medoxomil


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medoxomil

(mə-dŏk′sə-mĭl′)
n.
A univalent organic group, C5H5O3, chiefly used in combination with olmesartan as a prodrug.
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Indian multinational drug firm Alembic Pharmaceuticals (NSE: APLLTD) has received approval from the US health regulator for its generic Olmesartan Medoxomil and Amlodipine tablets, the company reported on Tuesday.
Mumbai, India-based Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (NSE: GLENMARK) has received final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Olmesartan Medoxomil Tablets, a blood pressure treatment, the company reported on Friday.
Amlodipine + Olmesartan Medoxomil Tablets is part of an ever growing portfolio of products that Ajanta has developed for the US market.
The initial drug classes were thiazide-type diuretics (chlorthalidone was preferred unless advanced CKD was present, and then loop diuretics), calcium channel blockers (amlodipine preferred), ACE inhibitors (lisinopril was preferred), and ARBs (losartan or azilsartan medoxomil preferred).
FDA approves label changes to include intestinal problems (sprue-like enteropathy) linked to blood pressure medicine olmesartan medoxomil.
Food and Drug Administration has approved azilsartan medoxomil with chlorthalidone (Edarbyclor, Takeda) for the treatment of hypertension.
Tribenzor combines amlodipine, marketed by Pfizer as Norvasc, olmesartan medoxomil, marketed by Daiichi Sankyo as Benicar, and a third drug, hydrochlorothiazide.
Losartan (Co-zaar[R]), candesartan (Atacand[R]), irbesartan (Avapro[R]), olmesartan medoxomil (Benicar[R]), valsartan (Diovan[R]), telmisartan (Micardis[R]), and eprosartan (Teveten[R]) are among drugs in this class.
3%) drugs were registered to treat cardiovascular conditions: bosentan (C02KX01), barnidipine (C08CA12), midodrine (C01CA17), dofetilide (C01BD04), ezetimibe (C10AX09), levosimendan (C01CX08), olmesartan medoxomil (C09CA08), and rosuvastatin (C10AA07).
Elsewhere in the regional list, drug group GlaxoSmithKline said it had entered into an agreement with Japanese company Daiichi Sankyo to sell its hypertension drug Olmesartan Medoxomil in India.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a fixed dose combination of two antihypertensives, the calcium channel blocker (CCB) amlodipine besylate (currently marketed by Pfizer as Norvasc) and the angiotensin receptor blocker (ARB) olmesartan medoxomil, or Benicar.