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MUMBAI, India — The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic Alzheimer’s disease treatment from Sun Pharmaceutical Industries.
Sun said Thursday that the FDA had approved its galantamine hydrobromide extended-release capsules in the 8-mg, 16-mg and 24-mg strengths.
The drug is a generic version of Johnson & Johnson’s Razadyne ER, which has annual sales of about $50 million, according to Sun.