BUENA, N.J., Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IGI Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IG), a New Jersey based generic topical pharmaceutical company, today announced it has submitted its fifth abbreviated new drug application (ANDA) in 2013 to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which brings the Company's total number of ANDA submissions to thirteen.
Jason Grenfell-Gardner, President and CEO of the Company, commented, "This submission brings our total number of abbreviated new drug applications on file with the FDA to thirteen. We believe our current pipeline of submissions pending approval by the FDA has a combined addressable market of approximately $325 million based on recent data from IMS Health. The most recent data indicate that the market dynamics in the topical pharmaceutical industry continue to be strong. Our successful execution and continuous expansion of our pipeline will allow us to be well positioned to fulfill our mission to be a leading player in the generic topical prescription drug market."
About IGI Laboratories, Inc.IGI Laboratories is a generic topical pharmaceutical company. We develop and manufacture topical formulations for the pharmaceutical, OTC, and cosmetic markets. Our mission is to be a leading player in the generic topical prescription drug market.Forward-Looking Statements This press release includes certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, plans, objectives, expectations and intentions, and other statements contained in this press release that are not historical facts and statements identified by words such as "plan," "believe," "continue", "should" or words of similar meaning. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these expectations include, but are not limited to: our inability to meet current or future regulatory requirements in connection with existing or future ANDAs; our inability to achieve profitability; our failure to obtain FDA approvals as anticipated; our inability to execute and implement our business plan and strategy; the potential lack of market acceptance of our products; our inability to protect our intellectual property rights; changes in global political, economic, business, competitive, market and regulatory factors; and our inability to complete successfully future product acquisitions. These statements are based on our current beliefs or expectations and are inherently subject to various risks and uncertainties, including those set forth under the caption "Risk Factors" in IGI Laboratories, Inc.'s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports we file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. IGI Laboratories, Inc. does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements contained in this document as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.