociocultural context. Do group norms around self-control influence the degree to which children use it? We tested this possibility by assigning 3- to 5-year-old childre...

Does Timing of Surgery Affect Treatment of the Terrible Triad of the Elbow?

BACKGROUND This study investigated the influence of surgical timing on the treatment of terrible triad of the elbow (TTE). MATERIAL AND METHODS After exclusion, 63 patients were enrolled in this study...

An Examination of Group Size and Valence in Delay Discounting of Shared Outcomes.

Previous research has examined delay discounting in a group context, where the outcomes are shared with others. These studies indicate shallow delay discounting in a group context compared to an indiv...

Ameliorating effects of tempol on methotrexate-induced liver injury in rats.

Methotrexate (MTX) is used in the treatment of certain types of cancers and chronic inflammatory illnesses, although the clinical use of MTX is limited due to its adverse effects, the most common of w...

Medulloblastoma with transitional features between Group 3 and Group 4 is associated with good prognosis.

Medulloblastoma, the most common malignant pediatric brain tumor, is a heterogeneous disease, with the existence of at least four molecular types: Wingless (WNT), Sonic Hedgehog (SHH), Group 3 and Gro...

Clinical Trials [3930 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

A Relative Bioavailability Study of Finasteride 5 mg Tablets Under Fed Conditions

The purpose of this study is to compare the rate and extent of absorption of Actavis Group hf, Iceland, finasteride and Merck & Co. Inc., U.S.A. (Proscar), finasteride, administered as a 1...

Clinical Endpoint Study of Nepafenac 0.3% Opthalmic Suspension

A randomized, multicenter, double masked, placebo controlled, parallel group, bioequivalence study to evaluate the clinical equivalence and safety of Nepafenac 0.3% ophthalmic suspension (...

A Relative Bioavailability Study of Amlodipine Besylate 10 mg Tablets Under Fasting Conditions

The purpose of this study to assess the single-dose relative bioavailability of Actavis Group hf and Pfizer (Norvasc®) 10 mg amlodipine besylate tablets, under fasting conditions.

A Relative Bioavailability Study of 50 mg Venlafaxine Hydrochloride Tablets Under Fed Conditions

The purpose of this study to assess the single-dose relative bioavailability of Actavis Group hf 50 mg venlafaxine hydrochloride tablets with Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (Effexor®) 50 mg venlaf...

Study Comparing 0.3% Adapalene Topical Gel to Differin® 0.3% Adapalene Topical Gel

Marketed by Galderma Laboratories, L.P., Differin® (adapalene 0.3% topical gel) is a safe and effective topical therapy used for the treatment of acne vulgaris. Actavis Mid-Atlantic LLC h...

Companies [1632 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Actavis Inc.

Actavis Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Actavis Group hf. Approximately one third of Actavis' sales are generated in North America, Actavis' single largest market. Based in Morristown, NJ, Actavis has ...

Actavis Group

Actavis is a fast growing company, headquartered in Iceland with modern development and manufacturing facilities in Europe, the U.S. and Asia and an extensive sales and marketing network in five conti...

The Actavis Group

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Forest Laboratories, Inc. and Furiex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Forest Laboratories (NYSE: FRX) is a leading, fully integrated, specialty pharmaceutical company largely focused on the United States market. Forest markets a portfolio of branded...

TransCelerate BioPharma Inc.

TransCelerate BioPharma Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the health of people around the world by accelerating and enhancing the research and development (...

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