generic equivalent

generic equivalent

a drug product sold under its generic name whose active ingredients are identical in chemical composition to one or more others sold under trademark. Inactive ingredients may not be the same.

ge·ner·ic sub·sti·tu·tion

(jĕ-ner'ik sŭb'sti-tū'shŭn)
The dispensing of a chemically equivalent, less expensive drug in place of a brand-name or proprietary product.
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Flumazenil Injection is the generic equivalent for HLR Technology's Romazicon(R) Injection, a product used to reverse the sedative effects of benzodiazepines.
While the company continues to manufacture its products in the normal course, shipments of its approved new generic equivalent of Ketaset, a feline anesthetic, and approval of a new generic equivalent of RECOVR, a large animal antihistamine, are withheld until these deficiencies are corrected.
Teva's Rabeprazole Sodium Delayed-Release Tablets are the AB-rated generic equivalent of Eisai's acid pump inhibitor Aciphex[R] Tablets.
Gabapentin Capsules are the generic equivalent of Pfizer's anticonvulsant, Neurontin(R) Capsules.
reached an out of court settlement on generic Tagamet (cimetidine) late yesterday allowing Novopharm to begin selling its generic equivalent as scheduled on May 18.
AMEX:LCI), a manufacturer of generic pharmaceuticals, announced today that it will shortly commence distributing Meloxicam, the generic equivalent of Boehringer Ingelheim's Mobic([R]).
s Spanish subsidiary, Laboratorios Davur, has a current registration and markets a generic equivalent to Bayer's branded product, Cipro(R) in 250 mg.
Triazolam is the generic equivalent of Upjohn's Halcion , an anti- anxiety drug with U.
Teva's Ondansetron Injection products are the AP-rated generic equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline's antiemetic Zofran[R] Injection.
is the generic equivalent of Sandoz's brand name product Visken(R).
Upon final approval, Teva's Risperidone Oral Solution will be the AA-rated generic equivalent of Risperdal[R] Oral Solution, a product indicated for treatment of schizophrenia and acute manic or mixed episodes associated with Bipolar I Disorder.
The approval for Clemastine Fumarate Syrup, received by the Company's Barre-National subsidiary, is the generic equivalent to the branded product, Tavist, which has annual sales of more than $24 million.

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