Sagent Pharmaceuticals Selects ProspectoRx and Clinical Pharmacology

     Sagent Pharmaceuticals Selects ProspectoRx and Clinical Pharmacology

  PR Newswire

  TAMPA, Florida, March 14, 2013

TAMPA, Florida, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Elsevier's Gold Standard solutions chosen to provide current, accurate  drug
                               data and pricing

Elsevier's Gold Standard , a leading drug information provider, announced
today that Sagent Pharmaceuticals, a specialty pharmaceutical company focused
on developing, manufacturing, sourcing and marketing pharmaceutical products,
with a specific emphasis on injectables, has selected ProspectoRx and Clinical
Pharmacology to access current and accurate drug data and pricing.

Sagent Pharmaceuticals offers an extensive portfolio of injectable products
that range from premix bags and prefilled syringes to single-dose and pharmacy
bulk package vials. Sagent is the only company that offers products that
feature PreventIV Measures packaging and labeling with distinct labels,
easy-to-read drug names and strengths, and bar codes on all levels of
packaging. These elements are designed to help reduce the risk of medication
errors and improve patient safety. Sagent's selection of PropsectoRx and
Clinical Pharmacology underscores the commitment to excellence upon which the
company was built.

"Our goal at Gold Standard is to provide our customers with the industry's
most powerful, efficient, and user-friendly tools that support the customers
and patients they serve," said Marianne Messer, President, Elsevier's Gold
Standard. "We are honored that Sagent Pharmaceuticals has selected ProspectoRx
and Clinical Pharmacology to help meet their need for accurate and timely drug
and pricing information."

ProspectorRx delivers up-to-the-minute pricing data on brand-name drugs,
generics, medical devices and supplies, in one Web-based solution. Data is
updated with new information directly from drug companies and allows users to
organize products into competing "market baskets" based on how drugs are
actually used, providing data for competitive intelligence and formulary
development. ProspectoRx searches are based on product names, ingredients and
other criteria. "Watch lists" can be created to alert the user when prices
change.

Clinical Pharmacology is an electronic drug reference solution, which provides
current and comprehensive drug information to hospitals, retail pharmacies,
health plans, PBMs, pharmaceutical manufacturers and academic institutions.
Clinical Pharmacology helps drive improved outcomes by providing accurate,
current information in the hands of physicians, pharmacists, and other
clinicians as a referential and point-of-care drug information solution.

About Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc., founded in 2006, is a specialty pharmaceutical
company focused on developing, manufacturing, sourcing and marketing
pharmaceutical products, with a specific emphasis on injectables. Sagent has
created a unique global network of resources, comprising rapid development
capabilities, sophisticated manufacturing and innovative drug delivery
technologies, resulting in an extensive and rapidly expanding pharmaceutical
product portfolio that fulfills the evolving needs of patients.

Elsevier's Gold Standard

Based in Tampa, FL, Elsevier's Gold Standard uses innovative technologies to
provide a complete suite of drug information and decision support solutions.
With a tenacious commitment to product quality, Elsevier's Gold Standard
solutions empower healthcare organizations, professionals and consumers to
meet the most pressing healthcare challenges, improve patient safety and
ensure optimal outcomes. To learn more about Elsevier's Gold Standard, visit
http://www.goldstandard.com .

About Elsevier Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical
and medical information products and services. The company works in
partnership with the global science and health communities to publish more
than 2,000 journals, including The Lancet and Cell , and close to 20,000 book
titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier's
online solutions include ScienceDirect , Scopus , Reaxys , ClinicalKey and
Mosby's Nursing Suite , which enhance the productivity of science and health
professionals, and the SciVal suite and MEDai's Pinpoint Review , which help
research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more
cost-effectively.

A global business headquartered in Amsterdam, Elsevier employs 7,000 people
worldwide. The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group PLC , a world-leading
provider of professional information solutions in the Science, Medical, Legal
and Risk and Business sectors, which is jointly owned by Reed Elsevier PLC and
Reed Elsevier NV. The ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London
Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).

Media contact Christopher Capot Director, Corporate Relations Elsevier
+1-212-633-3164 c.capot@elsevier.com