Aurobindo Pharma receives final approval for Cetirizine Hydrochloride Syrup (Rx)

Aurobindo Pharma receives final approval for Cetirizine Hydrochloride Syrup (Rx)
17th December 2009
Aurobindo Pharma Limited is pleased to announce that it has received the final approval for Cetirizine Hydrochloride Syrup 1mg/mL (ANDA No 090751) from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA). This approval of Cetirizine Hydrochloride Syrup is under Prescription drug product category

Cetirizine Hydrochloride Syrup 1mg/mL is the generic equivalent of McNeil Consumer Healthcare Zyrtec® Syrup 1mg/mL. Cetirizine Hydrochloride Syrup is indicated for the relief of symptoms associated with seasonal allergic rhinitis in adults and children above 2 years of age and falls under the Anti-Allergic segment.

Aurobindo has a total of 110 ANDA approvals (82 Final approvals and 28 Tentative approvals) from USFDA

About Aurobindo Pharma Limited:

Aurobindo Pharma Limited (, headquartered at Hyderabad, India, manufactures generic pharmaceuticals and active pharmaceutical ingredients. The company's manufacturing facilities are approved by several leading regulatory agencies like US FDA, UK MHRA, WHO, Health Canada, MCC South Africa, ANVISA Brazil. The company's robust product portfolio is spread over 6 major therapeutic/product areas encompassing Antibiotics, Anti-Retrovirals, CVS, CNS, Gastroenterologicals, and Anti-Allergics, supported by an outstanding R&D set-up. The Company is marketing these products globally, in over 125 countries.
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