Sunshine Biopharma Reports 2023 Third Quarter Results: Revenues up Significantly Over Last Year Due to a Key Acquisition
MONTREAL, QC / ACCESSWIRE / November 13, 2023 / Sunshine Biopharma Inc. (NASDAQ:SBFM) (the “Company”), a pharmaceutical company offering and researching life-saving medicines in a variety of therapeutic areas including oncology and antivirals today announced that it has filed its quarterly report for the 2023 third quarter. The Company reported gross revenues of $5,957,668 for the quarter ended September 30, 2023, an increase of $5,824,860 over the same period in 2022. The increase was due to the prescription drugs sales of Nora Pharma Inc., a generic pharmaceuticals company that Sunshine Biopharma acquired in October 2022. In addition, the Company’s third quarter revenues of $5,957,668 represented a 7.1% increase over the second quarter results of $5,560,865 and a 21.7% increase over the first quarter results of $4,894,053.
The Company incurred a net loss from operations of $651,482 ($0.04 per share) for the three months ended September 30, 2023, compared to a net loss of $1,457,019 ($0.12 per share) during the comparable period in 2022.
“We are excited about our 2023 quarterly revenue results and look forward to continued quarter over quarter growth into the foreseeable future,” said Dr. Steve Slilaty, CEO of Sunshine Biopharma. One of the most important areas of focus for us going forward will be to cut cost and reach profitability as soon as possible, he added.
About Sunshine Biopharma
Sunshine Biopharma recently acquired Nora Pharma Inc. and as a result the Company now has 51 generic prescription drugs on the market in Canada and 41 additional employees. The Company is planning to expand its product offering to a total of 67 generic prescription drugs by the end of 2024. In parallel, Sunshine Biopharma is continuing its proprietary drug development program which is comprised of (i) K1.1 mRNA for liver cancer, and (ii) PLpro protease inhibitor for COVID-19. For more information, please visit: www.sunshinebiopharma.com.
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For Additional Information:
Sunshine Biopharma Contact:
Camille Sebaaly, CFO
Direct Line: 514-814-0464