Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Receives Approval for Aspirin and Extended-Release Dipyridamole Capsules in the U.S. Market
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY, along with its subsidiaries together referred to as “Dr. Reddy’s”) today announced receipt of approval for Aspirin and Extended-Release Dipyridamole Capsules, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Aggrenox (aspirin and extended-release dipyridamole) Capsules in the United States market from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (USFDA). The Company is working towards launching the product.
The Aggrenox brand and generic had U.S. sales of approximately $183 million MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in August 2018 according to IMS Health*.
Dr. Reddy’s Aspirin and Extended-Release Dipyridamole Capsules is available in 25 mg/200 mg strength with 60 count bottle size.
Aggrenox is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelheim.
*IMS National Sales Perspective: Retail and Non-Retail MAT August 2018
About Dr. Reddy’s: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY) is an integrated pharmaceutical company, committed to providing affordable and innovative medicines for healthier lives. Through its three businesses - Pharmaceutical Services & Active Ingredients, Global Generics and Proprietary Products – Dr. Reddy’s offers a portfolio of products and services including APIs, custom pharmaceutical services, generics, biosimilars and differentiated formulations. Our major therapeutic areas of focus are gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, diabetology, oncology, pain management and dermatology. Dr. Reddy’s operates in markets across the globe. Our major markets include – USA, India, Russia & CIS countries, and Europe. For more information, log on to:www.drreddys.com.
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