Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd (NASDAQ:SLXP)

159.11
Data as of Aug 29
 +0.45 / +0.28%
Today’s Change
65.14
Today|||52-Week Range
162.38
+76.91%
Year-to-Date
SECTOR
Health Technology
INDUSTRY
Pharmaceuticals: Other
MARKET CAP
$10.1B

Company Description

Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. is a specialty pharmaceutical company, which acquires, develops and commercializes prescription drugs and medical devices used in the treatment of a variety of gastrointestinal diseases, which are those affecting the digestive tract. It offers products such as Anusol, Proctocort, Apriso, Azasan, Colazal, Deflux, Diuril, Metozolv ODT, MoviPrep, OsmoPrep, Pepcid, Relistor, Visicol, Xifaxan 550 mg and Xifaxan 200 mg. The company was founded by Randy W. Hamilton and Lorin K. Johnson was founded in December 1993 and is headquartered in Raleigh, NC.

Contact Information

Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
8510 Colonnade Center Drive
Raleigh North Carolina 27615
P:(919) 862-1000
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Employees

Shareholders

Mutual fund holders59.32%
Other institutional49.45%
Individual stakeholders12.71%

Top Executives

Carolyn J. LoganPresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Adam C. DerbyshireCFO, Executive VP-Finance & Administration
William P. ForbesChief Development Officer, EVP-Medical & Research
Richard D. ScruggsExecutive Vice President-Business Development
Timothy J. CreechSenior VP-Finance & Administrative Services

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