Eli Lilly launches new drug administering device
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 20, 2010, 00:00

New Delhi: Drug firm ELi Lilly and Company
Friday announced the launch of new drug administering device,
used in the treatment of patient suffering from Osteoporosis
in India.

"The new advance device `Forteo Pen` for Osteoporosis
patients would enable easy administration of their treatment
on a day-to-day basis," the company said in a statement.

The newly designed Forteo Pen includes a larger and wider
body and takes fewer steps to complete the injection process.

"Lilly is committed to improving the lives of patients
through the development of effective treatment delivery
mechanism," ELi Lilly India CMD Sandeep Gupta said.

This is the second device that Lilly has launched in
India in a couple of weeks after the launch of its `Humalog K
wikPen` in the diabetes segment, Gupta said.

ELi Lilly is one of leading global drug companies.


First Published: Tuesday, April 20, 2010, 00:00

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