Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Valeant to spend about $1B on maker of women's libido drug

...companies tried unsuccessfully to develop a female equivalent to Viagra, the blockbuster drug that treats men's erectile dysfunction by increasing blood flow. But disorders of women's sexual desire have proven resistant to drugs that act on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-20/valeant-spend-about-1b-mak
Doctor says Augusta VA ignored gastrointestinal complaints

...billed $607 between February 2010 and August 2011 for non-narcotic medications that included antidepressant and erectile dysfunction drugs. Health records entered into the Augusta VA system Oct. 14, 2010, show the hospital removed a small cyst...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-24/doctor-says-augusta-va-ignor
Business news

...800 stores.In other newsFrench drugmaker Sanofi is buying the rights to seek approval for a version of the erectile dysfunction drug Cialis that customers would be able to buy without a doctor's prescription.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-28/business-news
Drugmaker seeks approval for over-the-counter Cialis

French drugmaker Sanofi is buying the rights to seek approval for a version of the erectile dysfunction drug Cialis that customers would be able to buy without a doctor's prescription.Sanofi will acquire the rights from its U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-28/drug-maker-seeks-approval-
Businessman Julian Osbon dies

...started his medical company to sell his father's erectile dysfunction invention. The Osbon ErecAid was synonymous with vacuum therapy in the treatment of erectile dysfunction before Viagra. Osbon Medical Systems grew to become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-23/businessman-julian-osbon-d
Biz Bits

...Forteo, up 11 percent, to $216.1 million- Osteoporosis drug Evista, up 10 percent, to $266.1 million.- Erectile dysfunction treatment Cialis, up 6 percent, to $434.4 million.Google invests heavily in Oregon wind farmSAN FRANCISCO...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/biz-bits/2011-04-18/biz-bits
Biz Bits | Business
VA doctor indicted in theft

...reads, which lists six drugs, including an anti-depressant, an anti-seizure/panic attack medication and an erectile dysfunction drug. The comment concludes: "i have been since told that due to my income i was not eligible to received these...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-05-06/va-doctor-indicted-the
Erectile dysfunction device company lays off 30 local employees

A Martinez business specializing in the treatment of erectile dysfunction has laid off about 30 employees. Pos-T-Vac Medical, located at 4811 Technology Drive, reduced its sales and sales support...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-06-25/erectile-dysfunction-devic
Osbon named in fraud lawsuit

...Department during the investigation.Osbon made his fortune with the vacuum devices in the years before pills to treat erectile dysfunction became widely available in the 1990s. He sold the rights to the pioneer medical device in 1995. He also sold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-06-23/osbon-named-fraud-laws
Augusta businessman Julian Osbon says health forced him to settle Medicare fraud case for $1.4 million

...billing Medicare for $690,000 at a time when the company was not an approved Medicare provider.Osbon, an erectile dysfunction treatment pioneer, said previously that he was closing one company he founded ? Soma Blue, which was an approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-05-31/augusta-businessman-ju