Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Canada announces the launch of Reddy-Lenalidomide
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Canada announces the launch of
Reddy-Lenalidomide, one of the first generic medications
of its kind for the Canadian Market
Hyderabad, India and Mississauga, ON, CAN. September 2, 2021 - Dr. Reddy’s Canada and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd., along with its subsidiaries together referred to as “Dr. Reddy’s”) today announces that Reddy-Lenalidomide, a generic equivalent to Revlimid® (lenalidomide) capsules, is approved by Health Canada and has been launched in the Canadian market. Reddy-Lenalidomide is one of the first generic medications of its kind to launch in Canada.
“Our launch of Reddy-Lenalidomide represents our firm commitment to providing access to affordable medicines for Canada’s Multiple Myeloma and Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) patient population,” says Vinod Ramachandran, Ph.D., Vice President and General Manager, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Canada. “Along with this important launch, we are pleased to introduce our Reddy2Assist Platform, which provides convenient one-stop access to assist prescribers and pharmacists with qualification requirements for patients, as well as patient onboarding and registration via Web portal, telephone or fax.”
Reddy-Lenalidomide capsules are available in 2.5 mg, 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, and 25 mg strengths, each in blister packs.