Tuesday, April 04, 2023
Endo International plc announced today that one of its operating companies, Par Pharmaceutical, Inc., has begun shipping the authorized generic (AG) version of Merck's Noxafil® (posaconazole) 200 mg/5 mL oral suspension in the U.S.
"Our partnership with Merck underscores our reputation as an industry-leading supplier," said Scott Sims, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Injectable Solutions & Generics at Endo. "This newly available Noxafil® AG dosage form is the latest addition to our generics portfolio—providing patient access to high-quality, lower-cost treatment options."
Endo subsidiary Endo Ventures Limited entered into an exclusive U.S. supply and distribution agreement with a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc. of Rahway, N.J. allowing Par to launch and distribute an authorized generic version of the product. The agreement also included the authorized generic version of Noxafil® delayed-release tablets, 100 mg, which launched in 2019.
Noxafil® is a registered trademark of Merck Sharp & Dohme LLC.