Lupin receives FDA approval for Doxercalciferol Injection

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 05-11-2018 16:00:00 IST

Pharma major Lupin has received approval for its Doxercalciferol Injection, 4 mcg/2 mL (2 mcg/mL) Multi-dose Vials from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market a generic version of Sanofi Genzyme’s Hectorol Injection.

Lupin’s Doxercalciferol Injection, 4 mcg/2 mL (2 mcg/mL) Multi-dose Vial is the generic version of Genzyme’s Hectorol Injection. It is indicated for the treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism in patients with chronic kidney disease on dialysis.

Doxercalciferol Injection, 4 mcg/2 mL (2 mcg/mL) Multi-dose Vials had annual sales of approximately USD 133 million in the US (IQVIA MAT September 2018).

About Lupin Limited:


Lupin is an innovation led transnational pharmaceutical company developing and delivering a wide range of branded & generic formulations, biotechnology products and APIs globally. The Company is a significant player in the Cardiovascular, Diabetology, Asthma, Pediatric, CNS, GI, Anti-Infective and NSAID space and holds global leadership position in the Anti-TB segment.


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