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Baudax Bio (BXRX)
Fourth Quarter 2021 Reported; Major Expense Reductions Announced
Baudax Bio is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing therapies for post-operative pain, peri-operative pain, and anesthesia. The company currently has one approved therapy in ANJESO for post-operative pain. Proprietary ANJESO (meloxicam) injection is the first and only once-daily IV analgesic. The company also has a pipeline of early-stage candidates with two novel neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs), a proprietary related reversal agent to their NMBAs, and Dex-IN, an intranasal formulation of dexmedetomidine (Dex) that has sedative, analgesic, and anti-anxiety properties.
Gregory Aurand, Senior Research Analyst, Healthcare Services & Medical Devices, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.
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4Q 2021 revenues reported. Yesterday, Baudax Bio released 4Q and FY 2021 results. Despite better-than-expected formulary wins, Covid related elective procedures remained muted in regions of the U.S. While solid, 4Q revenues of $.4 million, up 426%, missed our $0.55 million estimate. FY 2021 reported revenues of $1.08 million, up 119%, missed our $1.23 million estimate.
Company is reducing headcount and expenses. The company is implementing a workplace reduction plan to curtail expenses and reduce need for capital. The plan is expected to reduce headcount 80%. The company expects approximately $4.0 million in severance and related costs to be taken by end of 2Q 2022. Cash burn will be substantially reduced in 2H 2022 and beyond ...
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