07 December 2021 | News
Midostaurin is launched under the brand name MSTARIN
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Mumbai-based BDR Pharma has announced the launch of India's first generic- Midostaurin under the brand name MSTARIN, which is indicated in rare, hard-to-treat cancers.
The drug is approved for use in combination with standard Daunorubicin & Cytarabine induction and high-dose Cytarabine consolidation chemotherapy, and for patients in complete response followed by Midostaurin single-agent maintenance therapy for adults with newly diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) who are FLT3 mutation-positive.
The drug will have a strength of 25 mg, in the form of capsules.