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Last $4.08 USD
Change Today -0.34 / -7.69%
Volume 571.7K
As of 8:10 PM 07/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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acelrx pharmaceuticals inc (ACRX) Details

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes therapies for the treatment of acute pain. The company’s lead product candidate is Zalviso, an investigational, pre-programmed, non-invasive, handheld system that has completed Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of moderate-to-severe acute pain in the hospital setting. The company is also developing ARX-04, a sufentanil single-dose tablet, which has been planned to initiate Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of moderate-to-severe acute pain to be administered by a healthcare professional to a patient in settings of acute pain, such as in the emergency room, hospital floor, ambulatory care facilities, or on the battlefield. In addition, its product candidate pipeline consists of ARX-02, a pain management system that has completed Phase II clinical trials for the treatment of cancer patients who suffer from breakthrough pain; and ARX-03, a single, fixed-dose, and combination drug product, which has been completed Phase II clinical trial designed to provide mild sedation, anxiety reduction, and pain relief for patients undergoing painful procedures in a physician’s office. The company was formerly known as SuRx, Inc. and changed its name to AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in August 2006. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.

36 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/5/15
Founded in 2005

acelrx pharmaceuticals inc (ACRX) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chief Medical Officer and Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: $421.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Head of Business ...
Total Annual Compensation: $288.4K
Chief Development Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $310.3K
Chief Engineering Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $310.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

acelrx pharmaceuticals inc (ACRX) Key Developments

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Positive CHMP Opinion for Zalviso in the Management of Acute Moderate-to-Severe Post-Operative Pain in Adult Patients

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA), has adopted a positive opinion for Zalviso™ (sufentanil sublingual tablet system). The opinion, while not binding, recommends marketing authorization for Zalviso for the management of acute moderate-to-severe post-operative pain in adult patients. Zalviso is an investigational drug-device combination product designed to deliver a sublingual formulation of sufentanil 15 mcg through a proprietary pre-programmed, non-invasive, patient-controlled device. Grunenthal Group, AcelRx’s licensee in Europe, submitted the Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) under the centralized procedure in July of 2014. The positive opinion by the CHMP will next be reviewed by the European Commission for central marketing authorization in the European Union (EU), which has the authority to approve medicines for the 28 member countries of the EU which will also be valid in Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. If approved, Grunenthal expects to launch Zalviso beginning in the first half of 2016. In addition, AcelRx would be eligible to receive a $15 million milestone payment from Grunenthal upon approval.

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