Perrigo, Tris Pharma launch generic cough-cold product


ALLEGAN, Mich., and MONMOUTH JUNCTION, N.J. — Perrigo and Tris Pharma have launched a private-label version of Delsym extended-release oral liquid suspension containing dextromethorphan polistirex.

The comapnies said the product, which is indicated for the temporary treatment of cough due to minor throat and bronchial irritation, will be marketed under major U.S. retailer and wholesalers' store brands or own label brands.

"We are excited to partner with Tris Pharma and bring this first ever store-brand extended-release liquid cough-cold product to our retail and store brand customers' portfolios in time for the season," Perrigo president and CEO Joseph Papa said. "This launch continues to demonstrate our commitment to making quality healthcare more affordable for consumers."

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