The plant, which will produce Cardura
monomer, a Versatic acid derivative, will be constructed within an existing manufacturing complex of the company in Onsan.
Commonly used alpha blockers include Minipress, Hytrin, Cardura
The FDA's Cardiovascular and Renal Durgs Advisory Committee addressed the issue in response to a citizen's petition filed on behalf of men on doxazosin, The drug is marketed as Cardura
by Pfizer Inc.
The company has also announced that it is terminating a supply and distribution agreement for Cardura
XL (Pfizer Inc.
Its important products include Norvasc (cardiovascular), Zoloft (antidepressant), Zithromax (antibiotic), Lipitor (cholesterol), Aricept (Alzheimer's), Cardura
(cardiovascular), Diflucan (antifungal), Zyrtec (antihistamine), Viagra (impotence) and Celebrex/Bextra (rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis).
Other key drugs are Viagra, for impotence; Celebrex, for rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis; Zithromax, an antibiotic; Aricept, for Alzheimer's; Cardura
, a cardiovascular medication; Diflucan, an antifungal; and Zyrtec, an antihistamine.
Among ANDAs approved were doxazosin mesylate, the generic equivalent of Cardura
for benign prostatic hyperplasia; paclitaxel, the equivalent of the cancer drug Taxol; and nifedipine, the equivalent of Adalat CC for hypertension.
The combined company's most important product lines from Pfizer are Procardia XL and Norvasc (cardiovascular medications), Zoloft (antidepressant), Zithromax (antibiotic), Aricept (Alzheimer's treatment), Cardura
(cardiovascular), Diflucan (antifungal) and Zyrtec (antihistamine).
Pfizer: Key Pharmaceutical Products PRODUCT CATEGORY SALES (000) Norvasc Hypertension/angina $3,030 Zoloft Depression/anxiety 2,034 Celebrex [*] Arthritis 1,500 Zithromax Anti-infective 1,333 Viagra Erectile dysfunction 1,033 Diflucan Anti-infective 1,002 Cardura
Hypertension/BPH 794 Zyrtec Allergy 552 Aricept [**] Alzheimer's Disease 534 Procardia/XL Hypertension/angina 523 (*.