Navigation Links
Prasco® Selected as Eli Lilly and Company's Authorized Generics Partner
Date:10/20/2011

CINCINNATI, Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prasco Laboratories, announced today it has signed a marketing and distribution agreement with Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) to market the Authorized Generic version of ZYPREXA® (olanzapine) Tablets and ZYPREXA® ZYDIS (olanzapine) Orally Disintegrating Tablets, in the U.S.

Prasco will begin distribution of both products upon the first ANDA entrant into the market.  Prasco will market all six strengths of Olanzapine Tablets 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg and 20 mg.  Olanzapine Orally Disintegrating Tablets will be available in 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, and 20 mg strengths. The financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

"Prasco's passion to bring high quality, low cost prescription drugs to consumers continues to expand," said Prasco Chief Executive Officer E. Thomas Arington. "We are especially excited to welcome Eli Lilly and Company to our Prasco family of partners."

Prasco is established as the Authorized Generics company, having brought more Authorized Generics to market than any other company by offering generic products that are identical to the Brand product. "Prasco partnerships with brand companies offer alternatives for consumers and pharmacists that are specific and measurable. This is especially true with the Olanzapine launch through our new Lilly relationship," Arington concluded.  

Olanzapine Tablets are therapeutically equivalent and substitutable for the brand ZYPREXA.  Olanzapine Orally Disintegrating Tablets are therapeutically equivalent and substitutable for the brand ZYPREXA ZYDIS.  

For additional information about ZYPREXA and ZYPREXA ZYDIS, please see Full Prescribing Information including Box Warning at http://pi.lilly.com/us/zyprexa-pi.pdf and Medication Guide at http://pi.lilly.com/us/zyprexa-medguide.pdf.

About Prasco Laboratories - Prasco, the Authorized Generics company, is the privately held healthcare company located in Mason, Ohio, that specializes in Authorized Generics. Prasco Authorized Generics provide patients with the identical brand drug experience at a price that competes with generics. Prasco Authorized Generics also simplify interactions between pharmacists and consumers because they are identical to branded drugs. Moreover, Prasco Authorized Generics offer brand pharmaceutical companies a strategic lifecycle management solution.

Prasco sells its product line through the major distribution channels, and operates from a cGMP compliant, VAWD certified 160,000 sq. ft. office and distribution center including DEA-approved capabilities for Schedule II-V controlled drug products and cold-chain distribution. For more information, visit www.prasco.com.

For additional information about ZYPREXA and/or ZYPREXA ZYDIS, please contact:  Stefanie Prodouz, Manager, Lilly Bio-Medicines Communications | 317.224.5331.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Prasco Laboratories
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Prasco® Launches Authorized Generic with Shionogi Inc.
2. Prasco® Announces Authorized Generic Agreement with Shionogi Inc.
3. Prasco Named Exclusive U.S. Distributor for Selected Aspen Branded Products
4. Christine Pierre Selected as "Professional Woman of the Year"
5. Dr. Paul Farmer Selected as 2011 Pro Bono Humanum Honoree by Prix Galien USA
6. Coloplast Selected By LifeScience Alley to Host Minnesota Medical Device Panel
7. BioSurplus Selected to Auction $10 Million in Lab Equipment
8. Linet Multicare® Hospital Bed Selected to Participate in National Program Highlighting Commitment to Healthcare Performance Improvement, Innovation
9. Dr. Jay Yadav, CardioMEMS Founder & CEO, Selected as a Finalist for 2011 Business Person of the Year Award
10. Selected Value Therapeutics Exercises Right to Develop and Commercialize ENMD-2076 in China
11. Apricoxib Prolongs Time-to-Progression and Overall Survival in Biomarker-Selected NSCLC Patients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/23/2016)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... offering. The current unmet ... for MedImmune to enter. The US ageing population creates a ... considerable growth for effective anti-influenza medications. The introduction of a ... development is still in its infancy. Key ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... and BOGOTA, Colombia , June 23, 2016  Astellas today announced the establishment of Astellas Farma ... as the company,s second affiliate in Latin America . ... ... Astellas Farma Colombia ... ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 Research and Markets has ... Global Analysis (United States, China, Japan, Brazil, United Kingdom, ... their offering. Surgical ... business planners, provides surgical procedure volume data in a ... an in-depth analysis of growth drivers and inhibitors, including ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... PawPaws brand pet supplements ... was developed to enhance the health of felines. The formula is all-natural and is ... herbs in the PawPaws Cat Kidney Support Supplement Soft Chews are Astragalus ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... once they have been diagnosed with endometriosis. These women need a treatment plan ... require a comprehensive approach that can help for preservation of fertility and ultimately ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... Austin residents ... the American College of Mohs Surgery and to Dr. Russell Peckham for medical and ... highly effective treatment for skin cancer. The selective fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery completed ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... Viejo, California (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... to fit their specific project," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. ... fully customizable and all within Final Cut Pro X . Simply select a ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... As a ... Magna Cum Laude and his M.D from the David Geffen School of Medicine at ... returned to Los Angeles to complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the UCLA-Olive View-Cedars ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):