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KemPharm® is a clinical stage, specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development and discovery of proprietary prodrugs that are designed to be improved versions of widely prescribed and FDA approved products.

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Toggle Summary KemPharm to Participate in the 2022 Joint NNPDF-INPDA Conference and Meeting
CELEBRATION, Fla. , July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm, Inc.  (NasdaqGS: KMPH) ( KemPharm , or the Company), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel treatments for rare central nervous system (CNS), neurodegenerative and
Toggle Summary KemPharm Announces Research Affirming Serdexmethylphenidate’s Lower Potential for Abuse Featured in Peer-Reviewed Publication, Current Medical Research & Opinion
Three clinical studies demonstrated serdexmethylphenidate (SDX), KemPharm’s prodrug of d-methylphenidate (d-MPH), yielded significantly lower abuse-related effects compared to d-MPH CELEBRATION, Fla. , June 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm , Inc. (NasdaqGS: KMPH) ( KemPharm , or the Company),
Toggle Summary KemPharm Announces Strategic Acquisition of Arimoclomol from Orphazyme, Expanding its Rare CNS Diseases Pipeline
Arimoclomol is an NDA-stage, revenue-generating investigational drug candidate being developed for the treatment of Niemann-Pick disease type C (NPC), a rare progressive neurodegenerative disease KemPharm plans to refile the New Drug Application (NDA) for arimoclomol in NPC with the U.S.
Toggle Summary KemPharm Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Corporate Updates
Conference Call and Live Audio Webcast with Slide Presentation Scheduled for Today, May 12, 2022 , at 5:00 p.m. ET Filed Investigational New Drug (IND) application with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for KP1077, a serdexmethylphenidate (SDX)-based product candidate for idiopathic
Toggle Summary KemPharm to Present at Multiple Upcoming Investor Conferences
CELEBRATION, Fla. , May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm , Inc. (NasdaqGS: KMPH) ( KemPharm , or the Company), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel treatments for rare central nervous system (CNS) diseases, today announced that members of
Toggle Summary KemPharm Announces Submission of Investigational New Drug Application for Phase 2 Trial of KP1077 in Idiopathic Hypersomnia (IH)
Upon IND clearance, KemPharm anticipates initiating KP1077 Phase 2 IH trial as early as the second half of 2022 CELEBRATION, Fla. , May 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm , Inc. (NasdaqGS: KMPH) ( KemPharm , or the Company), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and
Toggle Summary KemPharm to Report First Quarter 2022 Financial Results
Conference Call and Live Audio Webcast with Slide Presentation Scheduled for Thursday, May 12, 2022 , 5:00 p.m. ET CELEBRATION, Fla. , May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm , Inc. (NasdaqGS: KMPH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel treatments
Toggle Summary KemPharm Doses First Subject in Phase 1 Clinical Trial Evaluating Cardiovascular Safety of Serdexmethylphenidate (SDX)
Cardiovascular safety is a key component of the KP1077 product profile; Topline data comparing SDX to other stimulant treatments expected in Q3 2022 CELEBRATION, Fla. , April 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm , Inc. (NasdaqGS: KMPH) ( KemPharm , or the Company), a specialty pharmaceutical
Toggle Summary KemPharm Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2021 Financial Results and Corporate Updates
Conference Call and Live Audio Webcast with Slide Presentation Scheduled for Today, March 30, 2022 , 5:00 p.m. ET Corporate and Regulatory Highlights Announced strategic focus on developing and commercializing therapeutics targeting rare central nervous system (CNS) and neurodegenerative
Toggle Summary KemPharm to Participate in Maxim’s 2022 Virtual Growth Conference
CELEBRATION, Fla. , March 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- KemPharm , Inc. (NasdaqGS: KMPH), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of proprietary prodrugs, today announced that Travis C. Mickle , Ph.D., President and CEO of KemPharm , will deliver a virtual