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Zydus gets tentative US FDA nod to sell pregabalin for seizures, pain

The drug will be produced at the group's formulations manufacturing facility in Moraiya, Ahmedabad

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc has received tentative approval from the US health regulator to market capsules, used for management of certain kinds of seizures, nerve pain and fibromyalgia.

The company has got tentative approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market the drug in the strengths of 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg, 200 mg, 225 mg and 300 mg, Cadila said in a filing.


The drug will be produced at the group's formulations manufacturing facility in Moraiya,

The group has more than 175 approvals and so far filed over 310 abbreviated new drug applications (ANDAs) since it started filings in 2003-04.

Pharmaceuticals Inc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ltd.

of Cadila Healthcare, the listed entity of the group, were up 0.38 per cent at Rs 431.05 per scrip on today.

First Published: Fri, December 01 2017. 14:16 IST
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