is to recall two eyedrop
products after receiving a blackmail letter Friday together with samples containing an alien substance, company officials said.
is recalling three eyedrop
products after receiving an anonymous letter Friday together with a sample of one of the products containing an alien substance, company officials said.
Drug stores capture a significantly higher share of eyedrop
and eye specialty products than it does in the contact lens segment.
We used eyedrop
tubes to give him milk from his mum Ellie because his tiny mouth couldn't suckle.
Takakazu Morita, president of the leading Japanese eyedrop
maker, told a press conference the company resumed the production of eyedrops
the same day.
Joseph, Othera's Chairman and CEO, "This capital will allow us to file an Investigational New Drug application this Fall for our lead drug, OT-551, an eyedrop
formulation that is being developed to prevent or delay cataract formation.
The letter, which Santen received June 14, enclosed an eyedrop
product mixed with gasoline and said the blackmailer had a grudge against the pharmaceutical industry.
The trends influencing increased eyedrop
sales, he adds, include an aging population that is being diagnosed with dry eye (particularly among women), business and lifestyle factors (people are spending more time in front of computers), and environmental causes that can result in cases of seasonal dry eye or long-term dry eye.
maker Santen Pharmaceutical fell 100 yen to 2,340 yen, after saying Thursday it is recalling all its eyedrops
because an unidentified blackmailer had threatened to mix foreign substances into the products unless the company pays some 30 million yen.
Surgery usually takes five to 10 minutes per eye, and is performed under topical eyedrop
A poster titled "Tear Levels of SS734, a New Fluoroquinolone Antibiotic, After Topical Application of an Eyedrop
Formulation Containing DuraSite" will be displayed on April 30, 2001, from 8:30 a.
The product is especially helpful to people with an intolerance for eyedrop