Zydus' Nesher Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Zydus Pharmaceuticals USA has received the final approval from the USFDA to market Omega-3-Acid Ethyl Esters Capsules USP (US RLD - Lovaza Capsules), 1 gram. Omega-3 acid ethyl esters, a type offatfound infish oil, is used along withdiet and exerciseto help lower levels of a certainbloodfat (triglyceride). It may also raise goodcholesterol(HDL).The drug will be manufactured at Nesher Pharmaceuticals' manufacturing facility located at St. Louis, MO, USA.
The group now has 267 approvals and has so far filed over 360 ANDAs since the commencement of the filing process in FY 2003-04.
Shares of CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.245.3 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 246.1. The total number of shares traded during the day was 78040 in over 1592 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 248.4 and intraday low of 241.6. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 19140029.