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Tentative Approval Granted for Sumatriptan Succinate

PITTSBURGH, May 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mylan Laboratories Inc. (NYSE: MYL) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted tentative approval for Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s Abbreviated New Drug Application for Sumatriptan Succinate Tablets 25 mg (base), 50 mg (base) and 100 mg (base).

Sumatriptan Succinate Tablets are indicated for the acute treatment of migraine headaches. They are the generic version of GlaxoSmithKline's Imitrex® Tablets, which had annual U.S. sales of approximately $878 million as of March 31, 2006.

Source: Mylan Laboratories Inc.

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