Several Indian Pharma companies get USFDA nod for Epilepsy Drug
Several Indian Pharmaceutical companies like Glenmark Generics Inc (a subsidiary of Glenmark Pharmaceuticas Limited), Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Aurobindo Pharma Ltd and Lupin Ltd has received the approval from US Food and Drug Administration for Levtiracetam tablets.
*According to IMS Health data for the 12 month period ending September 2008, Levetiracetam tablets recorded sales of USD 1.1 Billion, growing at a rate of 36% over the corresponding period for the previous year. For the 12 month period ending September 2008, Levetiracetam is ranked within the top 5 oral solid anti-epileptic (N3A) products.
January 29, 2009