Posted from: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 12:09 PM - Present

Generic Aggrenox Launched

July 1, 2015 - Teva Pharmaceuticals launched the first U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved AB-rated generic to Aggrenox (aspirin/extended release dipyridamole capsules). Originally manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim and approved by the FDA on August 14, 2009, aspirin/dipyridamole is used to reduce the risk of stroke in patients who have had transient ischemia of the brain or completed ischemic stroke due to thrombosis. Similar to Aggrenox, Teva’s generic is available in 25mg/200mg extended-release capsules, and is recommended to be taken as one capsule twice daily (morning and evening) with or without food.

 

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