Medicure Company Profile

21:52 EDT 24th March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Medicure Inc. is a cardiovascular drug discovery and development Company focused on developing effective therapeutics for unmet needs in the field of cardiovascular medicine, the largest pharmaceutical sector with annual global sales of over US $70 billion. Medicure was founded in 1997 by the renowned cardiovascular researcher, Naranjan S. Dhalla, Ph.D., Professor and Director, Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St. Boniface General Hospital Research Centre, University of Manitoba and by internationally recognized biotech entrepreneur, Albert D. Friesen, Ph.D. (President and CEO). Medicure became a public company in November 1999 and trades under the symbol MPH on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and MCU on the American Stock Exchange (Amex).


4-1200 Waverley Street
R3T 0P4


Phone: 204.487.7412
Fax: 204.488.9823

News Articles [15 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Medicure Announces FDA Approval Received for Prexxartan (valsartan) Oral Solution

WINNIPEG, Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Medicure Inc. ("Medicure" or the "Company") (TSXV:MPH, OTC:MCUJF), a pharmaceutical company, today announced that Carmel Biosciences, Inc. ("Carmel") has receive...

B. Braun Obtains Preliminary Injunction Against Poly Medicure (Polymed) for Misleading Advertising

MELSUNGEN, Germany, November 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Melsungen AG has successfully asserted claims for unfair competition against Indian based Poly Medicure Ltd. because of misleading ad...

Medicure gets US rights to Carmel Biosciences' Prexxartan

Carmel Biosciences Inc. licensed Medicure Inc. exclusive rights to commercialize and manufacture the cardiovascular therapy Prexxartan (valsartan) in the US and its territories.

Medicure Acquires License to Sell and Market PREXXARTAN® in the U.S. from Carmel Biosciences

Medicure, Inc. (TSXV:MPH)(OTC:MCUJF) and Carmel Biosciences, Inc. today announced a license agreement to develop and commercialize drugs for the treatment and management of cardio...

Zydus Partners Medicure To Launch First Branded Drug In US

Zydus Cadila is teaming up with Canada’s Medicure Inc to launch cholesterol control medication Zypitamag, its first branded drug in...  

Medicure Inc. 2017 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides

AstraZeneca MYSTIC Read-Out Delay Further Boost To Merck

Overall survival data are now not due until the second half of the year but however they turn out competitor...    

Pharma Retains Brexit Premium Skepticism

Scrip and IQVia explore how Brexit will impact clinical trials, product launches and funding in the UK.   

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Medicure Inc. is a cardiovascular drug discovery and development Company focused on developing effective therapeutics for unmet needs in the field of cardiovascular medicine, the largest pharmaceutica...

Carmel Biosciences, Inc.

Carmel Biosciences, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company focused on development of small molecules for the management and treatment of cardiovascular diseases. The company is based in...

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