|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2018
|Notes to Financial Statements|
|Note 1 - BUSINESS||
BioCorRx Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides an innovative alcoholism and opioid addiction treatment program called the BioCorRx® Recovery Program, as well as research and development of related products BICX101 and BICX102 that can empower patients to succeed in their overall recovery. We offer a unique treatment philosophy that combines medical intervention and a proprietary cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) program (plus peer support program) specifically tailored for the treatment of alcoholism and other substance abuse addictions for those receiving long-term naltrexone treatment. We are also engaged in the research and development of sustained release naltrexone products for the treatment of addiction and other possible disorders. Specifically, the company is developing an injectable and implantable naltrexone with the goal of future regulatory approval with the Food and Drug Administration.
On January 7, 2014, the Company changed its name from Fresh Start Private Management, Inc. to BioCorRx Inc. In addition, effective February 20, 2014, the Company’s quotation symbol on the Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board was changed from CEYY to BICX.
On July 28, 2016, the Company formed BioCorRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Nevada Corporation, for the purpose of developing certain business lines. In connection with the formation, the newly formed sub issued 24.2% ownership to officers of the Company with the Company retaining 75.8%. As of December 31, 2017, there were certain licensing rights with a carrying value of $250,000 and no significant liabilities in BioCorRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., or operations since its formation. In 2018, BioCorRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. began operating activities (Note 16).
Effective January 22, 2019, the Company amended its Articles of Incorporation to implement a reverse stock split in the ratio of 1 share for every 100 shares of common stock. As a result, 259,984,655 shares of the Company’s common stock were exchanged for 2,599,847 shares of the Company’s common stock. These consolidated financial statements have been retroactively restated to reflect the reverse stock split (See Note 12).
The entire disclosure for the business description and basis of presentation concepts. Business description describes the nature and type of organization including but not limited to organizational structure as may be applicable to holding companies, parent and subsidiary relationships, business divisions, business units, business segments, affiliates and information about significant ownership of the reporting entity. Basis of presentation describes the underlying basis used to prepare the financial statements (for example, US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Other Comprehensive Basis of Accounting, IFRS).
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