vancomycin HCl

vancomycin HCl,

n brand name: Vancocin;
class: glucopeptide-type antiinfective;
action: inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis;
uses: resistant staphylococcal infections, pseudo-membranous colitis, staphylococcal enterocolitis, endocarditis prophylaxis for dental procedures.
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Contract Awarded for Supply of Sterile Vancomycin HCL
Pharmaceutical company ANI Pharmaceuticals (NasdaqCM:ANIP) reported on Wednesday the availability of Vancomycin HCl 125mg and 250mg capsules in a 50 count bottle for treatment of C.
The company said the 50 count bottle of Vancomycin HCl capsules accounts for approximately 40% of the Vancomycin capsule volume
03%), Quinine Sulfate Capsules (Qualaquin), Celecoxib Capsules (Celebrex), Vancomycin HCl Capsules (Vancocin), Amlodipine+ Valsartan+ HCTZ Tablets (Exforge HCT) and Azithromycin Tablets (Zithromax).
Akorn also said that through its Akorn-Strides joint venture, it has started making a version of vancomycin HCL for injection, an antibiotic used against life-threatening infections.
In addition, the Company has commenced the manufacturing of Vancomycin HCL for Injection 5gm / vial in its Decatur, IL plant on a contract basis for sale through its joint venture subsidiary, Akorn-Strides.
WASHINGTON -- Akorn-Strides LLC has received Food and Drug Administration approval for sterile vancomycin HCl 500-mg/vial and 1-gram/ vial and sterile vancomycin HCl 5-gram/vial pharmacy bulk packages.
Sterile vancomycin HCl is indicated for treating potentially life-threatening infections that cannot be treated with other antimicrobial drugs, including penicillins and cephalosporins.
Food and Drug Administration has granted approvals for two Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDAs) for Sterile Vancomycin HCl USP, 500 mg/vial, 1 g/vial and Sterile Vancomycin HCl USP, 5 g/vial Pharmacy Bulk Package.
Sterile Vancomycin HCl is an antibiotic indicated for the treatment of potentially life-threatening infections which cannot be treated with other effective antimicrobial drugs, including the penicillins and cephalosporins.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has posted draft guidance for establishing bioequivalence (BE) for vancomycin HCl capsules.
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