IBEF: March 28, 2017
Aurobindo Pharma has obtained the approval of the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) to manufacture and market its product, Meropenem injection 500 mg/vial and 1g/ vial. It is used for treatment of complicated skin and related infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections and bacterial meningitis. The injection is a generic version of Merrem injection, which is manufactured by AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals. The estimated market size for the product stood at US$ 118 million for the 12-month ending January 2017, as per IMS.
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