Cadence Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on commercializing products principally for use in the hospital setting. The company's product OFIRMEV® (acetaminophen injection) is a proprietary intravenous formulation of acetaminophen for the management of mild to moderate pain, the management of moderate to severe pain with adjunctive opioid analgesics and the reduction of fever.

Company Name

Cadence Pharmaceuticals

Investment Stage

Acquired by Mallinckrodt for $1.4B in March 2014.