Lupin receives FDA approval for generic Dovonex Scalp Solution

Lupin receives FDA approval for generic Dovonex Scalp Solution

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Pharma Major Lupin announced that it has received final approval for its Calcipotriene Topical Solution, 0.005% (Scalp Solution) from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market a generic version of Dovonex Scalp Solution, 0.005% of Leo Pharmaceutical Products Ltd.

Lupin’s Calcipotriene Topical Solution, 0.005% (Scalp Solution) is the AT rated generic equivalent of Leo Pharmaceutical Products Ltd’s Dovonex Scalp Solution, 0.005%. It is indicated for the topical treatment of chronic, moderately severe psoriasis of the scalp.

Calcipotriene Topical Solution, 0.005% (Scalp Solution) had annual sales of approximately USD 5.9 million in the US (IMS MAT October 2017).