BAUDETTE, Minn., Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("ANI") (ANIP) today announced the launch of Terbutaline Sulfate Tablets USP, 2.5mg and 5mg, an authorized generic of Brethine®. The current annual U.S. market for this product is approximately $11 million, according to Iqvia. Prior to ANI's launch there was only one supplier of the product in the U.S. market.
ANI acquired the NDA for Brethine® (terbutaline sulfate) tablets in December 2016.
Arthur S. Przybyl, ANI's President and CEO stated, "ANI continues to successfully execute on our strategy of re-commercializing products from our portfolio of acquired discontinued ANDAs and NDAs. Terbutaline sulfate is our seventh generic product introduction in 2018."
About Terbutaline Sulfate Tablets USP
Terbutaline sulfate is indicated for the prevention and reversal of bronchospasm in patients 12 years of age and older with asthma and reversible bronchospasm associated with bronchitis and emphysema.
ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (the "Company" or "ANI") is an integrated specialty pharmaceutical company developing, manufacturing, and marketing branded and generic prescription pharmaceuticals. The Company's targeted areas of product development currently include narcotics, oncolytics (anti-cancers), hormones and steroids, and complex formulations involving extended release and combination products. For more information, please visit our website www.anipharmaceuticals.com.
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