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Generic Tricor could boost Lupin in the US but shadow on Antara

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Lupin has introduced fenofibrate tablets 48mg and 145mg, generic versions of Abbott's TriCor, on the US market, in what’s seen as a ‘material’ launch for the Indian firm in the short term. The genericisation of Tricor, though, could also potentially dull the prospects of Lupin’s Antara (fenofibrate capsules 43mg and 130mg) brand there, some analysts said.

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