Oceanside Pharmaceuticals, part of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE: VRX), today announced that it has now launched chlordiazepoxide hydrochloride and clidinium bromide, an authorized generic (AG) version of Librax®. Oceanside has received its first orders and expects to be a significant player in the Librax® generic market.
"Valeant's Oceanside unit has become an important division of our U.S. business with its successful launch and distribution of 5% fluorouracil, Valeant's authorized generic of Efudex®," stated J. Michael Pearson, chairman and chief executive officer. "Oceanside currently maintains a 55% market share of its Efudex® AG and plans to retain this leadership position in the future. With the industry experience we have had with Efudex® AG, we believe that we can successfully grow a strong market position with the launch of Librax® AG."
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International