Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories announces the launch of Testosterone Gel, 1.62% (20.25 mg/1.25 g pump actuation) in the U.S. Market
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. (BSE: 500124, NSE: DRREDDY, NYSE: RDY, along with its subsidiaries together referred to as “Dr. Reddy’s”) today announced the launch of Testosterone Gel 1.62%, a therapeutic equivalent generic version of AndroGel® testosterone gel) 1.62%, approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).
The AndroGel ® (testosterone gel) brand and generic had U.S. sales of approximately $815.6 million MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in February 2019 according to IQVIA Health*.
Dr. Reddy’s Testosterone Gel 1.62% (20.25 mg/1.25 g pump actuation) is available in a net quantity of 88 g pump which dispenses 20.25 mg of testosterone per actuation. Each metered-dose pump is capable of
dispensing 60 metered pump actuations.
WARNING: SECONDARY EXPOSURE TO TESTOSTERONE
See full prescribing information for complete warning.
Virilization has been reported in children who were secondarily exposed to testosterone gel.
Children should avoid contact with unwashed or unclothed application sites in men using testosterone gel.
Healthcare providers should advise patients to strictly adhere to the recommended instructions for use.