Profile: Cipla Ltd (CIPL.BO)
CIPL.BO on Bombay Stock Exchange
6 Dec 2013
6 Dec 2013
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Cipla Limited is a pharmaceutical company. During the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012 (fiscal 2012), it introduced a number of new drugs and formulations, such as Adgain (vital nutritional supplement for hair loss); Capnea (caffeine citrate injection and oral solution) for apnoea of prematurity in infants; Caspogin (caspofungin acetate injection) for new antifungal for life-threatening fungal infections; Endobloc (ambrisentan tablets); Esomac (esomeprazole tablets); Evocort (formoterol and mometasone rotacaps)-new once-daily asthma controller therapy; Isablac (lactulose and isphaghula husk granules), and Ivabeat (ivabradine tablets) drug for coronary artery disease and chronic heart failure. In July 2013, the Company acquired Cipla Medpro South Africa Limited. In November 2013, the Company’s wholly owned step down subsidiary Meditab Holdings Limited, acquired an additional 14.5% interest in Quality Chemical Industries Limited (QCIL) and now held 51.05% interest in QCIL.