Dr Reddy’s Labs launches Capecitabine tablets in US market

Hyderabad | Updated on February 17, 2021 Published on February 17, 2021

The tablets are available in 150/500 mg strengths

Dr Reddy’s Laboratories has announced the launch of Capecitabine Tablets, USP, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Xeloda (capecitabine) Tablets approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).

The Xeloda brand and generic had US sales of approximately $90 million MAT for the most recent twelve months ending October 2020, according to IQVIA Health.

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Dr Reddy’s Capecitabine Tablets are available in 150 mg and 500 mg strengths in bottle count sizes of 60 and 120, respectively.

Patients receiving concomitant capecitabine and oral coumarin-derivative anticoagulant therapy should have their anticoagulant response monitored frequently in order to adjust the anticoagulant dose accordingly, it said in a statement.

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Published on February 17, 2021
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