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Rethinking Treatments for Oncology Care

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Reimagining Acute Care

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About Heron

At Heron, we are unwavering in our commitment to improve the lives of patients. We aim to advance the therapeutic standard of care for patients through a portfolio of best-in-class therapies that bring together our innovative science and technologies with well-known pharmacology to deliver medicines that matter.

Solution Spotlight

At Heron, we understand what is at stake for patients, their caregivers, and families, which is why we are laser-focused on providing solutions that can address unmet medical needs so they can spend more time doing the things that matter with the people who matter.

Opiod Crisis

How the Surgical Setting Contributes to the Opioid Crisis

In the United States each year, 50 million surgeries are performed and the continuing over-reliance on postoperative opioids fuels the crisis by both exposing opioid-naïve patients to narcotics and by leaving hundreds of millions of leftover pills hiding in our community medicine cabinets.1-2

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  1. Brummett CM, et al. New persistent opioid use after minor and major surgical procedures in US adults. JAMA Surg. 2017;152(6):e170504. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2017.0504
  2. Bicket MC, Long JJ, Pronovost PJ, Alexander GC, Wu CL. Prescription Opioid Analgesics Commonly Unused After Surgery: A Systematic Review. JAMA Surg. 2017;152(11):1066–1071. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2017.0831

Product Pipeline

Our advanced science, patented technologies, and innovative approach to drug discovery and development have allowed us to create and commercialize a portfolio of products that aim to advance the standard of care for acute care and oncology patients.

SUSTOL® for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting Prevention (CINV):
U.S. FDA approved as a subcutaneous injection

U.S. FDA approved as both a 30-minute intravenous (IV) infusion and a 2-minute IV injection

ZYNRELEF® for Postoperative Pain Management:
Approved in the U.S., Canada and 31 European Countries

APONVIE for Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting (PONV):
U.S. FDA approved as a 30-second IV injection of aprepitant for PONV
HTX-034 for Postoperative Pain Management

Phase 2 clinical study ongoing for postoperative pain via local application into the surgical site

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Investor Resources

At Heron, our mission is to improve the lives of patients by developing best-in-class medicines that address unmet medical needs. We are developing novel, patient-focused solutions that apply our innovative science and technologies to already-approved pharmacological agents.


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Recent News

May 11 2023

Heron Therapeutics Announces Financial Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2023 and Highlights Recent Corporate Updates

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May 04 2023

Heron Therapeutics to Report First Quarter 2023 Financial Results on Thursday, May 11, 2023

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April 20 2023

Heron Therapeutics Announces Commercial Leadership Changes

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April 17 2023

Heron Therapeutics Announces Presentation at 22nd Annual Needham Virtual Healthcare Conference

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