Availability of Cefixime 400 mg Tablets -- United States, April 2008

April 2008
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;4/25/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 16, p435
This article reports on the availability of cefixime 400 milligram tablets in the U.S. starting April 2008. Lupin Pharmaceuticals Inc. will be providing the drug. The firm received Food and Drug Administration approval in February 2004 to manufacture and market cefixime. Its availability had been limited since July 2002, when Wyeth Pharmaceuticals discontinued manufacturing cefixime tablets.


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