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Eugia Pharma receives USFDA Approval for Amphotericin B Liposome for Injection

Posted On : 2022-11-18 11:54:32( TIMEZONE : IST )

Eugia Pharma receives USFDA Approval for Amphotericin B Liposome for Injection

Aurobindo Pharma Limited has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary company, Eugia Pharma Specialities Limited, has received a final approval from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for Amphotericin B Liposome for Injection, 50 mg. Amphotericin B Liposome for Injection, 50 mg/vial Single-Dose Vial to be bioequivalent and therapeutically equivalent to the reference listed drug (RLD), AmBisome Liposome for Injection, 50 mg/vial, of Astellas Pharma US, Inc.. The product is expected to be launched by Q4 FY23. The approved product has an estimated market size of around US$ 145 million for the twelve months ending September 2022, according to IQVIA.

This is a partnership product from TTY Biopharm Company Limited and will be manufactured at their Taiwan facility and marketed by Eugia Pharma.

This is the 152nd ANDA (including 10 tentative approvals received) out of Eugia Pharma Speciality Group (EPSG) facilities, manufacturing both oral and sterile specialty products.

Amphotericin B Liposome for Injection is indicated for the following conditions:

- Empirical therapy for presumed fungal infection in febrile, neutropenic patients.

- Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis in HIV-infected patients.

- Treatment of patients with Aspergillus species, Candida species and/or Cryptococcus species infections (see above for the treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis) refractory to amphotericin B deoxycholate, or in patients where renal impairment or unacceptable toxicity precludes the use of amphotericin B deoxycholate.

- Treatment of visceral leishmaniasis. In immunocompromised patients with visceral leishmaniasis treated with amphotericin B liposome for injection, relapse rates were high following initial clearance of parasites.

Shares of Aurobindo Pharma Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs. 474.10 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 478.10. The total number of shares traded during the day was 77855 in over 3386 trades.

The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 483.40 and intraday low of 472.55. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 37126006.00.

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