Alembic Pharmaceuticals receives USFDA approval for Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets

Alembic Pharmaceuticals receives USFDA approval for Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets

Jun 06, 2019 09:06 IST capital market

Alembic Pharmaceuticals announced that the Company has received approval from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets USP, 2.5 mg/100 mg and 50 mg/200 mg. The approved ANDA is therapeutically equivalent to the reference listed drug (RLD), Sinemet CR Tablets, 25 mg/100 mg and 50 mg/200 mg, of Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets, USP are indicated in the treatment of Parkinsons disease, post-encephalitic parkinsonism, and symptomatic parkinsonism that may follow carbon monoxide intoxication or manganese intoxication.

Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets USP, 25 mg/100 mg and 50 mg/200 mg have an estimated market size of US$ 24 million for twelve months ending December 2018 according to IQVIA.

Carbidopa and Levodopa Extended-Release Tablets USP, 25 mg/100 mg and 50 mg/200 mg have an estimated market size of US$ 24 million for twelve months ending December 2018 according to IQVIA.

Powered by Capital Market - Live News

Related Story