Aprecia is a commercial stage pharmaceutical company developing, manufacturing and marketing fast melt formulations of high dose pharmaceuticals, initially focused on epilepsy and other central nervous system disorders. Aprecia manufactures its products using its proprietary ZipDose technology platform, which utilizes 3DP, to formulate fast melt pharmaceutical products. We launched our first commercial product, SPRITAM®, in the United States in March 2016. SPRITAM is the only fast melt formulation of levetiracetam and the first pharmaceutical product formulated using 3DP that is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Aprecia is privately owned, with affiliates of Prasco, LLC and the Arington family holding a controlling interest. The company’s largest institutional investors are Deerfield Management Company and Great American Insurance Company. For more information visitwww.aprecia.com.
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