by Medindia Content Team on  May 23, 2006 at 6:16 PM Corporate News
FDA Gives Preliminary Nod To Cipla And Sun Drugs
A U.S. Food and Drug Administration statement has said that drug maker Cipla Ltd. has been given tentative approval for its generic AIDS drug nevirapine that is to be marketed in a tablet form.

Sun Pharma Ltd has also received similar approval for ondansetron in the injection form.

Ondansetron is used to prevent of nausea and vomiting following chemotherapy or radiation therapy for cancer. The drug is the generic equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's Zofran injection.

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