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Approvals Action
Two generics, three OTCs

Posted 12 October 2020 

Other than two new copies of drugs - one already heavily genericised - only three over the counter medicines have been added onto the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG).

The TGA approved Accord Healthcare's statin medication Rosuvastatin Lupin, a generic version of AstraZeneca's PBS-listed Crestor used to prevent cardiovascular disease in certain people.

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