FDA approves Aurobindo’s Micardis HCT generic

FDA approves Aurobindo’s Micardis HCT generic

SILVER SPRING, Md. — The Food and Drug Administration has approved Aurobindo’s generic of Micardis HCT (telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide) tablets, the company announced Friday.

The drug is indicated to treat hypertension and had a market size of $81.9 million for the 12 months ended November 2016, according to QuintilesIMS data.

Aurobindo’s generic will be available in dosage strengths of 40 mg telmistartan/12.5 mg hydrochlorothiazide, 80 mg telmisartan/12.5 mg hydrochlorothiazide and 8- mg telmisartan/25 mg hydrochlorothiazide.

January 20, 2017 | By David Salazar

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January 20, 2017 / Pharma News