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Strides gets FDA approval for HIV drug

business Updated: May 17, 2010 16:20 IST

Drug firm Stride Arcolab has received a tentative approval from US health regulator Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for generic drug abacavir sulfate tablets, which are used against HIV infection.

According to the information on the regulator's website, the Indian firm has got the approval for the generic version of the tablets in 300 mg strengths.

Shares of Strides Arcolab were trading at Rs 331 in afternoon trade at Bombay Stock Exchange, down 3.17 per cent from its previous close.