Teva launches generic schizophrenia, bipolar disorder drug
NORTH WALES, Pa. — Teva Pharmaceuticals has launched a generic version of a psychiatric drug, the company said Friday.
Teva announced the launch of olanzapine orally disintegrating tablets in the 5-mg, 10-mg, 15-mg and 20-mg strengths in blister packs of 30.
The drug is a generic version of Eli Lilly’s Zyprexa Zydis, used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Weis declares quarterly dividend
SUNBURY, Pa. — The board of directors at Weis Markets declared a quarterly dividend of 30 cents per share, the retailer said Thursday.
The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of Feb. 13, and payable on Feb. 27, Weis said.
Twister Dance to hit store shelves this fall
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — Hasbro has brought its Twister game into the 21st century with help from pop icon Britney Spears.
The toy maker announced the launch of Twister Dance, which shows users new ways to learn new dance moves and also features the iconic Twister spots. The game, which is recommended for one to two players that are ages 8 years and up, also features hit dance songs, including a Twister remix of Spears’ hit "Till the World Ends." What’s more, Spears will be featured on game packaging, in a television ad and in dance instruction videos that will be released in the fall.
Twister Dance will carry a suggested retail price of $34.99.