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Eagle Pharmaceuticals Announces Acceptance of Two Abstracts at the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Annual Meeting


Abstracts to be presented cover preclinical data on RYANODEX® (dantrolene sodium) for injectable suspension in Acute Radiation Syndrome and Traumatic Brain Injury

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., May 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: EGRX) (“Eagle” or the “Company”) today announced that two abstracts were accepted for presentation at the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Annual Meeting, being held May 16-19, 2023, in Austin, Texas.

“We are pleased to have the opportunity to present this investigative work at such a prestigious forum dedicated to original research in academic emergency medicine. Eagle is actively engaged with the scientific community, as we focus on developing innovative medicines to address unmet medical needs. RYANODEX plays an important role in the treatment of malignant hyperthermia, today,” stated Scott Tarriff, President and Chief Executive Officer of Eagle Pharmaceuticals.

Details of the presentations are as follows:

Title:Ryanodex-Dantrolene Sodium for Injectable Suspension Improves Survival in Mouse Model of Acute Radiation Syndrome
Date:Wednesday May 17, 2023
Time:4:16 PM-4:24 PM CDT
Location:Room 307: Level Three
Title:Ryanodex® Reduces Persistent Hippocampal Effects of Single Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Rats
Date:Thursday May 18, 2023
Time:2:38 PM-2:46 PM CDT
Location:Room 208: Level Two

About Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Eagle is a fully integrated pharmaceutical company with research and development, clinical, manufacturing and commercial expertise. Eagle is committed to developing innovative medicines that result in meaningful improvements in patients’ lives. Eagle’s commercialized products include vasopressin, PEMFEXY®, RYANODEX®, BENDEKA®, BELRAPZO®, TREAKISYM® (Japan), and BYFAVO® and BARHEMSYS® through its wholly owned subsidiary Acacia Pharma Inc. Eagle’s oncology and CNS/metabolic critical care pipeline includes product candidates with the potential to address underserved therapeutic areas across multiple disease states. Additional information is available on Eagle’s website at

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Investor Relations for Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc.:
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