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PITTSBURGH — The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for epilepsy made by Mylan, the drug maker said.
The FDA approved Mylan's levetiracetam extended-release tablets in the 500-mg and 750-mg strengths.
The drug is a generic version of UCB's Keppra XR, used to treat partial onset seizures in epilepsy patients ages 16 years and older.
Various versions of the drug had sales of about $162.8 million during the 12-month period ended in September, according to IMS Health.