Sagent launches generic antibiotic
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. — Sagent Pharmaceuticals has launched a generic antibiotic, the company said.
The generic drug maker announced the launch of oxacillin for injection. The drug is a semi-synthetic penicillin used to treat infections caused by penicillinase-producing staphylococci bacteria that have demonstrated susceptibility to the drug.
The drug had sales of $29 million during the 12-month period ended in May, according to IMS Health.