ANI Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of Prazosin Hydrochloride (“HCl”) Capsules
BAUDETTE, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“ANI” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: ANIP) today announced the launch of Prazosin HCl Capsules USP, 1mg and 2mg, following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA”) approval of the Company’s prior approval supplement application (“PAS”).
The current annual U.S. market for Prazosin 1mg and 2mg strengths is approximately $46.2 million, according to IQVIA/IMS Health.
"Launch of Prazosin HCl is ANI’s fourteenth re-commercialization of a previously discontinued abbreviated new drug application (“ANDA”) product. The launch underscores our capabilities and commitment to capture the full value of our product portfolio and manufacturing capabilities,” stated Nikhil Lalwani, President and CEO.
About Prazosin HCl Capsules USP
Prazosin HCl Capsules are indicated for the treatment of hypertension, to lower blood pressure. Lowering blood pressure reduces the risk of fatal and nonfatal cardiovascular events, primarily strokes and myocardial infarctions. These benefits have been seen in controlled trials of antihypertensive drugs from a wide variety of pharmacologic classes, including this drug. For more information, including the complete list of indications and usages, please see the Full Prescribing Information.
ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company developing, manufacturing, and marketing branded and generic prescription pharmaceuticals. The Company's targeted areas of product development currently include narcotics, oncolytics (anti-cancers), hormones and steroids, and complex formulations involving extended release and combination products. For more information, please visit our website www.anipharmaceuticals.com.
To the extent any statements made in this release deal with information that is not historical, these are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements include, but are not limited to, those relating to the development, manufacturing and commercialization of the product and any additional product launches from the Company’s generic pipeline, other statements that are not historical in nature, particularly those that utilize terminology such as “anticipates,” “will,” “expects,” “plans,” “potential,” “future,” “believes,” “intends,” “continue,” other words of similar meaning, derivations of such words and the use of future dates.
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