August 21, 2017 7:29 AM ET


Company Overview of Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co.

Company Overview

Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co. develops and offers drugs primarily for disorders of the nervous system. Its proprietary drug delivery technologies include TIMERx, a controlled-release technology; Geminex, a technology enabling drug release at two different rates; SyncroDose, a technology enabling controlled release at the appropriate site in the body; and GastroDose system, a technology enabling drug delivery to the upper gastrointestinal tract. The company offers Opana ER, an oral extended release opioid analgesic for patients with moderate to severe pain requiring continuous opioid treatment using its TIMERx drug delivery technology; and Nifedipine XL, a generic version of Procardia XL, whic...

2981 Route 22

Suite 2

Patterson, NY 12563-2335

United States

Founded in 1991

39 Employees





Key Executives for Penwest Pharmaceuticals Co.

Senior Vice President of Pharmaceutical Development
Age: 63
Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Secretary and Controller
Age: 60
Senior Director of Clinical Development
Age: 54
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

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