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Egalet Announces a Large Regional Health Plan Placed ARYMO® ER and SPRIX® Nasal Spray in Preferred Formulary Positions

Posted on: 28 Feb 18

WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: EGLT) ("Egalet"), a fully integrated specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative treatments for pain and other conditions, today announced that one of the largest Northeast regional health plans has placed ARYMO ER (morphine sulfate) extended-release (ER) tablets for oral use only –CII and SPRIX (ketorolac tromethamine) Nasal Spray in preferred formulary positions, effective immediately.

"Obtaining preferred coverage of both ARYMO ER and SPRIX Nasal Spray is important  to ensure access to our products for healthcare providers and for the individuals covered by this large health plan," said Patrick Shea, chief commercial officer of Egalet. "With the ongoing opioid epidemic, we believe that improved access to non-narcotic and abuse-deterrent treatment options is critical to try and decrease prescription opioid abuse in our communities."

Please see safety information on SPRIX Nasal Spray and ARYMO ER, including boxed warning and medication guides, below. Abuse of ARYMO ER by injection, as well as by the oral and nasal routes, is still possible. For full prescribing information for SPRIX and ARYMO ER, please visit and respectively.

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Last updated on: 28/02/2018

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