HYDERABAD, India & PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY) announced today that it has launched Metaxalone Tablets, USP 800 mg, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Skelaxin® (metaxalone) Tablets, approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).
The Skelaxin® brand and generic had U.S. sales of approximately $139 million MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in July 2017 according to IMS Health*.
Dr. Reddy’s Metaxalone Tablets, USP 800 mg are available in the bottle count size of 100.
Skelaxin® is a trademark of King Pharmaceuticals Research and Development, Inc.
*IMS National Sales Perspective: Retail and Non-Retail MAT July 2017
About Dr. Reddy’s: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY) is an integrated pharmaceutical company, committed to providing affordable and innovative medicines for healthier lives. Through its three businesses - Pharmaceutical Services & Active Ingredients, Global Generics and Proprietary Products – Dr. Reddy’s offers a portfolio of products and services including APIs, custom pharmaceutical services, generics, biosimilars and differentiated formulations. Our major therapeutic areas of focus are gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, diabetology, oncology, pain management and dermatology. Dr. Reddy’s operates in markets across the globe. Our major markets include – USA, India, Russia & CIS countries, and Europe. For more information, log on to: www.drreddys.com
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