Last Updated on May 8, 2021 by The Health Master
Dr Reddy’s Laboratories announced the launch of Albendazole Tablets, USP, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of Albenza Tablets, 200 mg,approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).
Albendazole is an anthelmintic drug indicated for:
- Treatment of parenchymal neurocysticercosis due to active lesions caused by larval forms of the pork tapeworm, Taenia solium
- Treatment of cystic hydatid disease of the liver, lung, and peritoneum, caused by the larval form of the dog tapeworm, Echinococcus granulosus
The Albenza brand and generic had US sales of approximately $27 million MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in November 2020 according to IQVIA Health*.
Dr Reddy’s Albendazole Tablets, USP are available in 200 mg tablets in bottle count sizes of two.