Sunovion Pharmaceuticals

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FDA forces Lunesta dosage drop over dozing fears

The FDA is making another move to ensure the safety of sleep drugs, and this time the target is Lunesta, requiring maker Sunovion to change the drug's label and lower the recommended starting dose.

Sunovion snaps up Elevation Pharma in $430M buyout deal

A little more than three months since Elevation Pharmaceuticals boasted about the "gold standard" Phase IIb data generated by its nebulized LAMA product for COPD, Sunovion has stepped in to buy the company in a $430 million deal.

Biopharma companies pledge cash and cooperation on neuroscience research

One of the big themes at BIO 2012 is the avowed commitment that developers are making to the open R&D movement, an effort to find ways to cooperate on a precompetitive basis.

Merck leads 2011's list of job-cutting drugmakers

Perhaps the most persistent trend in the drug business is one management would prefer to discuss only with analysts, and certainly not with the rank-and-file. Once again, a laundry list of pharma

Breaking: Sunovion axes sales reps for asthma meds in consolidation move

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals broke some bad news to sales reps for its respiratory meds this holiday season. The company is consolidating its national respiratory sales organization, laying off a number

Sunovion lobs Latuda into crowded atypicals market

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals' new antipsychotic drug has hit drugstores, aiming to capture a share of the already crowded market. It's a branded drug in a class that now includes one leading