Teva Generics announces Generic Soolantra

Teva Generics has announced that they are now selling a generic version of Soolantra, branded as Ivermectin Cream 1%. This generic formulation of Ivermectin is indicated for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of rosacea – that is the papules and pustules common to rosacea sufferers.

Teva Announces the U.S. Launch of its Generic Version of SOOLANTRA® (ivermectin) Cream, 1% for Once Daily Treatment of Rosacea

June 16, 2021 07:36 AM Eastern Daylight Time


TEL AVIV, Israel & PARSIPPANY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Teva Pharmaceuticals, a U.S. affiliate of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA), today announced the U.S. launch of its generic version of once daily SOOLANTRA (ivermectin) Cream, 1% for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of rosacea.

With nearly 550 generic medicines available, Teva has the largest portfolio of FDA-approved generic products on the market. Currently, 1 in 11 generic prescriptions dispensed in the U.S. is filled with a Teva generic product.

SOOLANTRA had annual sales of more than $115 million in the U.S., according to IQVIA data as of April 2021.

About Ivermectin Cream 1%

Ivermectin cream, 1% is a prescription medicine used for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of rosacea.

How do I get Generic Soolantra?

Teva Generics tells us that you should be able to request their generic prescription products in most pharmacies across the US. If you are able to source Teva Generics Ivermectin Cream 1%, please leave a comment below and let us know how much you were required to pay. Thanks.

Galderma, the makers of Soolantra had sales of $155m (up from $120m in 2019) in the last year according to the press release. We know that Soolantra can cost as much as $275 a tube for 30gm, so rosacea sufferers will be looking price relief from Teva Generic’s 45gm version.

See the product page for Generic Soolantra, labelled as Ivermectin Cream, at Teva Generics.

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  1. Comment via email.

    “Hi David,

    just finished reading this email. I am from Western Australia and developed really bad facial rosacea middle of last year and was put on Soolantra with great results after using a few other creams. I paid nothing like what you pay in the states it cost me $52 Australian dollars and was given many sample tubes by GP before I bought it.

    I wonder if people in the states can order it online from Australia.

    Kind Regards
    Kathy”

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