Hyderabad, India, March 05, 2013
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories (NYSE: RDY) announced today that it has launched Zoledronic Acid Injection (4 mg/5 mL), a bioequivalent generic version of Zometa® (zoledronic acid) 4 mg/5 mL Injection in the US market on March 4, 2013, following the approval by the United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) of Dr. Reddy's ANDA for Zoledronic Acid Injection (4 mg/5 mL).
Dr. Reddy's Zoledronic Acid Injection 4 mg/5mL is available in a single use vial of concentrate.
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About Dr. Reddy's
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (NYSE: RDY) is an integrated global pharmaceutical company, committed to providing affordable and innovative medicines for healthier lives. Through its three businesses -Pharmaceutical Services and Active Ingredients, Global Generics and Proprietary Products- Dr. Reddy's offers a portfolio of products and services including APIs, custom pharmaceutical services, generics, biosimilars, differentiated formulations and NCEs. Therapeutic focus is on gastro-intestinal, cardiovascular, diabetology, oncology, pain management, anti-infective and pediatrics. Major markets include India, USA, Russia and CIS, Germany, UK, Venezuela, S. Africa, Romania, and New Zealand. For more information, log on to:
Zometa® is a registered trademark of Novartis AG
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