Lupin gets USFDA nod for blood treatment drug

Pharmaceutical manufacturer Lupin said it received approval from the US FDA for launching Decitabine injection for treating conditions caused by defective blood cells, known as myelodysplastic syndromes. Decitabine for Injection, 50 mg/vial, Single-Dose Vial had annual sales of approximately USD 135.9 million in the US....

Lupin gets USFDA nod for asthma inhaler drug

Indian pharmaceutical manufacturer Lupin said it received regulatory approval to launch a generic version of AstraZeneca’s asthma inhalation medicine. Budesonide Inhalation Suspension is among medium-sized drugs sold in the United States, with annual sales of around $475 million. It is sold by AstraZeneca under the name...

Lupin launches pneumonia drug Atovaquone in the US

Pharma major Lupin said it has launched pneumonia suspension Atovaquone, a generic substitute for Glaxosmithkline’s Mepron oral suspension. The drug, in the dosage of 750 mg per 5 milliliter, had annual sales of approximately USD 119 million in the US. It is indicated for the prevention...

Lupin’s Nagpur plant passes FDA inspection

Pharma major Lupin said its Nagpur plant has passed a Pre-Approval Inspection by the US Food and Drug Administration without incident. The inspection, carried out in September, was related to the manufacture of Phenytoin Sodium Extended Release capsules to be sold in the US market. Lupin’s Nagpur facility...

Lupin gets US FDA nod for pneumonia drug

Pharmaceuticals manufacturer Lupin said it has received US authorities’ approval to sell pneumonia medicine Atovaquone suspension. The drug had sales of approximately USD 117.4 million per year in the US. The 750 mg/5 mL oral solution is the generic version of GlaxoSmithKline’s Mepron Oral Suspension....

Lupin gets USFDA nod for scalp solution

Pharma Major Lupin announced that it has received final approval from the US Food & Drug Administration to market a generic version of Dovonex Scalp Solution from Leo Pharmaceutical Products Ltd. Calcipotriene Topical Solution is indicated for the topical treatment of chronic, moderately severe psoriasis...