Zydus receives final approval from the USFDA for Acetazolamide ER Capsules

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 17-01-2019 11:30:00 IST

Zydus Cadila has received the final approval from the USFDA to market Acetazolamide ER Capsules (US RLD — Diamox). It will be manufactured at the group’s formulations manufacturing facility at Moraiya, Ahmedabad.

Acetazolamide is a potent carbonic anhydrase inhibitor. Acetazolamide ER capsules are used to treat certain types of glaucoma (caused by increased ocular pressure) and to treat or prevent altitude sickness (acute mountain sickness).

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Zydus Cadila is an innovative, global pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of healthcare therapies.

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