Mylan Pushes FDA To Rule On Ranbaxy's Lipitor ANDA

Law360, New York (March 21, 2011, 1:57 PM EDT) -- Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. is accusing the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of stalling on a decision that could give Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. exclusive rights to market a generic version of the cholesterol drug Lipitor, saying the delay could cost patients millions of dollars.

Mylan, which also wants to make a generic version of Lipitor, filed its lawsuit Friday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. It asks the court to require the FDA to strip India-based Ranbaxy of its eligibility for the exclusive...
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