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Par Pharma Begins Shipping Generic Atacand HCT

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Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. today announced that its Par Pharmaceutical, Inc. operating subsidiary has entered into an exclusive U.S. supply and distribution agreement with AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) to distribute the authorized generic version of AstraZeneca's Atacand HCT^® (candesartan cilexetil/hydrochlorothiazide). Par has begun shipping 16/12.5 mg, 32/12.5 mg and 32/25 mg strengths of candesartan cilexetil/ hydrochlorothiazide tablets. According to IMS Health data, annual U.S. sales of Atacand HCT^® are approximately $61 million.

 

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