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COLIN HOWDEN
Is This Your Doctor?

COLIN HOWDEN

Listed Specialty: Gastroenterology
877 JEFFERSON AVE, MEMPHIS, TN, 38103
Is This Your Doctor?

COLIN HOWDEN,
Yearly Payment Breakdown:

All Payments: At a Glance

2016

19

payments

$15,401

payment total

3

companies paid this doctor
2015

24

payments

$30,710

payment total

5

companies paid this doctor
2014

61

payments

$64,232

payment total

8

companies paid this doctor
2013

27

payments

$33,366

payment total

6

companies paid this doctor

Payment Calendar in

This doctor received a payment on days in .

Each box below represents a single day during the disclosure period. A gray box indicates no payments. The darker the color, the more payments a doctor received that day.

Types of Payments in

Category Payments Payment Value
Consulting
12 $32,733
Travel and Lodging
22 $21,065
Consulting
7 $12,798
Promotional Speaking/Other
8 $12,300
Consulting
2 $11,795
Travel and Lodging
13 $10,946
Promotional Speaking/Other
4 $9,900
Promotional Speaking/Other
6 $9,417
Travel and Lodging
5 $9,406
Consulting
5 $8,477
Travel and Lodging
4 $1,423
Food and Beverage
14 $1,017
Promotional Speaking/Other
1 $875
Food and Beverage
7 $726
Food and Beverage
6 $527
Food and Beverage
7 $304

Drugs & Devices in

Totals listed below account for all payments from that mention this product. Beginning in 2016, the government began classifying products as drugs, devices, biologics or medical supplies. Below, you will see drugs (drugs and biologics) and devices (devices and medical supplies). If a payment record mentions more than one product, the entire value will be included in each of those products. When no products are listed, they are not included in the list below.

This physician does not have any payments relating to a specific drug or device for this year.

Product Name Product Type Payments
BREATHTEK

device

$10,244
LINZESS

drug

$2,687
FIBRICOR

drug

$1,595
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
DEXILANT

drug

$14,821
AMITIZA

drug

$6,050
LINZESS 145 MCG

drug

$4,100
LINZESS 290 MCG

drug

$4,100
BREATHTEK

device

$3,502
GI SOLUTIONS

device

$1,125
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
DEXILANT

drug

$29,800
AMITIZA

drug

$9,889
BREATHTEK

device

$9,644
RELISTOR

drug

$6,751
LINZESS 290 MCG

drug

$5,216
LINZESS 145 MCG

drug

$5,216
LINZESS

drug

$3,810
STRETTA

device

$2,810
XIFAXAN

drug

$12
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.
Product Name Product Type Payments
BREATHTEK

device

$10,233
LINZESS

drug

$1,431
AMITIZA

drug

$1,123
RELISTOR

drug

$36
† May not add up to dollar total at top of page, since a payment record may not be associated with any product or can be associated with several products.

Payment Details in

When How Much Related To What For From Third Party Payee
Oct 15, 2013 $10,695

No Listed Product Consulting

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Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Apr 20, 2016 $7,828

BREATHTEK Consulting OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 20, 2015 $7,623

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Oct 15, 2013 $7,571

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

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Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $6,798

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Sep 17, 2014 $6,798

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $6,000

DEXILANT Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $5,400

RELISTOR Consulting SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Jan 14, 2014 $5,093

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
May 2, 2014 $4,433

BREATHTEK Consulting OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $4,000

DEXILANT Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Jun 6, 2014 $3,850

AMITIZA DEXILANT Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Jun 21, 2014 $3,529

DEXILANT Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Aug 15, 2013 $3,500

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Nov 19, 2015 $3,252

BREATHTEK Consulting OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Dec 18, 2015 $3,000

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Dec 4, 2013 $2,500

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
May 20, 2014 $2,500

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Nov 11, 2013 $2,500

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jul 21, 2016 $2,500

LINZESS Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Dec 2, 2014 $2,475

AMITIZA Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Jan 16, 2014 $2,450

LINZESS Promotional Speaking/Other FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Nov 30, 2014 $2,400

STRETTA Travel and Lodging MEDERI THERAPEUTICS INC
Apr 30, 2014 $1,612

BREATHTEK Consulting OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 18, 2013 $1,400

LINZESS Promotional Speaking/Other FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jan 16, 2014 $1,332

LINZESS Travel and Lodging FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Jun 10, 2014 $1,250

No Listed Product Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jun 5, 2015 $1,210

AMITIZA Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Dec 17, 2015 $1,210

AMITIZA Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Oct 31, 2014 $1,210

AMITIZA Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Feb 19, 2015 $1,210

AMITIZA Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Sep 24, 2014 $1,210

AMITIZA Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Dec 3, 2015 $1,210

AMITIZA Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Sep 8, 2015 $1,210

AMITIZA Promotional Speaking/Other TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
May 16, 2015 $1,125

GI SOLUTIONS Consulting COVIDIEN LP
Nov 1, 2013 $1,100

AMITIZA Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Apr 15, 2014 $1,100

DEXILANT Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Apr 15, 2014 $1,100

DEXILANT Consulting TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Nov 8, 2013 $1,014

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Oct 19, 2014 $1,001

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Dec 18, 2015 $1,000

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Feb 2, 2016 $875

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Aug 31, 2016 $870

FIBRICOR Consulting ARALEZ PHARMACEUTICALS US INC.
Nov 7, 2015 $815

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jan 9, 2014 $662

RELISTOR Travel and Lodging SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Mar 11, 2016 $638

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Nov 11, 2013 $526

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Apr 13, 2016 $500

No Listed Product Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Aug 15, 2013 $499

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $497

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Nov 8, 2013 $494

No Listed Product Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Oct 15, 2013 $480

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

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Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Mar 20, 2015 $460

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Oct 21, 2014 $438

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jul 31, 2016 $435

FIBRICOR Consulting ARALEZ PHARMACEUTICALS US INC.
Nov 30, 2014 $410

STRETTA Travel and Lodging MEDERI THERAPEUTICS INC
Aug 15, 2013 $405

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jun 6, 2014 $391

AMITIZA DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Apr 22, 2016 $375

No Listed Product Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Mar 11, 2016 $353

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 11, 2016 $301

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Nov 7, 2015 $296

No Listed Product Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Sep 30, 2016 $290

FIBRICOR Consulting ARALEZ PHARMACEUTICALS US INC.
Jan 10, 2014 $277

RELISTOR Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Jul 29, 2014 $250

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 28, 2014 $250

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jan 9, 2014 $231

RELISTOR Travel and Lodging SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 19, 2014 $199

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Jun 7, 2014 $191

AMITIZA DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Jun 7, 2014 $174

AMITIZA DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Aug 15, 2013 $154

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
May 19, 2016 $131

LINZESS Travel and Lodging IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jun 6, 2014 $128

AMITIZA DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Sep 16, 2015 $125

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 13, 2013 $125

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Sep 16, 2015 $125

BREATHTEK Promotional Speaking/Other OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
May 5, 2014 $123

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Jun 6, 2014 $122

AMITIZA DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
May 7, 2014 $117

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jun 6, 2014 $110

AMITIZA DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Mar 11, 2016 $104

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Dec 18, 2015 $100

LINZESS 145 MCG LINZESS 290 MCG Consulting IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Mar 21, 2015 $90

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Oct 12, 2013 $86

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $81

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $80

RELISTOR Travel and Lodging SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 19, 2014 $74

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $74

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Oct 14, 2013 $60

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $60

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Jan 10, 2014 $56

RELISTOR Travel and Lodging SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
May 19, 2016 $56

LINZESS Food and Beverage IRONWOOD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
Oct 15, 2013 $55

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Mar 12, 2016 $50

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 11, 2013 $43

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $42

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Dec 18, 2013 $36

RELISTOR Travel and Lodging SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 15, 2013 $35

No Listed Product Travel and Lodging

Additional details on this payment →

Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
Mar 12, 2016 $32

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jan 10, 2014 $31

RELISTOR Travel and Lodging SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 18, 2013 $31

LINZESS Travel and Lodging FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Mar 11, 2016 $30

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Jan 16, 2014 $29

LINZESS Food and Beverage FOREST PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $28

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Sep 18, 2014 $28

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 19, 2014 $24

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Nov 1, 2013 $23

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $20

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $20

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Apr 15, 2014 $18

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Nov 10, 2014 $17

AMITIZA Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
May 23, 2014 $17

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 12, 2016 $16

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Mar 12, 2016 $16

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Dec 4, 2013 $16

BREATHTEK Travel and Lodging OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
Oct 14, 2013 $15

No Listed Product Food and Beverage

Additional details on this payment →

Takeda Medical and Scientific Group Related Activity

TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
May 3, 2014 $14

No Listed Product Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Feb 21, 2014 $13

RELISTOR Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Oct 23, 2014 $12

XIFAXAN Food and Beverage SALIX PHARMACEUTICALS, LTD
Dec 2, 2014 $11

AMITIZA Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Mar 21, 2015 $11

DEXILANT Travel and Lodging TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS U.S.A., INC.
Apr 15, 2014 $11

DEXILANT Food and Beverage TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS AMERICA, INC.
Aug 15, 2013 $5

BREATHTEK Food and Beverage OTSUKA AMERICA PHARMACEUTICAL, INC.
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