Alembic Pharmaceuticals’ (Alembic) joint venture Aleor Dermaceuticals (Aleor) has received tentative approval from the US Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Metronidazole Gel USP, 1%. The approved ANDA is therapeutically equivalent to the reference listed drug product (RLD), Metrogel Gel, 1 %, of Galderma Laboratories LP (Galderma).
Metronidazole Gel USP, 1% has an estimated market size of $32 million for twelve months ending December 2020 according to IQVIA.
Alembic has a cumulative total of 142 ANDA approvals (124 final approvals and 18 tentative approvals) from USFDA.
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