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Sitagliptin Phosphate

Sitagliptin Phosphate CAS No: 654671-78-0 Sitagliptin Phosphate was approved more than a decade ago primarily as a way to combat type 2 diabetes. This dipeptidyl-peptidase-4 inhibitor lowers the levels of glucose in the patient directly following a meal and can also help regulate general blood sugar levels over time. It’s usually used in combination with[…]

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Brimonidine Tartrate

Brimonidine Tartrate CAS No: 79570-19-7 Known for treating open-angle glaucoma, brimonidine tartrate is a safe and effective API for reducing pressure behind the eye. The medication allows better drainage of fluids to both relieve patient suffering and protect eyes from further damage. High-fluid pressure can cause anything from mild nerve damage to total blindness. However,[…]

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Keith Hire FEATURED IMAGE

ERLANGER, Kentucky / BOCA RATON, Florida – LGM Pharma, an innovation-driven active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) company, headquartered in Erlanger, Kentucky with offices in Florida, New Jersey and Israel recently announced the appointment of Mr. Keith Lavery as chief financial officer (CFO) reporting to Dr. Prasad Raje, the CEO for LGM Pharma. In this capacity, Mr.[…]

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Anidulafungin

Anidulafungin CAS No: 166663-25-8 Anidulafungin is an antifungal API used to combat general yeast infections found in the blood, stomach, or esophagus and some varieties of Aspergillus. As an echinocandin, it inhibits the growth of fungal cell walls which results in either fungal cell instability or death. Echinocandins are unique in that they affect the[…]

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Tacrolimus

Tacrolimus CAS No: 104987-11-3 Tacrolimus is an immunosuppressant that has been primarily used to help transplant patients accept their new organs. However, there’s more to this macrolide API than meets the eye. By inhibiting the production of T cells within the body, tacrolimus can be used to help a variety of inflammatory diseases, most notably[…]

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LGM Pharma Announces New CEO

ERLANGER, Kentucky / Boca Raton, Florida—LGM Pharma, an innovation-driven active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) company, headquartered in Erlanger, Kentucky with offices in Florida, New York and Israel recently announced that Dr. Prasad S. Raje, Ph.D. would be joining the organization as the company CEO. In that capacity, Dr. Raje will be heading up all company management[…]

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Posaconazole

Posaconazole CAS No:171228-49-2 Posaconazole is a type of oral triazole antifungal API that has shown a high rate of efficacy for a number of fungal conditions without the risk of severe side effects. While many antifungal medications have ostensibly similar jobs, each one has their own limitations and patient disadvantages. Posaconazole was developed as an[…]

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Dermatological Antifungal

The dermatological antifungal segment has three more FDA approved options. This is good news for a specialty area that could use more diversity when it comes to treating fungal infections. Tavaborole and Efinaconazole were both approved by the FDA in 2014 to treat fungi of the nail and nailbeds, and Crisaborole was approved in 2016[…]

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