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Nelarabine Injection ensures access to a lifesaving treatment that historically has been in shortage.

The company plans to expand its manufacturing capacity at the Research Triangle Park facility in North Carolina to support increased demand for its key diabetes drugs. It has been struggling to meet high demand for the drugs Trulicity and Mounjaro, especially due to production of multiple dosage forms for each of them.

Shortages of antibiotics have been reported in 26 European countries, according to the European Medicines Agency, in part due to the unseasonably early surge in respiratory infections.

The company said today it would take legal action against some pharmaceutical companies after noticing that some manufacturers were supplying COVID-19 drugs to some provinces and cities saying the medicines were authorized by Merck.