×
Home Companies Industry Politics Money Opinion LoungeMultimedia Science Education Sports TechnologyConsumerSpecialsMint on Sunday
×

Pharma | Natco plans paediatric version of Tamiflu

Pharma | Natco plans paediatric version of Tamiflu
Comment E-mail Print Share
First Published: Tue, Sep 22 2009. 11 58 PM IST
Updated: Tue, Sep 22 2009. 11 58 PM IST
Hyderabad: Natco Pharma Ltd plans to launch in a month paediatric version of generic Tamiflu (oseltamivir) used to treat swine flu, said chief financial officer Bhaskara Narayana. On Monday, the company had launched here Natflu, a generic version of Tamiflu, priced Rs480 per 10 tablets.
“At present, 75mg tablets are adult’s dosage and we are planning to launch the drug as syrup, which is paediatric dose,” he said. Natco Pharma has entered into a pact with pharmacy chain MedPlus Pharmacy to sell the tablets.
Comment E-mail Print Share
First Published: Tue, Sep 22 2009. 11 58 PM IST