by Medindia Content Team on  June 23, 2006 at 5:32 PM Drug News
Lupin Gets USFDA Approval For Quinapril Tablets
Pharmaceutical company Lupin Ltd today said it has recieved the final approval from USFDA to market its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) of hypertension medicine Quinapril in US.

The company informed the Bombay Stock Exchange that the approval is for the multiple dosages of strengths 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg and 40 mg.

Quinapril is a AB-rated generic equivalent of Pfizer's hypertension drug Accupril and its market is estimated to be about 300 million dollars in the US till December 2005.

This is the company's 13th ANDA aprroval by USFDA till date and third in the current fiscal.

(Source:PTI News)

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