Dr Reddy's launches lipid controlling drug in USA market

Tags: Companies
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.

EDITORIAL OF THE DAY

  • Finalising the formula for fixing the fair market value of shares calls for a detailed debate

    Whenever there is a change of regime at the Centre, the new government has its tasks cut out for execution.

FC NEWSLETTER

Stay informed on our latest news!

TODAY'S COLUMNS

BK Chaturvedi

Time ripe for state funding of elections

Prime minister Narendra Modi had laid strong emphasis on improved ...

Rajgopal Nidamboor

The resonant cadence of our being

The real voyage of discovery,” wrote Marcel Proust, the French ...

Dharmendra Khandal

Biodiversity day has come and gone. Yet again

Every year on May 22, world celebrates international biodiversity day. ...

INTERVIEWS

William D. Green

Chairman & CEO, Accenture