Reddy's Laboratories has announced the launch of esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules USP, 20 mg, an over-the-counter, therapeutic equivalent, generic version of Nexium 24HR capsules, in the U.S.
(NYSE: LCI) has received approval of its Abbreviated New Drug Application for Esomeprazole Magnesium
Delayed-Release Capsules USP, 20 mg and 40 mg, from from the US Food and Drug Administration, the company said.
Healthcare company Perrigo Company plc (NYSE:PRGO) (TASE:PRGO) reported on Monday the receipt of final approval from the US Food & Drug Administration for the store brand OTC equivalent of Nexium 24HR (esomeprazole magnesium
Last summer, Mylan NV launched esomeprazole magnesium
delayed-release capsules USP, 20 mg and 40 mg, the generic version of Nexium.
Strategic partnerships have also helped some companies - notably Cipla's tie up with Teva which made it sole supplier of the generic drug Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium
) in the US.
Camber Pharmaceuticals has debuted its Esomeprazole Magnesium
Delayed-Release Capsules in 20- and 40-milligram strengths.
The implications of these changes can be demonstrated using the API assay method for esomeprazole magnesium
. For this method, the column designated is 125x4mm or 150x4.6mm, 5 [micro]m packing L7 R-8; alternatively a 150x3.9mm column, 4 [micro]m packing L1 may be used.
Image: NEXIUM(TM) (esomeprazole magnesium
) 40 mg and 20 mg 30-count capsule bottles.
Nexium 24HR, the nonprescription version of AstraZeneca's Nexium (esomeprazole magnesium
), is the most recent switched-category addition.
(5) Here we present a case of a 51-year-old woman with a prior history of GERD, treated with esomeprazole magnesium
, who presented to the emergency department with rapidly progressive spontaneous gas gangrene and necrotizing fasciitis caused by Clostridium septicum and died within hours of her presentation to the hospital.
MEDICATIONS THAT MAY AFFECT CALCIUM ABSORPTION Loop diuretics Furosemide (Lasix), bumetanide (Bumex), torsemide (Demadex) Cortico steroids Cortisone, prednisone, prednisolone (Prelone), methylprednisolone (Medrol) Heartburn medications Esomeprazole magnesium
(Nexium), omeprazole (Prilosec), lansoprazole (Prevacid), cimetidine (Tagamet), ranitidine hydrochloride (Zantac) Laxatives Ex-Lax, Correctol If you are taking a medication that affects calcium absorption, Dr.