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Sun Pharma launches Kapspargo Sprinkle formulation in US

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Drug today said it has launched (succinate) extended-release capsules used for the treatment of hypertension, and in the US market.

pellets can be sprinkled over or administered via a nasogastric tube, and are designed to facilitate long-term, once-daily administration, particularly for patients who have difficulty swallowing, said in a BSE filing.

North America said: "capsules may make it easier for patients to take their antihypertensive medication."

This innovative product is the latest example of Sun Pharma's use of advanced technology to create novel formulations of proven medications, he added.

Shares of today closed at Rs 575.60 per scrip on BSE, down 1.58 per cent from their previous close.

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First Published: Mon, August 06 2018. 18:20 IST