Breckenridge Announces Approval of Anastrozole Tablets

Jun 28, 2010, 19:15 ET from Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.

BOCA RATON, Fla., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. announced today that they will launch Anastrozole 1mg Tablets.  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted final approval for the Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for this first time generic, which is being supplied under a licensing agreement. Anastrozole Tablets are AB rated to Arimidex®, a billion dollar cancer drug marketed by AstraZeneca.  Breckenridge will launch the product today.

About Breckenridge:

Breckenridge Pharmaceutical is a privately held pharmaceutical marketing, research and development company founded in 1983 that markets a broad range of Generic prescription products in many therapeutic categories; including several unique ValuBrand™ products. The Breckenridge label is recognized by Wholesalers, Distributors, Chains, and Managed Care Accounts, as well as Retail Pharmacies nationwide. The company markets multiple ANDA's, in a variety of dosage forms including: Tablets, Capsules, Soft Gel Capsules, Liquids, and Powders. Breckenridge was recently honored as a 50th Anniversary DIANA award winner for "Best Overall Generic Products Manufacturer" by the HDMA in October 2009.

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