Dr Reddy's launches lipid controlling drug in USA market

Pharma major Dr Reddy's Laboratories today said it has launched Fenofibrate capsules, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Antara capsules, in the USA market.

The drug which is indicated to reduce cholesterol and triglycerides (fatty acids) in the blood was approved by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA), DRL said in a statement.

The Antara (fenofibrate) capsules brand and generic had U.S. Sales of approximately $74 Million MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in February 2014 according to IMS Health.

Dr Reddy’s Fenofibrate capsules, USP 43 mg is available in bottle counts of 30, and 130 mg are available in bottle counts of 30 and 90, the drug maker said.

Post new comment

E-mail ID will not be published
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • Signalling good times, current account deficit is likely to grow from here on

    The current account deficit (CAD) numbers for April-June quarter declined sharply to 1.7 per cent of GDP.

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

INTERVIEWS

GV Nageswara Rao

MD & CEO, IDBI Federal Life

Timothy Moe

Goldman Sachs

Chander Mohan Sethi

CMD, Reckitt Benckiser India

COLUMNIST

Arun Nigavekar

Disruptive innovation in education

The past two weeks had a fair share of interesting ...

Rajgopal Nidamboor

Regain the spirit of focused power

For aeons, the human race has been experimenting with a ...

Gautam Gupta

Manufacturing must keep workers’ welfare in mind

It may be early days yet, but the labour reforms ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture