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Horizon Pharma plc

Our Opinion

Horizon Pharma plc is on the Cruelty Free Investing list for exploiting animals because the company does animal testing for some of their medical analysis and clinical research.

Supporting Evidence:

The company stated in the following article that they conduct pre-clinical trials of their drugs on animals.

“RAVICTI should be used with caution in patients who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. Based on animal data it may cause fetal harm.” Read the following article

Company Description

Horizon Pharma Plc engages in the research, development, and market of pharmaceutical products. Its medicines intend to treat arthritis, inflammation, and orphan diseases. It distributes under the following brands: Actimmune, Buphenyl, Duexis, Krystexxa, Migergot, Pennsaid, Ravicti, Rayos, and Vimovo. The company was founded on December 20, 2011 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. [Source: MarketWatch]

Company Website: http://www.horizonpharma.com