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Lupin gets USFDA nod for potassium deficiency treatment drug


Lupin gets USFDA nod for potassium deficiency treatment drug

Pharma major Lupin’s US arm Gavis Pharmaceuticals LLC has received final approval from the USFDA for its generic version of Upsher-Smith Labs’ Klor-Con tablets used for treating potassium deficiency in blood.

The approval by the US health regulator for potassium chloride extended-release tablets USP are for multiple strengths of 8 mEq (600 mg) and 10 mEq (750 mg), Lupin said in a statement.

The tablets, which is an electrolyte, is used in treatment of patients with hypokalemia (potassium deficiency), with or without metabolic alkalosis; in digitalis intoxication and in patients with hypokalemic familial periodic paralysis.



Source: PTI
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